University of Texas at Arlington, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: UTArlington-F00258P [#17855]
Position Title: 2-Non-Tenure Track Faculty
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Arlington, Texas 76019, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: filled (posted 2021/07/01, listed until 2022/01/01)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Texas Arlington (UTA) invites applications for two non-tenure-track (NTT) faculty positions beginning the Fall 2021 Semester. The NTT faculty positions are full-time, one-year visiting positions at the rank of lecturer. Teaching excellence is expected for the position. Salary and rank will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The responsibilities of the full-time NTT faculty will include teaching undergraduate mathematics service courses and working closely with the Learning Resource Center in the Department of Mathematics. The minimum qualifications for lecturers are an earned MS or MA in mathematics or statistics. While outstanding applicants from all mathematical areas will be considered, preference for the position will be given to those with significant experience in or strong commitment to undergraduate mathematics teaching, student engagement, and mentoring. Special consideration will be given to those with experience teaching remedial and entry-level mathematics.

Successful candidates are expected to demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equity in education through their scholarship, teaching, and service.

The University of Texas at Arlington is a Carnegie Research-1 “highest research activity” institution. With a projected global enrollment of over 48,000, UTA is the largest institution in The University of Texas System. Guided by its Strategic Plan Bold Solution / Global Impact, UTA fosters interdisciplinary research within four broad themes: health and the human condition, sustainable urban communities, global environmental impact, and data-driven discovery. UTA was recently cited by U.S. News & World Report as having the second lowest average student debt amount U.S. universities. U.S. News & World Report also ranks UTA fifth among national universities for undergraduate diversity. The University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and is ranked as the top four-year college in in Texas for veterans on Military Times’ 2020 Best for Vets list.

The Department of Mathematics is the winner of the 2013 American Mathematical Society Award for Exemplary Program or Achievement in a Mathematics Department. The Department of Mathematics is a major center for mathematics research and education in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex and North Texas. It serves more than 10,000 students annually and features nationally recognized faculty with outstanding accomplishments in teaching, research, and service. The department offers a variety of degree programs, including BA, BS, MA, MS, and PhD in pure and applied mathematics, statistics, and mathematics education. It currently offers over 100 sections of lower-division mathematics courses per semester. For more details, visit the Department's web page at http://www.uta.edu/math and the University's webpage http://www.uta.edu.

Applicants must submit electronically via http://www.mathjobs.org the following items: a cover letter, a complete curriculum vitae, and a statement of teaching philosophy. Applicants should indicate in their cover letter for which position they are applying and should arrange to have at least three recommendation letters uploaded to http://www.mathjobs.org. Inquiries about the position may be directed to mathsearch@uta.edu. Review of applications will begin on July 12, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled. Persons from groups historically underrepresented in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics are encouraged to apply.

UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco-free campus.


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Further Info:
https://www.uta.edu/math
817-272-3261
 
411 S. Nedderman Drive
Box 19408
Arlington, TX 76019

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