University of North Texas, Mathematics Department

Position ID: UNT-LEC [#13275, 6002130]
Position Title: Multi-Year Continuing Lecturer in Developmental Math
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Denton, Texas 76203-5017, United States [map]
Subject Area: Developmental Math
Application Deadline: none (posted 2018/11/28)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics at the University of North Texas invites applications for a lecturer position in developmental mathematics. The contract is multi-year and renewable. The appointment is expected to begin in Fall 2019.

The responsibilities of the position are to teach predominantly developmental mathematics in the fall terms and assume a leadership role in developmental mathematics curriculum design and coordination. Teaching in spring terms will include other mathematics courses, up to the level of calculus and possibly higher. The successful candidate will have:

• A Master’s degree in mathematics, mathematics education, or a closely related field, including 18 graduate semester credit hours in coursework taught under a MATH or STAT prefix.

• At least two semesters of prior experience in the instruction of developmental mathematics.

• Ability to teach collegiate mathematics at least at the level of calculus.

• Experience with online learning platforms such as Blackboard, Canvas, MyLabsMath, Webassign, ALEKS, etc.

Preference will be given to applicants with:

• A Master’s degree or a Ph.D. in mathematics or mathematics education.

• Ongoing scholarly interest in adult learning/developmental mathematics education and curriculum development.

Candidates with at least four years of recent mathematics teaching experience at the developmental level at a college or university may be considered for the rank of senior lecturer. Candidates with at least eight years of collegiate teaching experience plus some experience with administrative or other supervisory oversight of developmental mathematics curriculum or instruction may be considered for the rank of principal lecturer.

With about 38,000 students, UNT is the largest university in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and the 33rd largest in the nation. We offer 101 bachelor’s degrees, 82 master's degrees, and 38 doctoral degrees. UNT is a public research university and is the flagship of the UNT System. The Department of Mathematics has 34 faculty members and approximately 60 graduate students, and offers B.S., B.A., M.S., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees. Further information may be found at http://www.math.unt.edu.

Applicants must apply on mathjobs.org and at facultyjobs.unt.edu: the system identification number is 6002130. The application must include a cover letter, a current vita, unofficial transcripts (official transcripts are required upon hire), a teaching statement, and three letters of recommendation. The letters must be uploaded to mathjobs by their authors. Inquiries regarding the position, but not the application materials, may be directed to Krista Hines, the search committee chair, at Krista.Hines@unt.edu.

Review of applications begins January 15, 2019. Applications will be reviewed weekly thereafter until the search is closed. The University of North Texas is an EOE/ADA/AA institution, committed to diversity in its employment and educational programs, thereby creating a welcoming environment for everyone.


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University of North Texas
Mathematics Department
1155 Union Circle #311430
Denton, TX 76203-5017

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