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Assistant or Associate Professor in Mathematics

September 12, 2013

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Carthage College invites applications for a tenure-track position in Mathematics at the assistant or associate professor level. Candidates must hold the Ph.D. degree in mathematics or a related field at time of appointment. Applicants from all fields of mathematics will be considered, although applicants with an interest in teaching applied mathematics or data analysis are particularly desirable. In addition to formal scholarly credentials, candidates must have enthusiasm for teaching and undergraduate research in a small college atmosphere.

The Mathematics Department at Carthage is dedicated to providing an outstanding educational program through classroom instruction incorporating innovative pedagogical techniques and meaningful undergraduate research experiences. Carthage faculty members are also expected to teach general education courses regularly, including mathematics courses for non-majors. More information can be found at

Carthage was founded in 1847 and is a private college of the liberal arts and sciences. With enrollment of approximately 2,500 full-time and 720 part-time students, Carthage awards degrees in more than 40 subject areas and has a long-standing commitment to educating the whole person by nourishing the intellectual, spiritual, emotional, social, and physical dimensions of students’ lives. Carthage is situated on the Lake Michigan shore, midway between Chicago and Milwaukee and is a focal point in the Kenosha community.

Applicants should provide a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, a research plan suitable for an undergraduate institution, and provide the names of three references to Prof. Kevin Crosby, Chair, Division of Natural Sciences, Carthage College. The application materials should be in pdf format and should be sent to

For best consideration, applications should be received by November 22, 2013. Preliminary interviews will be conducted at the Joint Meetings of the Mathematical Associations in Baltimore, January 16-17.

Carthage College values the diversity of its campus community and encourages applications from traditionally underrepresented groups.