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POSITION DESCRIPTION

Assistant Professor of Math and Computer Science - One Year Appointment
Department of Math and Computer Science

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Hobart and William Smith Colleges invites applications for a potential visiting faculty position in mathematics to begin in the Fall of 2013. This is a one-year full-time leave replacement position. A strong commitment to teaching is required. Duties include teaching five undergraduate mathematics courses over two semesters. Experience with and/or interest in working in a multicultural environment are highly desirable.

Candidates with a Ph.D. in mathematics by August 2013 are strongly preferred but A.B.D. with teaching experience will be considered. An application should include a cover letter, a statement of teaching philosophy, three letters of recommendation (at least one including comments on teaching), and a graduate transcript (scanned copy acceptable).

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Evaluation of applications begins March 20, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. Please submit your materials, and have your recommenders submit their letters, on-line at mathjobs.org. However, applications will also be accepted by mail to:

Professor Jon Forde
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
300 Pulteney Street
Geneva, NY 14456
EOE

Questions about the position can be addressed to Professor Jon Forde, forde@hws.edu. To learn more about the Colleges, visit the web site www.hws.edu. The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science has ten full-time faculty and a history of innovative teaching and the promotion of independent learning. To learn more about the department, visit our web site at http://math.hws.edu/.

Hobart and William Smith Colleges are committed to attracting and supporting faculty and staff that fully represent the racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity of the nation and actively seek applications from under-represented groups. The Colleges do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, age, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression or any other protected status.

Hobart and William Smith Colleges are a highly selective residential liberal arts institution located in a small, diverse city in the Finger Lakes region of New York State.  With an enrollment of approximately 2,200, the Colleges offer 62 majors and minors from which students choose two areas of concentration, one of which must be an interdisciplinary program.  Creative and extensive programs of international study and public service are also at the core of the Colleges’ mission.