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    Assistant Professor of Mathematics

    (Deadline to apply: Until filled) 

    The Department of Mathematics at Saint Vincent College invites applications for a three-year non-tenure track assistant professor position. If the candidate is successful, the position may be renewed, and may possibly turn into a tenure-track position. A Ph.D. in Mathematics or a closely related discipline in the mathematical sciences is required by the time of appointment.

    The department seeks candidates who are strongly committed to undergraduate teaching, can build positive relationship with colleagues and students, and have a commitment to continuing scholarly activity. The teaching load will be three or four courses per semester with an average of about 24 credits per academic year. Besides teaching and continuing scholarly activity, the new assistant professor will be expected to contribute with service to the department and to the college.

    To ensure full consideration, a complete application should be received by December 1st, 2014. To apply please submit a letter addressing your interest in the position, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three letters of reference, with at least one addressing teaching abilities. In the cover letter, please indicate whether you would be available for a preliminary interview at the AMS/MAA Joint Meetings in San Antonio in January 2015.

    All applications should be submitted to our Human Resources Department. Applications can be sent electronically to employment@stvincent.edu or mailed to:

    Director of Human Resources
    Saint Vincent College
    300 Fraser Purchase Rd
    Latrobe, PA 15650-2690

    Saint Vincent College is a Catholic, Benedictine liberal arts and sciences college of about 1600 undergraduate students and 200 graduate students. Saint Vincent College is located about thirty­ five miles east of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in a pleasant suburban/rural environment near the foothills of the Laurel Mountains. Saint Vincent is an equal opportunity employer.

    This position requires the incumbent to be able to fully embrace the unique mission and identity of the College as a Catholic, Benedictine liberal arts and sciences institution. Saint Vincent College is committed to diversity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. EOE

    PLEASE NOTE: Background checks will be performed on all new faculty, staff and adjunct positions. Employment is conditional upon satisfactory background checks and clearances.
     

    Assistant Professor of Economics

    (Deadline to apply: Until filled) 

    Saint Vincent College, McKenna School: tenure track, assistant professor to begin August 2015. Must be prepared to teach Principles of Economics, Advanced Microeconomics (masters level) and/or Advanced Macroeconomics (masters level), Business Statistics I and II, and an advanced field preferably in history of economic thought and/or healthcare economics. The teaching load is 4-3 with no more than three preparations in one given semester. Class size ranges from 10 to 35 students. There is an on-going expectation of research and scholarly activity. The position requires a completed PhD by August 2015. ABDs will be considered with a strong recommendation from their committee chair concerning the completion of the PhD.

    The Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics, and Government is an academic division at Saint Vincent College, which includes the disciplines of Business Administration, Economics, Politics, Political Science, and Public Policy. Several academic and business-oriented centers are also related to the School and provide opportunities for research and professional activity.

    Saint Vincent College is a Catholic, Benedictine liberal arts and sciences college of about 1700 undergraduate students and 200 graduate students. It is located thirty-five miles east of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in a pleasant suburban/rural environment near the foothills of the Laurel Mountains.

    We will do the first round of interviews at the ASSA conference in Boston from January 3-5, 2015. We are an equal opportunity employer. To apply, send a letter of application, a complete vita, graduate transcript, and three letters of reference to: Director of Human Resources, Saint Vincent College, 300 Fraser Purchase Road, Latrobe, PA 15650-2690. Electronic submissions can be submitted in Word format to: employment@email.stvincent.edu