Lecturer (two positions)
Department of Mathematics
The Jess and Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics
The Jess and Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics invites applications for two 10-month, non-tenure track Lecturer positions in the Mathematics Department beginning August 2014.
Master’s degree required, but a doctorate in mathematics is preferred. For one of these positions, preference will be given to individuals with background in statistics. Preference given to candidates who have a record of excellence in teaching a variety of mathematics courses. Enthusiasm and proven teaching excellence to contribute to current department efforts to maintain high standards in, and bring teaching innovation to, undergraduate mathematics instruction.
Teach four course units (twelve contact hours) per semester. Position but may be renewed for one of the two positions contingent upon a positive review and budgetary approval.
The Department of Mathematics offers bachelor’s degree programs in pure mathematics, applied mathematics, actuarial science and risk management, and secondary mathematics education. Master’s degree programs are offered in applied and industrial mathematics, and mathematics education.
Towson University (www.towson.edu) was founded in 1866, is recognized by U. S. News and World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is Baltimore’s largest university, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the University of Maryland System. TU enrolls almost 18,000 undergraduates and 4,000 graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions, liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 865 full-time faculty, and offers more than 65 bachelor’s, 45 master’s, and 5 doctoral programs. Our centrally located campus sits on 330 rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington D.C., and 95 miles south of Philadelphia.
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae and a statement of teaching experience and philosophy, and copies of all graduate transcripts and arrange for two letters of recommendation via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to:
Ms. Charlotte Radcliffe
Department of Mathematics
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001
A Criminal Background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment.
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-related purposes only. The information will not be used for any other purpose. Please note that the search number for which you have applied is: FCSM-N-2793L.
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.