The Department of Mathematics at Towson University has an opening for a full-time lecturer starting fall 2013.
A Master’s degree in mathematics is required, but a doctorate in mathematics is preferred. Further, preference will be given to candidates who have a record of excellence in teaching a variety of mathematics courses. The successful candidate will teach four course units (twelve contact hours). The salary is commensurate with the candidate’s degree and experience. The position provides some health benefits and is renewable yearly.
About the Department:
The Department of Mathematics offers bachelor’s degree programs in pure mathematics, applied mathematics, actuarial science and risk management, and mathematics education. Master’s degree programs are offered in applied and industrial mathematics, and mathematics education.
Founded in 1866, Towson University is now recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. Towson is nationally recognized for its programs in the liberal arts and sciences, business, education, communications, health sciences, and the fine and performing arts. The University places a strong emphasis on service learning and civic engagement through such activities as internships, practica, clinical placements, course assignments, and student events. As the Baltimore area’s largest university, Towson articulates its research and scholarship mission through partnerships that link the University to the economic, educational, and cultural life of the state of Maryland and the mid-Atlantic region. Towson enrolls more than 21,800 undergraduate and graduate students in 64 undergraduate majors, 44 master’s programs and four doctoral programs. Located on a rolling 328 acres, the striking campus is eight miles north of downtown Baltimore and 45 miles from Washington, D.C. The campus and its surrounding cities provide an excellent environment for teaching and supporting the academic pursuits of the 830 full-time faculty who work at Towson University. For additional information, visit http://www.towson.edu.
To apply, please send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching experience and philosophy, and copies of all graduate transcripts and arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent to:
Dr. Raouf Boules, Chairperson
Department of Mathematics
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001
Review of the applications will begin on July 31st, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.
Upon submitting your Curriculum Vitae to indicate you are an applicant for this position, please be sure to visit http://www.towson.edu/odeo/applicantdata.asp to complete a voluntary on-line applicant data form. The information you provide will inform the university's affirmative action plan and is for statistical purposes only and shall not be used to illegally discriminate for or against anyone.
Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. This position is contingent on the availability of funds at the time of hire.