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Computer Science Department, Pomona College: Tenure-track assistant professor, beginning July 1, 2014. Teaching load: 2/2. Ph.D. required. Pomona College, the founding member of the Claremont Colleges, is a highly selective liberal arts college attracting a diverse, national student body.
Please submit the following application materials online (https:// academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/XXX): cv; graduate exact URL to transcripts; 3 or more letters of recommendation, at least one of which come evaluates teaching; and three brief statements—one addressing teaching philosophy, one addressing scholarship and one addressing demonstrated ability to mentor a diverse student body.
Review of applications will begin on December 31, 2013. Further information at email@example.com. The Computer Science Department supports equal access to higher education and values working in a richly diverse environment. The ideal candidate will have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving higher education for underrepresented students.
Environmental Scientist and Program Coordinator, Environmental Analysis Program
Pomona College seeks to hire a senior environmental scientist as a tenured faculty member in the Environmental Analysis Program. Because of the intensely interdisciplinary nature of the program, we are looking for a dynamic colleague whose teaching and research demonstrate their ability to contribute across the humanities, sciences, and social sciences at one of the nation’s premier undergraduate liberal-arts programs. Responsibilities will include teaching four undergraduate courses (one of which will be the required introduction to environmental science) and managerial responsibility for the large and growing Environmental Analysis program. The successful candidate will be considered for the Stephen M. Pauley Professorship in Environmental Analysis with promotion to rank as Coordinator of the Environmental Analysis Program. Applicants should have fundamental training in biology, chemistry, physics, or the geosciences, and a distinguished record of teaching and research in the environmental field. The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience working with students from diverse backgrounds.
The committee will begin reviewing applications on November 1, 2013 but will still consider applications received after this date. Please send a dossier, including (a) a letter of application, (b) curriculum vitae, (c) three letters of recommendation (d) three brief statements on research, teaching, and your vision for the Environmental Analysis program at Pomona College. The successful candidate must include a sophisticated and detailed discussion of mentoring students from diverse backgrounds, using examples from their own work, in at least one of these statements. Candidates should apply through Academic Jobs Online (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo).
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Linguistics and Cognitive Science
The Department of Linguistics and Cognitive Science at Pomona College is seeking applicants for a Lecturer to teach 3 courses in the spring semester, 2014. Courses are 2 sections of Introduction to Cognitive Science and a seminar on Language, Memory and the Brain. Candidates should have a commitment to undergraduate teaching in a small liberal arts college where there is an emphasis on high quality instruction. Preference will be given to candidates who have finished their PhD in Cognitive Science or Psychology and who have teaching experience.
Pomona College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and student body. Please send letter of application, CV, teaching evaluations and names and phone numbers for 3 references to Professor Mary Paster at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately. For further information, contact Professor Deborah Burke, email@example.com.