Ph.D. (U.S. or Foreign Equivalent) in mathematics, statistics, or a closely related field, or alternatively, ABDs nearing completion of the Ph.D. will be considered, with the initial appointment to be made at the rank of instructor.
The department enjoys a strong collaborative culture with regards to teaching. We seek candidates who will actively contribute to this culture, with a commitment to excellence in teaching, which may include\u2014but is not limited to\u2014active, student-centered learning; inquiry; inclusive and culturally-sustaining pedagogies. Teaching experience at the university level is strongly preferred.
The successful candidate is expected to contribute to our mathematical community in part by maintaining an active research agenda. All areas of research will be considered. We value candidates with experience in or potential for supervising undergraduate research. Interest in multidisciplinary research is an asset but not required.
For full consideration, materials should be submitted online at www.stthomas.edu/jobs . Review of application materials will begin on November 15, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. Candidates will be asked to copy/paste a position-specific cover letter into the application, and include the listed documents below:
A cover letter. The applicant should indicate in the cover letter if they plan to attend the 2020 Joint Mathematics Meetings in Denver.
A curriculum vitae that includes the names and contact information for three references (at least one reference should be prepared to address teaching).
A statement (up to two pages) detailing teaching experience and teaching philosophy. The candidate should also address in this statement ways in which they envision contributing to our teaching culture outlined above.
A statement (up to three pages), in a language understandable to a broad range of Ph.D. mathematicians, outlining current and future research and a plan to engage undergraduate students.
A statement (one page maximum) indicating ways in which the applicant would contribute to a diverse and inclusive campus environment.
An unofficial copy of graduate transcripts.
The preferred format for all application documents (except the cover letter, which is included in the application form) is PDF.
Any questions regarding the position should be sent to the search committee chair Patrick Van Fleet ( firstname.lastname@example.org ).
Established in 1885, the University of St. Thomas is located in the major metropolitan area of Minneapolis-St. Paul, and is Minnesota\u2019s largest private university. Its 10,000 students pursue degrees in a wide range of liberal arts, professional, and graduate programs.
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