Applied Statistics, Mathematical statistics, Probability
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Swarthmore College invites applications for a tenure track position as an Assistant Professor in Statistics beginning Fall 2019. The department consists of 14 members: 3 statisticians and 11 mathematicians and is part of a small college with an all-undergraduate student population of 1600. The teaching load for a tenure-track faculty starting in 2019 will be four courses a year. It is often possible to teach multiple sections of the same course in a given semester.
Applicants should have, or be close to obtaining, a Ph.D. in statistics. They should also have a record of excellence in both scholarship and undergraduate teaching.
How to Apply:
Applications should include a cover letter that addresses how the applicant’s teaching and scholarship could thrive in and positively influence an undergraduate-only institution. Applications should also include a curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, and three letters of recommendation, including at least one specifically commenting on teaching.
Please submit all application materials to http://www.mathjobs.org. Only if this is not possible, send the materials to Stat Search Committee, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Swarthmore College, 500 College Ave, Swarthmore, PA 19081-1390. Inquiries about the position may be sent to email@example.com, which will be checked every few days throughout the search.
All completed applications received by October 15, 2018 will receive full consideration.
About Swarthmore College
Swarthmore College is a highly selective liberal arts college, located in the suburbs of Philadelphia, whose mission combines academic rigor with social responsibility. Founded in 1864 by the Society of Friends, Swarthmore was one of the earliest coeducational colleges in the United States. Although it no longer has any religious affiliation, it still maintains close ties with Haverford and Bryn Mawr Colleges through a Tri-college consortium. Swarthmore has a strong commitment to inclusive excellence through diversity in its educational program and employment practices. The College actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society, both within and outside the department.