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Associate Lecturer of Mathematics

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Job no: 506150
Position Type: Faculty Part Time/Adjunct
Campus: UMass Boston
Department: Mathematics
Date opened: 13 Aug 2020 Eastern Daylight Time
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Associate Lecturer Positions in Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics at UMass Boston anticipates having several part-time associate lecturer positions in mathematics beginning September 1, 2020. Renewals are contingent upon performance, availability of resources, and need in the department.

The essential duties will be to teach lower-division service-level mathematics classes each semester. In addition to instruction, the successful candidates will be expected to participate in appropriate professional service, which may include course coordination in multi-section classes and curriculum development.

Required Qualifications:

  • A Masters in Mathematics, or candidacy for a PhD or a PhD degree in mathematics or a closely related field by 31 August, 2020.
  • Demonstrated potential for excellence in instruction.

Desired Qualifications:

  • A documented record of excellence in classroom and/or online instruction
  • Experience in teaching in-person and online formats, and curriculum development in beginning courses in college algebra, quantitative reasoning classes (maths for liberal arts), business/managerial mathematics, basic statistics, precalculus, calculus
  • Demonstrated success working with diverse student and/or faculty populations

To apply, please submit the following:

  • a cover letter that briefly explains the candidate’s interest in, and fit with the position
  • a curriculum vita
  • a personal statement addressing the candidate’s teaching experience and philosophy
  • At least two letters of recommendation that address the teaching and academic credentials must be submitted

We will start to review applications immediately on a rolling basis until the positions are filled. For more information about the department see https://www.umb.edu/academics/csm/mathematics

Located on the Boston harbour, the University of Massachusetts Boston offers undergraduate and graduate programs in almost 90 fields of study. It serves a diverse population of more than 17,000 students and is nationally recognised as a model of excellence for urban universities. For more information about the university, see www.umb.edu.

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Posted: 8/20/2020
Application Due: 5/18/2021
Work Type: Full Time