Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science or Mathematics
Date Posted: 12/21/23
Wabash College invites applications for multiple visiting faculty positions in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science for the 2024-25 academic year. As a flexible department with dynamic programs in both mathematics and computer science, we seek candidates with a commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching in either mathematics and/or computer science, an appreciation for the broad intellectual community of an excellent liberal arts college, and the ability to work with a diverse student body. Candidates with backgrounds and teaching experience in any area of mathematics, statistics, computer science, or closely related disciplines will be considered. Teaching duties are three courses per semester, chosen according to candidate interests and expertise, and will likely include a mix of introductory and advanced courses.
Candidates hired with a Ph.D. will be appointed as Visiting Assistant Professor, while ABD candidates will be appointed as Visiting Instructor. The initial appointment begins on July 1, 2024 and will be for one year, with renewal for a second year possible based on a determination of college circumstances and needs.
Wabash College is a private liberal arts college for men with an enrollment of approximately 850 students. In the midst of a strategic transformation to advance the success of first-generation students, students of color, and students from low-income families, Wabash College is committed to attracting and effectively supporting faculty from all backgrounds, including academically and culturally diverse faculty. More than 25% of our students are federal Pell Grant recipients, one-third of our students are first-generation college students, and about 20% of our students identify as domestic students of color. Wabash has been home to the Malcolm X Institute of Black Studies for more than fifty years, is a member of the USC Race and Equity Center’s Liberal Arts Colleges Racial Equity Leadership Alliance, is a top-60 Liberal Arts College according to U.S. News, and is a member of Colleges That Change Lives.
Applicants should submit a letter of application, a CV, a statement on teaching philosophy, a statement on research and professional interests, unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and email addresses for three persons who will submit confidential letters of recommendation (where at least one addresses your teaching) electronically at www.wabash.edu/employment/.
To fill multiple positions, applications will be considered on a rolling basis until all positions are filled. An initial review of complete applications will begin on Feb 1 and a secondary review will begin on Mar 1.
Salary and benefits are competitive and include institutional support for professional development. Information about Mathematics and Computer Science at Wabash can be found at www.wabash.edu/academics/math and www.wabash.edu/academics/computer_science. Questions should be directed to Jill Keller, email@example.com, Academic Administrative Coordinator for the Math/CS Department. Please note that Wabash College does not provide H-1B or other immigration case sponsorship for short-term visiting positions, though candidates with OPT eligibility will be considered.
Wabash seeks faculty and staff who are committed to providing quality engagement with students, high levels of academic challenge and support, and meaningful experiences that prepare students for life and leadership among diverse populations around the globe. Wabash is an equal opportunity employer.
Ms. Jill Keller
Academic Administrative Coordinator
Mathematics and Computer Science
P.O. Box 352
Crawfordsville, IN 47933
For general questions about the position or the department, contact:
Dr. Chad Westphal
Mathematics and Computer Science