Lecturer Position in Department of Mathematics at Towson University

Position:
The Jess and Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics invites applications for a fulltime, non-tenure track, 10-month Lecturer position in the Department of Mathematics beginning in August, 2019.


Qualifications:
Master’s degree in mathematics or mathematics education is required. A commitment to excellence and innovation in teaching is required. Preference will be given to candidates with a doctorate in mathematics or extensive graduate-level coursework in mathematics.


Responsibilities:
Teach four 3-credit courses per semester and provide service to the department. A typical teaching assignment will include undergraduate courses offered to STEM majors. The student-to-faculty ratio in these courses is very low; the average class size is smaller than 30 students

Towson University:
Towson University (www.towson.edu) was founded in 1866, recognized by U. S. News and World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is Baltimore’s largest university, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the University of Maryland System. TU enrolls over 19,000 undergraduates and more than 3,000 graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions, liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 900 full-time faculty, and offers 65 bachelor’s, 42 master’s, and 4 doctoral programs. Our centrally located campus sits on 330 rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington D.C., and 95 miles south of Philadelphia.


Application Process:
Review of applications will begin on June 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications should be submitted electronically through www.mathjobs.org. A complete application includes a cover letter, curriculum vitae, all graduate transcripts, a teaching philosophy statement, and at least three recommendation letters addressing the candidate’s teaching.


A Criminal Background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment.


Please be sure to visit http://www.towson.edu/inclusionequity/employment/data.html to complete a voluntary on-line applicant data form. The information you provide will inform the university’s affirmative action plan and is for statistical-related purposes only. The information will not be used for any other purpose. Please note that the search number for which you have applied is: FCSM-N-3272L.


Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.