The Department of Mathematics and Statistics of Mount Holyoke College invites applications for a Visiting Lecturer position in statistics to begin in fall 2021 for one year with the possibility of renewal. Qualifications include a PhD in Statistics or a related discipline (completed, or anticipated by December 2021), and a commitment to teaching in a liberal arts environment.
We seek candidates who have demonstrated potential for strong teaching at the undergraduate level, and who will be successful mentoring students who are broadly diverse with regard to race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, gender, nationality, sexual orientation, and religion. Members of the department are active in both research and curriculum development, and resources are available to support conference travel and professional development. The teaching expectation is five courses per year, two in one semester and three in the other.
Electronic submission of application materials through http://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list is required. A completed application should include a cover letter addressing your interest in Mount Holyoke College, CV, and three statements concerning (1) teaching practices and goals, (2) research interests, and (3) a statement about mentoring a diverse student body. Applicants should also arrange for three letters of reference submitted on their behalf. At least one letter should comment specifically on your teaching. Please submit all application materials through MathJobs.org. We will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until the position is filled. For further information about the department see: http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/math or you may contact the department chair, Dylan Shepardson (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Mount Holyoke is an undergraduate liberal arts college with 2,200 students and 220 faculty. Over half the faculty are women; one-fourth are persons of color. Mount Holyoke College is located about 90 miles west of Boston in the Connecticut River valley, and is a member of the Five College Consortium consisting of Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges and the University of Massachusetts.
Mount Holyoke College is a women’s college that is gender diverse. The College is committed to providing equal access and opportunity in employment and education to all employees and students. In compliance with state and federal law, Mount Holyoke College does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, genetic information, sex, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, ancestry, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected status under federal, state or local law. The College does not discriminate on the basis of gender in the recruitment and admission of students to its graduate program.
All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.
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About Mount Holyoke College
As the first of the Seven Sisters, the female equivalent of the once predominantly male Ivy League, Mount Holyoke established higher education for women as a serious endeavor. Our long, distinguished history of educating leaders arises from a powerful combination of: academic excellence in a global learning environment; a tight-knit, diverse, and international community; a worldwide network of influential alumnae; the conviction that women can and should make a difference in the world.