Hendrix College invites applications for a one year term position for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics to begin in August 2019,with the possibility of extension. The College seeks to extend its tradition of excellence in teaching and scholarship by attracting faculty who combine mastery of their disciplines with broad intellectual interests and commitment to the aims of a liberal arts college. The teaching load is six courses per year. Doctorate is preferred; ABD will be considered. Candidates in all areas of mathematical expertise are invited to apply; the ability to teach abstract algebra will be considered a plus.
Applications should include a cover letter addressing the candidate's interest in teaching in a demanding liberal arts environment, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and graduate and undergraduate transcripts. Applicants should include a discussion of how the candidate will support the department's commitment to creating an inclusive learning environment that is comfortable and effective for all students in their teaching statement. In addition, three letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses the quality of the applicant's teaching, should be requested and sent by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Address cover letter to Dr. Gabriel Ferrer. Review of materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Online applications are strongly encouraged and may be made at https://jobapply.page.link/GiqE
Hendrix is a distinguished liberal arts college located in Conway, Arkansas, thirty miles from Little Rock at the foothills of the Ozark Mountains. The College, affiliated with the United Methodist Church, has a strong commitment to excellence in teaching liberal arts.