UNT System Overview:
Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.Posting Title:
College of ScienceJob Location:
DentonFull Time/Part Time:
The Department of Mathematics has 25 tenure system faculty, 13 lecturers, about 60 graduate students, and 220 majors. Our graduate degree offerings include a Ph.D. in Mathematics as well as M.A. and M.S. degrees. Undergraduate offerings include B.A. and B.S. degrees in Mathematics, with or without teacher certification. Additional information about the department is available at math.unt.edu.Position Summary:
The UNT Mathematics Department invites applications for a full-time faculty lecturer position starting in Fall 2021. The successful candidate is expected to teach 4 courses/sections per semester during the academic year, and optionally up to two classes during the summer term. It is expected that the successful candidate will focus on the instruction of mathematics courses for pre-service teachers, including Mathematics for Elementary Education Majors. The position is initially for one year, with possible renewal contingent on performance.Minimum Qualifications:
Candidates must have, or expect by August 2021, a Masters degree in mathematics or a closely related field, including at least 18 semester graduate credit hours in coursework taught under a MATH or STAT prefix.
Candidates must have at least two years of experience teaching college-level mathematics courses, with at least some experience teaching mathematics classes for pre-service teachers.Preferred Qualifications:
Prior teaching experience and ongoing interest in at least one of the following areas: developmental mathematics, probability, statistics, multivariable calculus, linear algebra, or differential equations.Physical Requirements:
Prior experience supervising teaching assistants and teaching classes such as calculus with a lecture size of at least 100 students; Experience with online learning platforms such as: Canvas, MyMathLab, Webassign, ALEKS, etc. Experience in fully online course delivery at a distance;
Interest in and knowledge of issues facing contemporary K-12 teachers.
Ability to communicateSecurity Sensitive:
This is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement:
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.Driving University Vehicle:
F479PSpecial Instructions to Applicants:
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, and a list of contact information for two references. These references may be contacted via email for letters of recommendation at a later time. Letters may not be uploaded to the application at this time.
Applicants are encouraged to address in their teaching statement their experience teaching pre-service teachers, online instruction and online learning platforms, as well as course coordination activities involving TAs and graders.
Applicants must also apply at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/list/17728Quicklink for Posting: