University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Mathematics and Statistics

Position ID: UNCCharlotte-LECTURER [#19598, 007593]
Position Title: Lecturer
Position Location: Charlotte, North Carolina 28223-0001, United States [map]
Application Deadline: (posted 2022/02/16, listed until 2022/08/16)
Position Description:    

Applications are invited for two lecturer positions in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte starting August, 2022. This is a nine-month appointment, initially for a three-year term, with the possibility of renewal.

Duties involve teaching four mathematics/statistics courses each semester together with some service responsibilities. Service activities may include student advising, support for departmental curriculum/pedagogy development and serving on department and university committees. Required qualifications include a master's degree or equivalent in mathematics or statistics and teaching experience at the college level. Preferred qualifications include a doctoral degree in mathematics or statistics; the capability of teaching large classes; the ability to teach upper level mathematics/statistics classes for math majors; and experience in curriculum/pedagogy development, including active and adaptive learning. Candidates with mathematics/statistics education experience in effectively teaching women and minorities, and who have a demonstrated commitment to and experience with teaching a diverse student body are highly preferred and strongly encouraged to apply.

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is a doctoral, research-intensive urban university, located on an expanding modern campus. The second largest of the 16 UNC System campuses, UNC Charlotte offers more than 30,000 culturally and ethnically diverse students a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The University is a Carnegie Foundation Community Engagement campus and an APLU Innovation and Economic Prosperity University. It supports faculty with excellent family and medical leave policies, junior faculty development awards, internal faculty research grant opportunities, and other research opportunities. Charlotte offers a dynamic space to live, work and connect for faculty, students, alumni, and staff, with its outstanding cultural, recreational, and business amenities. As the 15th largest U.S. city, Charlotte is consistently ranked one of the best cities to live (#20 by U.S. News & World Report.)

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is the largest department in the University with close to 55 full-time faculty and staff members, over 350 undergraduate majors, and a robust M.S. and Ph.D. programs consisting of 20 M.S. and 50 Ph.D. students. Faculty research interests include fields such as algebra, analysis, computational mathematics, differential equations, mathematical finance, inverse problems, mathematical physics, topology, statistics, and biostatistics. As the largest and most diverse college at UNC Charlotte, the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences houses 21 departments in the humanities, social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences and mathematics, and military sciences, as well as 28 applied research centers and interdisciplinary programs. With its 35 graduate degrees and 78 undergraduate degree options, the College is connected to the world and its concerns, and is particularly supportive of the greater Charlotte region.

Applications must be made electronically at https://jobs.uncc.edu (use position number 007593) and must include a letter of interest that addresses the requirements for the position; a curriculum vitae; a statement that addresses teaching experience, including a statement addressing the applicant’s ability in building a culturally diverse teaching and learning environment; teaching philosophy; and personal interests/career goals. Please mention any prior teaching experience that has tangibly promoted math education for women and minorities. Applicants must include copies (either official or unofficial) of graduate transcripts and also arrange to have three letters of reference on appropriate letterhead stationery forwarded (in PDF format, if submitted electronically) on their behalf to Faculty Search Committee, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 9201 University City Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28223, or via email to Ms. Quincey Hinson (qhinson@uncc.edu) with "Math Lecturer Position Reference" in the subject line. Evaluations of applications will commence on February 25, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. The offer of the position is contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a criminal background check.

As an EOE/ AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to cre­ate an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups. The candidate chosen for this position will be required to provide an official transcript of their highest earned degree and submit to a criminal background check.


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9201 University City Blvd
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