SPELMAN COLLEGE- Tenure Track Position

Spelman College seeks teacher/scholars dedicated to excellence in teaching and to the continued enhancement of the academic environment for students and colleagues. Founded in 1881, Spelman College is a private four-year liberal arts college located in Atlanta, GA. The oldest historically Black college for women in the United States, Spelman is a member of the Atlanta University Center Consortium and Atlanta Regional Consortium for Higher Education. All tenure-track candidates are expected to have a demonstrated interest in liberal arts and sciences education, contribute effectively to undergraduate teaching, assist in curriculum development, provide service to the department and College, as well as be active in scholarly, creative, and/or research productivity appropriate to a liberal arts environment.

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for a tenure- track position at the Assistant Professor level, with a specialization in Statistics, beginning August 2016, job code TF0701. This appointment requires teaching, engaging in scholarly research activities, mentoring, and directing undergraduate research. The ideal candidate should be able to teach Probability and Statistics, and Biostatistics, as well as a broad range of courses offered in the department.


Qualifications: Ph.D. in Mathematics with a concentration in Statistics, or a Ph.D. in Statistics.

Review of applications will begin on January 14, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.

Competitive salary and an excellent benefits program are available. To apply for this position, please upload: a letter of interest, including job code, which identifies the position sought; curriculum vitae (with contact information); a one-page statement of teaching philosophy; statement of scholarly, creative or research interests. Excellence in teaching, research and/or scholarly or creative production, and service are required. Copies of official undergraduate and graduate transcripts are required. Names and email addresses of three referees should be provided. Address questions to:provostoffice@spelman.edu.

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