Union College — Faculty Openings, Mathematics

The math department at Union College is hiring one tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor (advanced appointments with a shortened tenure clock may be considered in exceptional cases for experienced candidates), one three-year visiting position, and one two-year visiting position, all starting in September 2020. At Union, institutional expectations and support are balanced between teaching and research; candidates should demonstrate excellence in both areas. The teaching load is two courses per trimester. The positions are open to candidates who will have a Ph.D in mathematics by September 2020, who have strong teaching credentials in undergraduate mathematics, and have a record of scholarly achievement that suggests a continuing commitment to scholarship in any field within mathematics. 

 Applicants should submit their materials online at MathJobs.org, including a cover letter, a vita, a research statement, a teaching statement, and three letters of reference. At least one letter of reference should address teaching qualifications. The statement on teaching should include a summary of recent teaching evaluations and a description of how they were administered. The mathematics department and Union College are strongly committed to student and workforce diversity. Union provides a blend of intellectual, social and cultural opportunities to facilitate the integrated academic, social and personal development of a diverse community. We value and are committed to a host of diverse populations and cultures including, but not limited to, those based on race, religion, disability, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin and veteran status. We ask candidates to include in their cover letters remarks about their own experiences or goals concerning their diversity initiatives and ways to serve a wide variety of student populations and cultures. To guarantee consideration, application files must be complete by December 1, 2019.

 Located in the Capital District of New York State, Union is a highly selective liberal arts college with academic programs in arts, humanities, natural and social sciences, engineering, and interdisciplinary studies. In addition to the department’s own programs in mathematics and statistics, our curriculum supports many of the above programs.

 Union is an equal opportunity employer and offers exceptional employee benefits. Additional information about Union can be found at https://www.union.edu/admissions/union and elsewhere on the College’s website. For further inquiries, contact the search committee at search2019@omega.math.union.edu.

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