The Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science (MSCS) at St. Olaf College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Computer Science at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to begin in August 2017. We seek candidates with the energy and enthusiasm to teach a wide range of undergraduate courses in computer science, emphasizing hands-on pedagogy, team projects, incorporation of forward-looking technologies, and a focus on interdisciplinary applications.
The Department of Physics and Department of Environmental Studies at St. Olaf College invite applications for a full-time, jointly-appointed tenure track position in Earth Science at the Assistant Professor level to begin in August 15, 2017. We are particularly interested in applicants who will contribute to the departments’ commitment to increasing access and opportunities for populations which are currently under-represented in areas such as Physics, Earth Science, and Environmental Studies. Start-up funds are available.
St. Olaf Faculty will be at the AGU 2016 Fall Meeting in San Francisco and can arrange to meet potential applicants to discuss the position. Contact Prof. Brian Borovsky at earthscienceTT2017@stolaf.edu.
The Department of Music at St. Olaf College is proud to announce a new position with a specialty in ethnomusicology, as we seek to expand and enhance the breadth of the curriculum. We invite applications for a full-time, tenure track position in Ethnomusicology at the Assistant level to begin in August 2017. The successful candidate will be a teacher-scholar of outstanding ability who will contribute to the artistic and intellectual life of the college. Qualifications for the position include: a doctorate in ethnomusicology (ABD with projected completion date prior to appointment start will be considered), a demonstrated commitment to teaching undergraduates, evidence of or potential for significant scholarly contributions to the field, and a vision of how the study of music contributes to a liberal arts education.
The Department of Art and Art History at St. Olaf College seeks a sabbatical replacement to teach 4 to 6 courses during the 2017-18 academic year. The successful candidate will teach 2-3 sections of Foundation 3D Media and 1-3 sections of upper-level studio art courses related to the applicant’s specific interests.
The Department of Romance Languages at St. Olaf College invites applications for a 1.0 FTE full time position as a Visiting Assistant Professor in French for the academic year 2017-18 to begin in August 2017.
The St. Olaf College Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science invites applications for two full-time positions (6 course teaching load each) in mathematics, beginning August 15, 2017. The positions will be for one year, with potential for subsequent appointments, based on staffing needs and success in the first year and are open only to US citizens or permanent residents.
The Norwegian Department at St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN announces a full-time (1.0 FTE) one-year position in Norwegian at the level of instructor or Assistant Professor for 2017-2018. Teaching responsibilities include Norwegian language courses at the first and second semester level, advanced Norwegian literature (taught in Norwegian), and a topics course in English. The teaching load is six courses over the year.
The Department of Political Science at St. Olaf College invites applications for a one-year, full-time, sabbatical replacement position in political science methodology and international relations at the Visiting Assistant Professor level to begin in August 2017.
The St. Olaf College Religion Department announces a full-time (1.0 FTE) one-year term position in the field of Global Christianities beyond North America and Europe. We especially welcome candidates who work with cross-cultural, comparative, or dialogical issues, and who can put theological reflection and the interpretation of scripture in conversation with ethnographic and historical research. Training in post-colonial studies, race and ethnic studies, and/or gender studies is desirable, as is specialization in one or more of the following geographic areas: Africa, East or South Asia, Latin America, and/or the Caribbean.
The St. Olaf College Religion Department announces a full-time (1.0 FTE) two-year term position in Jewish Studies. Particular area of expertise is open, but strong preference will be given to applications that demonstrate an interest in either comparative or dialogical work dealing with Jewish-Christian relations.
The Department of Social Work and Family Studies at St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota, is recruiting for one full- time faculty position for 2016-17. A full time teaching load is six courses; assignments are somewhat flexible and will depend on candidate(s) experience.
The Chemistry Department at St. Olaf College seeks applicants interested in teaching organic chemistry I and II and the accompanying synthesis laboratories over the 2017 summer terms, classes meet from June 5, 2017 - August 23, 2017.
The Department of Dance at St. Olaf College invites applications for a 0.81 FTE (part-time) to 1.0 FTE (full-time) term position in Dance at the Visiting Assistant Professor level to begin in August 2017. We are looking for candidates who have a Ph.D. in Dance or a related field or an MFA in Dance, demonstrated excellence in teaching dance at the undergraduate level, and a record of dance related creative and/or scholarly accomplishments.
The St. Olaf Department of Environmental Studies invites applications from qualified individuals to teach a course in conservation biology during the spring semester of 2017 (February 1 through May 31). The position is for one semester only, with potential for subsequent re-appointment based on staffing needs and success in the first year. A Ph.D. in conservation biology or ecology is preferred, but ABD candidates in these or related fields will be considered. Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate effectiveness in teaching at the undergraduate level.
The German Department at St. Olaf College invites applications for a part-time (.50 FTE) position for fall semester 2017. The teaching load consists of three courses: two sections of Intermediate German I, plus an English-language course on fairy tales and fables. All three courses meet MWF.
The History department at St. Olaf College offers a part-time Visiting Assistant Professor position in twentieth-century U.S. history commencing February 1, 2018.
This position will be to teach voice performance studies to music majors in both professional and liberal arts degree programs, and non-music majors. This is a 0.75 FTE term appointment, beginning August 15, 2017, with rank and salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Currently we are offering a one-year appointment with potential for subsequent appointments.
The Psychology Department at St. Olaf College is seeking instructors for multiple courses as described below for the 2017-18 academic year. We welcome applicants who are interested in one or a subset of the listed courses. Please see the course catalog for course descriptions: http://catalog.stolaf.edu/academic-programs/psychology/
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