Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Clinton, New York
Jul 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Mathematics Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2018.  The area of the position is statistics, broadly construed.  Candidates with a PhD in statistics are preferred, although candidates with ABD will be considered. 

Commitment to excellence in all aspects of undergraduate teaching and mentorship is essential, as is a passion for working with students, both in and beyond the classroom, in a vibrant department that is currently averaging between 40 and 50 majors per year.  Prior teaching experience is desirable.  The teaching load for this position is four courses during the first year and five courses thereafter. Active scholarship is expected, and candidates should indicate how both their research programs and related teaching interests would contribute to the department’s curriculum. For more information see:

Finally, we are seeking candidates who can demonstrate their experience in teaching and working with diverse student populations.  Your application should include a diversity statement which addresses the ways in which you would further the College's goal of building a diverse educational environment.

A complete application will include a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, research, teaching and diversity statements, and three letters of reference (including at least one that evaluates teaching.) These may be submitted electronically at Questions regarding the search may be directed to Sally Cockburn, Search Committee Chair, at Applications will be accepted until September 29, 2017; they will be reviewed as they come in.

Hamilton ( is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at, as well as additional information at Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.