University of Kentucky, Mathematics

Position ID: UK-LEC [#21673]
Position Title: Lecturer
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: LEXINGTON, Kentucky 40506, United States [map] sort by distance
Application Deadline: finished (2022/11/28, finished 2023/07/17)
Position Description:   URMs  

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Mathematics Lecturer
Department of Mathematics
University of Kentucky

The Department of Mathematics in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky invites applicants for a full-time Lecturer position to begin August 1, 2022. The selected candidate will be appointed to a nine-month, non-tenure eligible faculty position for an initial two-year period that has the potential for renewal and for promotion to Senior Lecturer after five years.

Lecturers are vital to the teaching mission of the Mathematics department. The Lecturer will teach primarily first year mathematics courses as well as some second- and third-year courses. Lecturers will normally teach three courses per semester and perform administrative duties associated with the lower-division mathematics program. Lecturers also develop the curriculum in our first-year service courses.

A Ph.D. degree in mathematics or closely related field by the time the appointment is required. Evidence of teaching excellence is valued as is experience or interest in teaching large classes or coordinating classes.

In order to be considered a candidate, applicants will need to complete the following two steps:

1. Submit your job market materials to MathJobs.Org. These materials should include: the standard AMS Cover Sheet for Academic Employment, a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement on teaching experience and quantitative assessments of teaching, a statement on inclusion, diversity, and equity (described below) and at least three (3) letters of reference including letters addressing teaching and supervision of teaching. Evidence of experience or interest in teaching large classes or coordinating classes is valued. All application materials must be submitted online at:

2. Complete an application within the University of Kentucky employment system by visiting and select “Apply for this job.”

As a department and university, we are strongly committed to creating an inclusive and effective teaching, learning, research, and working environments for all (see In one to two pages, applicants are asked to reflect on their commitments, approaches, and insights related to inclusion, diversity, and equity.

The University of Kentucky provides comprehensive benefits which are fully described at

Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Applications submitted by January 9, 2023 will receive full consideration. Questions regarding the position should be addressed to Dr. Peter Perry, Interim Chair of Mathematics: 859-257-3470 or

For more information about the Department, please visit

The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, African Americans, and all minorities.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
email address
Department of Mathematics
University of Kentucky
715 Patterson Office Tower
Lexington, KY 40506-0027, USA