Michigan Technological University, Department of Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: 546-LECTURER [#19335]
Position Title: Lecturer, Mathematics
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Houghton, Michigan 49931, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: finished (2021/12/22, finished 2022/05/16)
Position Description:    

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Department: Mathematical Sciences Work Type: Faculty Location: Main Campus (Houghton, MI) Full Time / Part Time: Full Time Categories: Sciences, Mathematics

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Michigan Technological University invites applications for a non-tenure track lecturer. The hiring will potentially support degrees in Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Computational and Applied Math, Statistics, or Data Science. The successful applicant should have a MS or PhD in Statistics or Mathematics, and should have a demonstrated ability to teach courses in statistics and mathematics to a broad cross-section of a technological University as well as the Department’s own majors. Successful candidates will demonstrate an enthusiasm for undergraduate and graduate education and a strong commitment to cultivating diverse and inclusive learning environments.

Michigan Tech attracts world-class faculty who enrich the educational experience of smart, motivated, and adventurous students. Applicants who are committed to promoting a sense of belonging and contributing to a diverse, equitable, and inclusive learning environment for all are strongly encouraged to apply (https://www.mtu.edu/diversity-inclusion/).

The position starts 16 August 2022. Candidates applying by 15 Jan 2022 are assured full consideration, but the position remains open until it is filled. Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vita, three letters of recommendation addressing the candidate’s teaching ability (and scholarly research program if applicable), and a statement of teaching interests through Michigan Technological University at https://www.employment.mtu.edu/cw/en-us/job/492766 . Michigan Tech, a doctoral research university with an international reputation, is located in Houghton in Michigan’s scenic Upper Peninsula, on the south shore of Lake Superior. The area provides a unique setting where natural beauty, culture, education, and a diversity of residents from around the world come together to share a superb living and learning experience. The Department of Mathematical Sciences has 35 faculty members with interests in statistics, probability, computational mathematics, combinatorics, algebra, and number theory. It offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees in both Statistics and Mathematics. The department enrolls about 120 undergraduate students and 70 graduate students, and plays a key role in the university's interdisciplinary programs in Data Science and in Computational Science and Engineering.

Michigan Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Equal Opportunity Employer that provides equal opportunity for all, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Michigan Tech recognizes the importance of supporting faculty members’ partners; candidates selected for on-campus interviews will be invited to bring a guest. Additional details on our Partner Engagement Program can be found at https://www.mtu.edu/provost/programs/partner-engagement/.

Michigan Tech is proud to be an ADVANCE Institution that has thrice received National Science Foundation support to increase diversity, inclusion, and the participation and advancement of women and underrepresented individuals in STEM. (see https://www.mtu.edu/advance/).

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Contact: Chelsie Carne
Postal Mail:
Search Committee
Fisher 302A
1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI 49931
Web Page: http://www.mtu.edu/math/