Position Title: Lecturer
Subject Area: Mathematics
The Department of Mathematics at the University of Kentucky invites applicants for one or more full-time Lecturer positions to begin August 16, 2017. The initial contract is for two years and may be renewed indefinitely, subject to performance. Lecturers are eligible for promotion to the rank of Senior Lecturer after a minimum of 5 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 and perform duties associated with the lower-division mathematics program. Lecturers have responsibility for developing the curriculum in our first year service courses. The Lecturer will normally teach three courses per semester and have an administrative workload.
The position offers competitive salary and full benefits. Applicants should have completed the Ph.D. degree by the time the appointment begins.
Applications should include the standard AMS Cover Sheet for academic appointment, a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement on teaching experience, evidence of effective teaching, 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 http://www.mathjobs.org/jobs.
In addition, candidates must complete an Academic Profile within the University of Kentucky employment system by visiting [insert ukjobs link here] and selecting apply to this job. This step will only take 5-10 minutes. Applications will not be reviewed until the Academic Profile is completed.
Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Applications submitted by November 30, 2016 will receive full consideration. Applicants are asked to indicate if they will be attending the joint AMS/MAA meetings in Atlanta in January.
The University of Kentucky is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity University that values diversity and is located in an increasingly diverse geographical region. It is committed to becoming one of the top public institutions in the country. Women, persons with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. The University also supports family-friendly policies.
For more information about the department, please visit http://www.math.uky.edu.