Mathematics Department, St. Olaf College

Assistant Professor of Mathematics, tenure-track

RESPONSIBILITIES: Primary responsibility is teaching upper-level and introductory Statistics courses.

BEGINNING DATE: September, 2001

QUALIFICATIONS: A Ph.D. in Statistics or a closely related field is required. Special consideration will be given to applicants with consulting or applied statistical experience. Applicants should have a strong commitment to quality undergraduate teaching and liberal arts education, and show promise of continued scholarly activity and professional growth.

Send a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, a summary of scholarly interests and goals, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference (at least one of which addresses teaching), to:

Statistics Search Committee
Mathematics Department
St. Olaf College 1520
St. Olaf Avenue
Northfield, MN 55057-1098.

Review of completed applications will begin on December 1, 2001, and will continue until the position is filled. A Search Committee representative will be at the January AMS/MAA meetings in New Orleans, LA.

St. Olaf College, located 40 miles south of Minneapolis/St. Paul enrolls about 2950 students. Of last year's graduates, 19 completed a concentration in Statistics; their majors were in Mathematics, Economics, Biology and Psychology. General information about the College and its academic programs may be found at http://www.stolaf.edu. Detailed information about the Statistics Program may be found at http://www.stolaf.edu/depts/statistics/.

A liberal arts college of the Lutheran Church (ELCA), St. Olaf College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and actively seeks diversity in students, faculty, and staff.