Norwich University

Position ID: 1440-VAP [#20194, 147884]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor or Lecturer - Mathematics
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Northfield, Vermont 05663, United States [map] sort by distance
Application Deadline: (posted 2022/06/29, listed until 2022/12/29)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics at Norwich University invites dynamic faculty to apply for positions as a lecturer or a visiting assistant professor, beginning in mid-August 2022.

The successful candidate for a lecturer position will teach 30 contact hours for the academic year (approximately 15 contact hours hours per semester). The successful candidate for the visiting assistant professor position will teach 21 contact hours for the academic year (9-12 contact hours per semester), as well as engage in professional development, scholarship, and service.

Teaching assignments may include preparatory mathematics, general education mathematics, introductory statistics, or the calculus sequence, with possibilities of teaching other course offerings. See the Norwich University Course Catalog for more details and course descriptions. Funding to support ongoing professional development is available.

Lecturers are appointed on a yearly basis and may or may not be renewed. Visiting assistant professors are appointed for one year, with an option for a second year. These are in-person positions; candidates must be able to teach in-person classes on the Norwich Campus in Northfield, VT.

Requirements: The successful candidate for the lecturer position will have a minimum of master's degree or equivalent in Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematics Education, or related field.

The successful candidate for the visiting assistant professor position will have a minimum of a doctoral degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematics Education, or related field.

A demonstrated ability to teach mathematics courses at multiple levels. Such experience should include some of: developmental mathematics and algebra, elementary statistics, precalculus, calculus, or general education mathematics classes.

The successful candidates will have a passion for bringing excellent teaching into the classroom and will be able to engage our undergraduates in the discovery of mathematics. All applicants must have demonstrated commitment to working with a student body that is diverse with respect to socio-economic status, culture, academic interests, and career paths.

Additional Information: Norwich University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing a positive education and work environment that recognizes and respects the dignity of all students, faculty and staff. Reasonable accommodations will be made for the known disability of an otherwise qualified applicant. Please contact the Office of Human Resources at nuhr@norwich.edu for assistance.

All candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without requiring immigration sponsorship, including but not limited to non-immigrant visas such as H1B, STEM, or F1, now or in the future. A post offer, pre-employment background check will be required of the successful candidate.

Application Instructions: Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy (not to exceed two pages), and the names of three professional references.

About Norwich University: Founded in 1819, Norwich University is the oldest private military college in the country and the birthplace of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC). Today we are a diversified academic institution that offers undergraduate and graduate degrees and professional certificates to adult learners online and to Corps and civilian lifestyle students on campus.

We are located in the beautiful Green Mountains of Vermont, only 20 minutes from the state capital, Montpelier, and three hours from Boston or Montreal.

Our excellent benefit package includes medical, dental, vision, group life, and disability insurances, flexible-spending accounts for health and dependent care, a 403(b) retirement plan with employer match, an employee assistance program, paid time off, use of the University pool and fitness center, and tuition scholarships for eligible employees and their family members. Some employees may qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program on their Federal Student Aid Direct Loan balance. For more information about our benefits, visit https://norwich.trgportal.com.

Full COVID vaccination including booster is required for all on-campus employment.


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