Assistant Professor or Lecturer

Job description

Working Title: Assistant Professor or Lecturer

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Engineering and Society Department

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 05-24-2018

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 2018. 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 0623344. 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 position can be directed to Vanessa Pace, [email protected]

For questions regarding the application process, please contact Savanna Galambos, [email protected]

Review of candidates will begin on June 15, 2018 and will remain open until positions are filled.

With one of the highest graduation rates of minority undergraduate students and one of the highest percentages of women engineering students among public universities, the University of Virginia is fundamentally committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and staff. UVA is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. We welcome nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities. We also welcome others who would bring additional dimensions of diversity to the university's research and teaching mission. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.

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Posted: 5/25/2018
Application Due: 7/24/2018
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