Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics
Location: Haverford, Pennsylvania
Type: Full Time
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
The Haverford College Department of Mathematics and Statistics (http://www.haverford.edu/math) invites applications for up to three full-time positions at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor beginning Fall 2024, with two of the positions renewable for three years in total and the last position renewable for a second year. Haverford College is a leading liberal arts college located 9 miles from the center of Philadelphia. The idyllic residential campus is home to 1,435 exceptional undergraduate students who are defined by their deep intellectual curiosity, respectfully collaborative spirit, and voracious commitment to improving the world around them. The diverse neighborhoods comprising the greater Philadelphia area are home to many cultural icons and recreational spaces, with direct public transportation access from Haverford’s campus. The concentration of higher education institutions in the region provide excellent opportunities for facilitating professional connections.
A successful candidate should provide strong evidence of effective teaching and an ability to contribute to the Haverford math curriculum at multiple levels, from introductory courses through senior thesis supervision. Special consideration will be given to candidates who can teach upper level statistics classes or advise senior theses in statistics, but all areas of mathematics and statistics will be considered. The cover letter should discuss the candidate’s specific interest in developing their teaching and research programs in an undergraduate liberal arts setting in the Philadelphia area. The application should articulate how the candidate will contribute to the College’s commitment to diversity, especially through inclusive teaching practices. A Ph.D. in the mathematical sciences or statistics by the time of hire is required.
Applications should be submitted online through MathJobs.org at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/24307. Applications should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a description of research, a statement of teaching interests and experience, a diversity statement (or a discussion of inclusive practices in the teaching statement), and three confidential letters of reference, at least one of which discusses the applicant's teaching. Questions should be directed to email@example.com. Applications completed by March 1, 2024 will receive full consideration.
Haverford College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, social justice, and providing equal opportunities and access to all individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, age, marital status, disability, or veteran status. Women, non-binary and transgender individuals, people of color, Indigenous people, and those with other or multiple historically marginalized and/or underrepresented identities are especially encouraged to apply. Haverford College and our consortial partners are located on Lenape lands.
Haverford College offers students better learning for broader impact as scholars, creators, citizens, and practitioners. Committed to critical inquiry and ethical practice in local and global settings, we foster an inclusive intellectual learning community to prepare students for lives of integrity, ambition, and purpose.