Assistant Professor or Lecturer

Charlottesville, VA
Apr 17, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Assistant Professor or Lecturer

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Engineering and Society Department

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 02-14-2017

Posting Summary:
The Department of Engineering and Society in the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Virginia seeks applications for non-tenure-track teaching positions in Applied Mathematics (APMA) to begin in August 2017. Candidates should apply for positions with the rank of Assistant Professor or Lecturer. Rank and compensation are contingent upon qualifications. We seek applicants who can teach across the APMA curriculum. The responsibilities of the position will be to teach six APMA courses per academic year.

Applicants must hold an advanced degree in applied mathematics, pure mathematics, or a closely related-field with a strong mathematical component and have a demonstrated record of teaching excellence.

To be considered for a position as an Assistant Professor, applicants must have a PhD degree. Along with teaching, faculty in professorial positions also have service responsibilities and may be required to engage in scholarship activities that enhance teaching.

To be considered for Lecturer, applicants must have at least a Masters degree plus teaching experience. Lecturers will typically be expected to engage in service, but will not be required to be engaged in scholarship.

The University has policies and procedures outlining how faculty members in these positions are regularly evaluated and the process to receive multi-year contracts. These positions will benefit from an attractive level of job security and opportunities for professional development.

The University of Virginia is annually ranked as one of the premier public institutions in the United States and is located in Charlottesville, a picturesque small but cosmopolitan city perennially ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S.

To apply, visit and search on Posting Number 0620275. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a CV and a cover letter stating your interest in the one of these positions and your interests and experience in mathematics education. Questions regarding the application process can be directed to Vanessa Pace,

Review of candidates will begin on March 15th, 2017 and will continue until positions are filled.

The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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