Antioch College invites applications for a tenure-track position in Mathematics and Statistics starting in September 2014 or earlier. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field and evidence of successful teaching experience in math and statistics at the undergraduate level. Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to rigorous undergraduate education in a liberal arts environment and an ability to develop innovative, interdisciplinary courses in mathematics, statistics, and quantitative reasoning. Candidates should be prepared to teach within an undergraduate liberal arts curriculum dedicated to linking theoretical knowledge to experiential knowledge. Rank and tenure status are open depending on qualifications, and salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.
The successful applicant is expected to develop and teach Introductory Statistics, Statistics, and introductory mathematics from Math Skills Workshop through Calculus, in collaboration with our current mathematics faculty. In addition, the candidate is expected, in a collaborative format, to significantly contribute to organizing and leading team-taught, interdisciplinary, thematic Global Seminars. These themes include water, food, energy, health, education, and governance. Research and/or teaching experience in at least one of these themes is highly desirable. Math faculty develop and teach quantitative seminars that share themes with the Global Seminars. In addition to teaching responsibilities, applicants will also be expected to be involved with academic advising. Preference will be given to candidates invested in interdisciplinary collaborations with students and faculty. The mathematics curriculum serves the curricular needs of general education, two science majors, and two social science majors. Course descriptions are available in the Curriculum Catalog on Antioch College’s website (www.antiochcollege.org).
To apply, submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts, and three letters of recommendation that address teaching skills. Electronic submissions are greatly preferred, and should be sent to email@example.com. Submission of official transcripts and previous course evaluations will be required of finalists. If necessary, materials may be sent by regular mail to Mathematics Faculty Search c/o Nancy Wilburn, Antioch College, One Morgan Place, Yellow Springs, OH 45387. Applications received by January 1, 2014 will be given full consideration. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without Antioch College sponsorship.
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