The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Utah State University invites applications for the position of Lecturer at the Price campus of Utah State University Eastern (USU-E) with a start date of August 1, 2020. The position is an academic year (nine-month) non-tenure track appointment with the possibility of summer teaching for additional compensation. Outstanding performance can lead to promotion to Senior Lecturer and subsequently to Principal Lecturer.
The major responsibilities include teaching courses in lower division and developmental mathematics and statistics, modeling high-quality undergraduate mathematics and statistics pedagogical strategies, and innovative undergraduate teaching. This position has no research responsibilities. Some courses include distance delivery, so experience in broadcast or on-line teaching is desirable. Additional responsibilities include effective participation in the operation and shared governance of the Department and University, academic organizations related to mathematical/statistical education, and professional development opportunities.
Applicants must apply electronically using USU’s online system
Required Documents (additional instructions appear below)
Review of applications begins 6 January 2020, with the position open until filled.
For more information, please contact:
Kevin Bower, Associate Professor
Search Committee Chair
Department of Mathematics & Statistics
Letters of Recommendation:
Applicants must request references to submit confidential letters directly to a Box folder hosted by USU. Applicants must provide letter writers with the link: https://bit.ly/2PkwXss. Letters submitted by a reference with last name RefLastName should be labeled following the naming convention:
USUE_Math_[applicant last name]_[3 letters of first name]_[reference last name]
(for example, “USUE_Math _Smith_Joh_ RefLastName”).
**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**
Employees typically work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes.
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is committed to delivering advanced quantitative and analytic skills for professionals in education, industry and research through classroom instruction as well as practical and research experiences. The department is one of the largest departments at USU, with over 45 faculty, 60 Master's and PhD students, and 300 undergraduate majors.
Utah State University Eastern-Price Campus
USU Eastern, located in Price, Utah, two hours southeast of Salt Lake City. USU-E prepares students through certification, degrees, and transfer programs, and seeks to provide a complete campus experience for both traditional and non-traditional students. There are four residence halls on campus with active social programming and student amenities. The Central Utah region also enjoys outstanding recreational access to the San Rafael Swell, Arches and Canyonlands National Parks, Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry, plus fishing, hunting, skiing, hiking, and biking opportunities.
Utah State University (USU) was founded in 1888 and is honored to be Utah’s land-grant and space-grant University. USU is a Carnegie RU/H (Research University/High Research Activity) institution with approximately 28,000 students (25,000 undergraduates and 3,000 graduate students) on the Logan main campus, and a statewide campus system featuring two comprehensive regional colleges, as well as four regional campuses and 28 additional centers located throughout the state. USU offers 162 undergraduate majors, 153 graduate programs, and a variety of innovative stackable associate and certificate credentials. The 2018 rankings from Washington Monthly ranked USU as one of the top 30 national universities and the 5th best public national university in the nation. As one of the two premier research institutions in Utah, USU is proud to provide a high-quality education at an affordable price. Additional information about Utah State University can be found at: https://www.usu.edu/about/at-a-glance/.
A core characteristic of USU is engagement with communities and people in economic development, improvements to quality of life, and human capital. Through the practical application of knowledge, the University and its faculty engage and share expertise with the state, nation, and world, preserving the historical land-grant tradition of partnering with communities to address critical societal issues in the interest of the public good.
The USU main campus is located in beautiful Logan, Utah; a city of about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80 miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate region. Additional information about Logan can be found at: http://www.loganutah.org/visitors/about_logan/index.php.
USU recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the University’s academic mission of learning, discovery, and engagement (https://www.usu.edu/president/missionstatement/). USU is an AA/EO employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity/expression, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by University policy or local, state, or federal law. Learn more at https://equity.usu.edu/. USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and provides a Dual Career Assistance program. Additional information can be found at: http://www.usu.edu/provost/faculty-life/dual-career-assistance.cfm.
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