The Department of Mathematics at the University of Virginia invites applications for a three-year Lecturer position on the academic general faculty, expected to begin August 25, 2022. The core responsibilities of this position include teaching six courses per year, three each during the spring and fall terms.
This is a three-year, tenure-ineligible appointment with the possibility of renewal, contingent upon available funding, satisfactory performance, and need for the position.
A Group 1 research department, the Department of Mathematics at the University of Virginia actively engages in research in a wide range of fields within algebra, analysis, topology, geometry, and the history of mathematics. The Institute of Mathematical Science further enhances the Department’s research agenda through its sponsorship of numerous visiting scholars and speakers. Located on the University’s Central Grounds, the Department and the Institute form part of what Thomas Jefferson called the “academical village,” an interacting group of scholars in the humanities, the social sciences and the sciences. The University of Virginia is committed to teaching excellence and offers numerous opportunities for professional development. The University is an extremely vibrant and active intellectual community, located in Charlottesville, with easy access to the Blue Ridge Mountains, the state capital of Richmond, and Washington, D.C.
QUALIFICATION REQUIRMENTS: Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Mathematics by the start of the appointment and have at least 2 years of teaching experience in Mathematics at the time of appointment, inclusive of teaching done as a graduate student. Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated experience teaching calculus and linear algebra at the college level.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Apply online at https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/UVAJobs/job/Charlottesville-VA/Lecturer-of-Mathematics–General-Faculty_R0031599 as well as www.Mathjobs.org. Please provide all the following information on both sites:
1) A cover letter describing your background in the teaching of mathematics.
2) An AMS Standard Cover Sheet.
3) A curriculum vitae with the contact information for three references.
4) A statement about teaching philosophy, and your past experience working on issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion and/or with diverse populations.
The applicant must also have three letters of recommendation submitted via the www.Mathjobs.org portal.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin on February 18, 2022; However, the position will remain open until filled.
The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment. For information on the benefits available to members of the general faculty at UVA, visit hr.virginia.edu/benefits.
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