Faculty Openings

Assistant Professor - Accounting

Assistant Professor - Mathematics & Computer Science

Assistant Professor - Physics

Assistant Professor - Organic Chemistry

 


 

Assistant Professor of Accounting

The Division of Business and Economics at Saint Mary’s College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Accounting beginning in August 2021. Candidates must hold an earned doctorate in Accounting (Ph.D. or DBA or JD preferred, ABD considered), or other related doctoral degree with professional accounting experience and/or certifications (CPA, CFE). We seek candidates who have a passion for teaching and who want to participate in building graduate programs for the future. We are interested in candidates who have demonstrated excellence in teaching Accounting courses with specialization in Financial Accounting, Auditing, Accounting for NFP, Fraud Examination, and Advanced Accounting.

Saint Mary’s is a Catholic, residential, women’s, liberal arts college offering undergraduate degrees and co-educational graduate programs. A pioneer in the education of women, the College fosters an inclusive, academic community where students discover and develop their talents as they prepare to make a difference in the world. With an enrollment of approximately 1500 students, the college is located in South Bend, Indiana, adjacent to the University of Notre Dame, and 90 miles east of Chicago. Saint Mary’s has consistently been ranked among the top 100 liberal arts colleges. The Division of Business Administration and Economics currently offers the Bachelor of Business Administration degree with majors in Accounting and Business Administration (with concentrations in Accounting, Finance, International Business, Management Information Systems and Marketing), and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics.

Interested candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching excellence (e.g. student evaluation results), three letters of reference, and copy of graduate transcripts to Dr. Abrar Fitwi, Director, Division of Business and Economics, Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN 46556 (accountingsearch@saintmarys.edu). Review of materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Saint Mary’s College has a strong institutional commitment to diversity and seeks applications from historically underrepresented racial and ethnic minority groups, those who have had multicultural experience, and those who can demonstrate a commitment to diversity. Saint Mary's College provides Green Card sponsorships for eligible candidates.

Posted 11/16/2920


 

 

Assistant Professor - Mathematics & Computer Science

 

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Saint Mary’s College is accepting applications for a tenure-track position to begin in August 2021. Requirements include a Ph.D. in applied mathematics, mathematics, statistics, or computer science.  The ideal candidate will be an applied mathematician with an emphasis in mathematical modeling and/or statistical applications with an expressed, preferably demonstrated, interest in teaching at the undergraduate level. This candidate will have the ability to assume a leadership role in teaching applied courses in areas such as math modeling, applied linear algebra, and/or actuarial science. An ability to teach at the graduate level in our Master of Science of Data Science program is an additional advantage to an applicant for this position. Duties beyond teaching include directing undergraduate research and senior comprehensive projects, academic advising, appropriate scholarly and professional activities, and college service.  Opportunities exist for teaching and research collaborations across campus as well as in the community.

 

Founded in 1844 by the Sisters of the Holy Cross, Saint Mary’s College is an all-women’s undergraduate institution with graduate programs for both men and women. The College has a commitment to excellence in STEM education for women and seeks to prepare women, particularly those from underrepresented groups, to be leaders in the wider STEM community.

 

Applications must be received by December 15th to guarantee full consideration; however, applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.  A complete application includes a curriculum vitae with your philosophy of teaching, a brief description of research plans, all post-secondary transcripts, evidence of teaching excellence (such as teaching evaluations), a brief statement on diversity, and three letters of reference, at least two addressing teaching.

 

Applications may be submitted by mail or electronically (in .pdf format) to the addresses below.  Letters of reference should be sent directly from the recommender.

                       

                         mathsearch@saintmarys.edu

                                      OR 

                        Kristin Kuter, Chair

                        Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

                        Saint Mary’s College

                        Notre Dame, IN 46556

 

Posted: 11/12/2020


               

 Assistant Professor - Physics

The Department of Chemistry and Physics at Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN, is seeking to fill a tenure-track assistant professor line in any sub-discipline of physics starting in Fall 2021. The position entails teaching an introductory physics sequence, upper-level physics courses, and related labs. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Physics and a strong commitment to undergraduate education. Research (area open) appropriate to an undergraduate institution is expected.

Saint Mary’s College is a four-year, Catholic liberal arts college for women. The current physics program established in 2016 supports a minor in physics, and majors in physics, and physics and applied mathematics. The physics program supports about ten majors a year. The College has a commitment to excellence in STEM education for women and seeks to prepare women, particularly those from underrepresented groups, to be leaders in the wider STEM community.

To apply, please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and research plans in physics. In your materials, please address evidence of teaching effectiveness and evidence of your commitment to addressing issues of diversity in the classroom and at the college.

Applications should be sent to: Physics Search Committee, Saint Mary’s College, Department of Chemistry and Physics, Notre Dame, IN 46556. Applications may also be sent electronically to Ms. Kathy Ragland, Administrative Assistant at kragland@saintmarys.edu. Review of applications will begin 12/15/2020 and continue until the position is filled.

Posted:  11/16/2020


Assistant Professor - Organic Chemistry

The of Chemistry  and Physics at Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN seeks qualified candidates for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in organic chemistry to start in Fall 2021.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach an average of 9 contact hours per semester (lecture sections are 3 hours, lab sections are 2-4 hours), primarily in our organic chemistry sequence lecture and laboratories, as well as other advanced and introductory chemistry courses that meet departmental and institutional needs. Faculty are expected to develop an active and sustainable research program with undergraduate students and are encouraged to incorporate research in the curriculum. Other responsibilities include advising students and serving the department and college.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in organic chemistry or closely-related field and a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching. Postdoctoral experience is preferred, but not required. Preference will be given to applicants who have additional expertise in bio-organic or medicinal chemistry to support our new biochemistry concentration.

Saint Mary’s College is a Catholic women's college in the liberal arts tradition. The College has a student body of 1,578 undergraduate and graduate students, including 22 percent of students of color and 14 international students from 8 countries. The Chemistry program is ACS approved and supports about 10 majors a year. The College has a commitment to excellence in STEM education for women and seeks to prepare women, particularly those from underrepresented groups, to be leaders in the STEM community.

To apply, please send a cover letter, a CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a description of undergraduate research plans. In your materials, please address evidence of teaching effectiveness and evidence of your commitment to addressing issues of diversity in the classroom and at the college.

All applications should be sent to: Chemistry Search Committee, Saint Mary’s College, Department of Chemistry and Physics, Notre Dame, IN 46556. Applications may be sent electronically to kragland@saintmarys.edu. Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. Letters of reference will be solicited after initial review. More information about our department can be found at https://www.saintmarys.edu/academics/departments/chemistry.      

Posted:  11/16/2020


Saint Mary's College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing its racial and ethnic diversity at all levels -- students, faculty, and staff – and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.