Lecturer with Potential Security of Employment

University of California Riverside in California

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted August 26, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Lecturer with Potential Security of Employment (or Security of Employment) in Mathematics

University of California, Riverside


 The Department of Mathematics invites applications for a Lecturer position with Potential Security of Employment (or Security of Employment), beginning July 1, 2015. The position parallels the tenure-track faculty series and will involve instructing and developing the departments first year mathematics program. A PhD in mathematics and demonstrated excellence in teaching is required.  Experience with curriculum development, innovation in teaching and educational grant writing is desirable.


The duties of the LPSOE/LSOE position in Mathematics will consist of: 6 courses per year of lecture instruction as assigned by the chair, and the direction of the Precalculus/First Year of Calculus program (including instructional pedagogy development and improvement, textbook evaluation and selection, TA training, etc). The successful candidate will be expected to develop curricula and instructional initiatives, including development of extramural instructional/education grant proposals in consultation with other faculty. Publication of pedagogical innovations, assessment methods, or original mathematics in high-quality peer-reviewed journals will be encouraged.


Applicants should log on to mathjobs.org to submit their curriculum vitae, including a description of their background in education, their academic experience, a list of publications and a minimum of 3 letters of recommendation. Evaluation of applications will begin on November 3, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.  University regulations and laws concerning confidentiality govern all letters of recommendation (see Academic Personnel Manual 160 http://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel/_files/apm/apm-160.pdf).


The University of California, Riverside is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at http://www.mathjobs.org/jobs