Mathematics - Assistant Professor

  • St. Lawrence University
  • Canton, NY, USA
  • Sep 23, 2021
Full time Mathematics & Statistics

Job Description


St. Lawrence University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Mathematics at the assistant professor level within the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics, to begin in August 2022. The teaching expectation at St. Lawrence is three courses per semester, with credit for supervising senior projects. Our department currently has fourteen full-time faculty members and supports majors in mathematics, computer science, statistics, and data science. We are one of the top schools in the country in percent of students majoring in the mathematical sciences. The ideal candidate will help us continue to attract students to and excite students about mathematics. Some preference may be given to applicants whose teaching interests complement those of current members of our department. The university offers generous support for conference travel and an option for a pre-tenure sabbatical.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Qualifications include a Ph.D. in Mathematics or a related field by August 15, 2022, a strong commitment to teaching undergraduates in a Liberal Arts setting, and evidence of excellence in teaching and research potential.

Application Details

For consideration, interested and qualified applicants must complete the following two-part application process:

1. Applicants should submit the following via MathJobs.Org at

  • Letter of application
  • Current CV
  • Teaching Statement
  • Research Statement
  • Diversity Statement (300-500-word statement in which you address how your teaching, scholarship, mentorship, and/or community service might support our commitment to diversity and inclusion in a liberal arts education.)
  • Applicants should have three letters of recommendation submitted via At least one letter of recommendation should address your teaching.

2. Applicants must also complete a short St. Lawrence University online application form at and upload current CV.

Review of completed applications will begin November 1, 2021, and continue until the position is filled. Please direct any questions pertaining to this position to search chair, Professor Daniel M. Look at

All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.


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