Visiting Lecturer In Mathematics at Maryville College

Visiting Lecturer in Mathematics


  • Position:Faculty
  • Department:Mathematics and Computer Science



Visiting Lecturer in Mathematics

Maryville College, a selective four-year liberal arts college committed to superior teaching, invites applications for a visiting instructor position for the 2017-2018 academic year.  Qualified candidates will possess an advanced degree in mathematics or a closely related discipline.  Teaching experience in a liberal arts undergraduate environment is preferred, and a commitment to teaching excellence is essential.  Responsibilities will include teaching first-year courses in quantitative literacy, college algebra, and precalculus.  Other teaching responsibilities will depend on the expertise of the successful candidate.

Founded in 1819, Maryville College is one of the oldest baccalaureate-granting institutions of higher learning in the South.  Consistently ranked in the top tier of Southern colleges in national magazines, the College is affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA).  The curriculum is notable for its two-semester Senior Study research requirement and strong liberal arts core program that incorporates career exploration and preparation.  The student body of about 1200 is drawn mostly from the Southeast, Middle Atlantic States and the Midwest.  Located in Maryville, Tennessee, Maryville College is ideally situated between the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Knoxville, the state’s third largest city.  It is within minutes of Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the University of Tennessee, and the major research facilities of Oak Ridge Associated Universities (MC holds associate membership).

Applications received by March 6, 2017 will be guaranteed full consideration.   Complete applications must include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of reference (two of which address teaching experience and potential).  Applications should be submitted electronically to   Cover letters may be addressed to Dr. Jeff Bay, Chair, Division of Mathematics & Computer Science, Maryville College.

Maryville College is an equal opportunity employer, and specifically invites applications from minorities.