Math Lecturer at University of Kentucky, Position Announcement

Lecturer in Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Kentucky invites applicants for a full-time Lecturer position to begin August 16, 2018. The initial contract is for two years and may be renewed indefinitely, subject to performance. Lecturers are eligible for promotion to the rank of Senior Lecturer after a minimum of 5 years. Lecturers are vital to the teaching mission of the mathematics department. The Lecturer will teach primarily first year mathematics courses as well as some second and third year courses and perform administrative duties associated with the lower-division mathematics program. Lecturers have responsibility for developing the curriculum in our first year service courses. Lecturers will normally teach three courses per semester and carry out administrative duties.

The position offers competitive salary and full benefits. Applicants should have completed the Ph.D. degree by the time the appointment begins.

In order to be considered a candidate, applicants will need to complete the following two steps:

  1. Submit your job market materials to These materials should include: the standard AMS Cover Sheet for academic appointment, a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement on teaching experience, evidence of effective teaching, and at least three (3) letters of reference including letters addressing teaching and supervision of teaching. Evidence of experience or interest in teaching large classes or coordinating classes is valued.
  2. Complete an application within the University of Kentucky employment system by visiting and select “Apply for this job.”

Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Applications submitted by March 15, 2018 will receive full consideration.

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The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity University that values diversity and inclusion. Individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, women, and members of other underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.