University of Chicago, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: Chicago-LECT [#14011]
Position Title: Lecturer
Position Type: Other
Position Location: Chicago, Illinois 60637, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: finished (2019/06/11, finished 2019/09/20)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed. ***

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Chicago invites applications for the position of Lecturer. This position is for a term of one or two years, with the possibility of renewal. The position will be part of the Service Employees International Union as a Lecturer 3. The relationship between the lecturers and the university is governed in part through a Collective Bargaining Agreement. Responsibilities include teaching six courses per year, contributions to the effective functioning of the undergraduate program, and ongoing professional development. Screening will begin July 10, 2019, and continue until all available positions are filled.

Qualifications Completion of a Ph.D. degree in Mathematics or a closely related field is required prior to the start of appointment. Applicants should be qualified to teach a range of undergraduate courses in mathematics including single and multivariable calculus, and linear algebra.

Application Instructions Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago's Academic Recruitment website at

A complete application consists of: (1) curriculum vitae, (2) teaching statement, including a history of courses taught, (3) three or more letters of reference, at least two of which address teaching ability

Applicants are encouraged to submit any additional material which they believe sheds light on their teaching experience and ability. Applicants are particularly encouraged to submit copies of teaching evaluations. We also welcome material on relevant experience with administration of undergraduate programs, curriculum development, or educational outreach.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at

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Department of Mathematics
University of Chicago
5734 S. University Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60637
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