Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Mathematics



Job description

Alfred, NY

Alfred University’s College of Liberal Arts & Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track position in the Division of Mathematics & Computer Science at the Assistant Professor level beginning August, 2019.

Responsibilities include teaching three four-credit courses per semester, including courses in the math major and the computer science minor.

A Ph.D. in mathematics at the time of appointment is preferred; ABD will be considered at the rank of Instructor. Well qualified candidates in all mathematics­ related areas will be considered.

The successful candidate will have a commitment to quality; innovative teaching; maintaining an active research program; and engaging with the life of the College.


Teaching experience or post-secondary education in statistics, data science, computer science, and/or actuarial science is desirable, but not required.

Applicants should provide evidence of excellence in teaching; a desire to teach a diverse body of students in liberal arts, science, engineering, and business; and an ability to contribute to the Division’s curriculum and its extracurricular activities.

Application materials should include a cover letter that includes rationale for the desire to teach in a rural liberal arts setting, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests and experience, a description of research, and three confidential letters of reference, at least two of which address teaching. Official transcripts will be required for employment.

How to apply

Email application materials to Human Resources at [email protected]. Review of candidates will  continue until the position is filled.

Alfred University actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee, student or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status, genetic information, military or veteran status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction status, political affiliation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Protected veterans, minorities and women are encouraged to apply.

Alfred University is a friendly, vibrant living/learning community. Founded in 1836, AU offers 40 undergraduate majors and a host of clubs, organizations and recreational opportunities.