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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position in Mathematics

College of the Holy Cross, Posted: September 5, 2023


The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the College of the Holy Cross invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor in mathematics to begin in August 2024. Candidates will be expected to teach at all levels of the curriculum and contribute to the instruction of our analysis and introduction to proofs courses. In addition, we seek applicants who are interested in working with students on undergraduate research projects. Preference will be given to candidates whose research is in analysis.


This position carries a 3-2 teaching load with a full-salary one-semester research leave prior to tenure review, and generous sabbatical and fellowship leaves for tenured faculty. All full-time appointments offer competitive salaries and include full benefits, including travel support and reimbursement for relocation. Faculty at the College cultivate a richly diverse academic community, pursue innovative teaching, and create high-impact scholarship. To learn more about faculty life at the College and the Worcester area, candidates are encouraged to visit our Prospective Faculty page.



Candidates must demonstrate excellence in scholarship and a commitment to effective undergraduate teaching in the context of a liberal arts college. A Ph.D. in mathematics or applied mathematics is required by the beginning of the appointment.



Please submit a cover letter addressing the position requirements listed above, a current curriculum vitae, a statement on teaching, a statement on research, and three letters of recommendation. Additional materials such as official transcripts may be requested at a later date.


In your cover letter and statements on teaching and research, in addition to describing your research and teaching interests, please address how your scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and/or service might support the College’s mission as a Jesuit, undergraduate liberal arts college and its core commitment to diversity and inclusion


Submission Instructions

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Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2023, and continue until the position is filled. Initial interviews of selected applicants will take place shortly after this date. We will conduct these preliminary interviews by Zoom. Questions about this search may be directed to Professor Steven Levandosky at



College of the Holy Cross is a highly selective Catholic liberal arts college in the Jesuit tradition. It enrolls about 3,100 students and is located in Worcester, Massachusetts, a medium-sized city 45 miles west of Boston. The College seeks faculty members whose scholarship, teaching, advising, and on- and off-campus service demonstrate an enduring commitment to academic excellence and who embrace the educational benefits of a richly diverse community. Holy Cross aspires to meet the needs of dual-career couples, in part through its membership in the Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts and the New England Higher Education Recruitment Consortium



The College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and complies with all Federal and Massachusetts laws concerning equal opportunity and affirmative action in the workplace.