The Centre College Mathematics Program invites applications for a position in mathematics at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to start in August 2017. The Mathematics program seeks a devoted teacher-scholar who will enhance the living, learning, and teaching environment at Centre College with their lived experience, ideas, perspectives, and scholarship. Their contributions will push Centre students and Centre faculty to consider new ideas and viewpoints. A Ph.D. in Mathematics or Statistics or a related field at the time of appointment is preferred, although ABD applicants will be considered. The successful candidate will be expected to teach a range of mathematics courses. Additionally, the successful candidate must demonstrate a serious commitment to excellent teaching in a nationally ranked, residential liberal arts college environment. Ongoing scholarly activity, including such work as collaborative research with undergraduates, is expected and supported by the college. For more information on the Mathematics Program at Centre please visit our website (http://web.centre.edu/mat/).
This position is part of a college-wide diversity initiative that will add new tenure-track positions in each academic division. As an institution that values inclusion, Centre College desires a faculty that reflect the diversity found within our student body, and across the nation, and the college intends for the person hired in this position to contribute to our achieving that goal.
Centre College is committed to an environment that welcomes and supports diversity. Centre strives to create an environment where differences are celebrated rather than discouraged, where the individuals have the opportunity to exchange ideas and share in the richness of mutual experiences. Please view the Statement of Community.
Centre College is a highly selective liberal arts college, listed by U.S. News & World Report in the top fifty liberal arts colleges in the nation. With a growing student body of about 1,400 students, classes are small and academic standards are high. The College is located in Danville, Kentucky, a small town of 18,000 recognized for its high quality of life. It is within easy driving distance of Lexington, Louisville, and Cincinnati. For information concerning the college, visit our web site at www.centre.edu.
To apply, please go to http://apply.interfolio.com/40908 and submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, copies of your undergraduate and graduate transcripts (photocopies are acceptable), three letters of recommendation, a statement of your teaching philosophy and a short description of your research interests which specifically addresses involvement of undergraduates. In addition, candidates must include a diversity statement that should explain the importance of diversity and inclusion and how you would contribute to and/or address the issues of diversity and inclusion at Centre. Review of applicants will begin March 23, 2017. Centre College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.