One-Year Visiting Full-Time Faculty Position in Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the College of the Holy Cross invites applications for a visiting full-time faculty appointment for the 2014-2015 academic year to begin in August 2014. This position has been approved for one year, although it may be extended to additional years contingent upon satisfactory performance, departmental needs, and funding approval by the College. Candidates must demonstrate commitment to, and excellence in, undergraduate teaching as informed by current practice and scholarship in the field. Visiting full-time faculty teach 3 courses each semester. The schedule in the fall semester consists of two sections of Calculus 1 (MWF at 12 PM and 2 PM) and one section of Calculus 2 (3 PM, MTWF). The schedule in the spring consists of one section of Calculus 1 (10 AM, MWF) and two sections of Calculus 2 (11 AM and 2 PM, MTWF). This position is eligible for conference travel support and reimbursement of relocation costs within the College’s published policies. All full-time appointments offer competitive salaries and include full benefits.


To submit your application materials, send the following to Professor Catherine A. Roberts, Chair at Materials submitted should include the following: a cover letter describing your interest in the position and your prior teaching experience, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, a teaching statement, unofficial transcripts, and two letters of recommendation (these can be sent separately by your recommenders). Official copies of transcripts are required at a later stage in the application process, but unofficial copies are permitted for initial application to the position.


Further inquiries may be directed to Professor Catherine A. Roberts, Chair, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA 01610 or Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.


The College of the Holy Cross is a highly selective Catholic liberal arts college in the Jesuit tradition. It enrolls about 2,800 students and is located in a medium-sized city 45 miles west of Boston. The College seeks faculty members whose scholarship, teaching, advising, and on- and off-campus service demonstrate commitment to the educational benefits of a richly diverse community. Holy Cross aspires to meet the needs of dual-career couples, in part through its membership in the Colleges of Worcester Consortium ( and the New England Higher Education Recruitment Consortium ( The College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and complies with all Federal and Massachusetts laws concerning equal opportunity and affirmative action in the workplace.