Colby College invites applications for a one-year Faculty Fellow position, to start September 1, 2013. A Ph.D. in Mathematics is required. The teaching load is 4 semester-long courses. We seek a candidate who has demonstrated excellence in teaching at an undergraduate level, preferably as a full-time instructor. The ideal candidate will also contribute to the active research life of the department, engaging students in advanced aspects of mathematics through discussions or projects, and interacting with the present faculty in mathematical scholarship.
Submit cover letter, curriculum vitae, a summary of the ongoing research projects, and a letter discussing your teaching philosophy, classroom strategies and pedagogical initiatives. Arrange for three letters of recommendation (at least one of which specifically addresses your teaching accomplishments, and at least two of which address your research program in broad terms) through MathJobs.org. The deadline for the receipt of the applications is February 15, 2013; late applications may be considered at the discretion of the search committee.
Colby is a highly selective top tier liberal arts college situated in central Maine. The college is located approximately three hours' drive north of Boston, four hours' drive south of Quebec City, and five hours' drive southeast of Montreal. The area is known for its natural beauty and its ready access to lakes, forests, the ocean, skiing, and other recreational activities. Waterville and the area boast a lively cultural scene as well. For more information about the department, visit www.colby.edu/math/MathematicsStatistics.php
Colby is committed to equality and diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage inquiries from candidates who will contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college. Colby College does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, or age in employment or in our educational programs. For more information about the College, please visit our web site www.colby.edu
Submitted on Mon, 26 Nov 2012 13:45:02 -0500