Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Trinity, a comprehensive university in the nation’s capital, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in Mathematics beginning fall 2017. The successful candidate will be nominated for designation as a Clare Boothe Luce Professor of Mathematics: the Luce Program guidelines restrict Luce Professorships to women who are U.S. citizens or have permanent residency in the U.S. Luce appointments offer qualified candidates exceptional support in teaching and scholarship directly related to teaching and researching in the faculty member’s field.
This position is responsible for undergraduate Mathematics instruction in Trinity’s women’s college, the College of Arts and Sciences. The normal teaching load is three courses per semester. Additional responsibilities include student advising. A doctorate degree in Mathematics, Statistics, or a directly related field is required. Preference will be given to candidates who have expertise in advanced statistics and computer programming.
Applicants should be willing and able to teach a wide range of math courses from introductory liberal arts mathematics, statistics, and calculus courses through multivariable calculus, differential equations, and abstract algebra courses. In addition to being passionate and dedicated to enhancing students’ quantitative reasoning skills, candidates must have the ability to integrate and infuse technology into their classroom pedagogy, should be enthusiastic in developing nontraditional, interdisciplinary math courses, be collaborative in promoting STEM undergraduate research, and be willing to pursue professional development opportunities.
Send cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy and three letters of recommendation to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include in the subject line “Clare Booth Luce Professor of Mathematics” in the subject line.
Review of applications will continue until an appointment is made.
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