University of Central Florida, Mathematics

Position ID: UCF-VIL [#14085]
Position Title: Visiting Instructor/Lecturer
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Orlando, Florida 32816, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Starting Date: 2019/08/08
Application Deadline: 2019/08/01help popup (posted 2019/07/05, listed until 2020/01/05)
Position Description:    

Job Description:
The Department of Mathematics at the University of Central Florida (UCF) is recruiting for three nine-month, non-tenure earning faculty positions at the rank of visiting instructor or visiting lecturer, with an anticipated start date in August 2019. These positions are renewable for up to three years based on need, funding, and performance. It is expected that successful candidates will take a role in developing curriculum and pedagogy with the intent of improving student learning in undergraduate courses. Successful candidates will be assigned teaching and additional duties including, but not limited to, program planning, assessment, and professional development. 

With over 68,000 students, UCF is one of the largest universities in the nation, offering more than 200 degree programs at its main campus in Orlando, FL. UCF is an economic engine, attracting and supporting industries vital to the region’s future while providing students with real world experiences that help them succeed after graduation. The Department of Mathematics at UCF offers a full range of mathematics courses for its B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. programs, in addition to providing service courses for university’s general education program and STEM majors. For more information about the UCF Department of Mathematics visit http://sciences.ucf.edu/math/

Position Minimum Qualifications:
For instructor rank, an M.S. degree from an accredited institution in mathematics or a closely related field is required by the time of the application. For lecturer rank, a Ph.D. degree from an accredited institution in mathematics or a closely related field is required by the time of the application. 

Preferences:
For all positions, preference will be given to candidates with one or more of the following:
* Equivalent of two years teaching college level mathematics full time; 
* Experience in teaching large classes of more than 150 students; 
* Experience in using online technology in teaching mathematics courses; 
* Experience with adaptive learning environments;
* Experience with classroom management techniques for large classes; 
* Experience in leading campus initiatives related to mathematics curricula;
* Experience in developing new curricula; 
* Experience in writing education grant proposals. 

Additional Application Materials Required:
UCF requires all applications and supporting documents to be submitted electronically through the Human Resources website https://jobs.ucf.edu/cw/en-us/job/497755?lApplicationSubSourceID. In addition to the online application, interested candidates should upload a cover letter, a curriculum vita, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a list of three professional references with their contact information. Additionally, it is highly desirable that applicants supply evidence of effective teaching. The review process will begin immediately and the search will be closed by August 1, 2019. All application materials must be received by the close date to be considered for the position. Questions regarding this search may be addressed to Dr. Heath Martin, Search Committee Chair, at heath.martin@ucf.edu. Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.oie.ucf.edu/documents/PresidentsStatement.pdf. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request. The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.

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Contact: Heath Martin
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Department of Mathematics
4000 Central Florida Blvd
Orlando, FL 32816-1364
Web Page: http://sciences.ucf.edu/math/

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