University of Utah Career-Line in Salt Lake City, Utah

Position Information

Proposed Faculty Rank Career-Line

Department 00124 - Mathematics

Track Non Tenure Track

New Position to Begin 7/1/2017


Full-time Position: Lecturer, Mathematics Department, University of Utah

The University of Utah Mathematics Department invites applications for the position of Lecturer in Mathematics. The academic level of the position (instructor, assistant professor, associate professor, full professor) will be the one appropriate for the academic formation and prior experience of the successful applicant.

All applicants must have at least a Masters degree in Mathematics, with some preference afforded to applicants with a PhD degree in the mathematical sciences. Furthermore, prior experience in teaching either secondary (preferred) or college mathematics, accompanied by letters of recommendation attesting to the merits of the applicant as an instructor, is also required of all applicants.

Duties of the position include teaching the Department’s lower division courses as well as the Department’s offerings for current and future teachers of mathematics at the elementary and secondary school levels. Scholarship in the areas of mathematics and/or mathematics education and Departmental service in appropriate capacities are also part of the expectations of the position.

EEO/Diversity Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365.

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.


The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Certain new hires are automatically assigned to theURSretirement plan and other employees with priorURSservice, may elect to enroll inURSwithin 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits fromURSmust notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801) 581-7447 for information.

Special Instructions for Candidates

Applicants are invited (but not required) to submit a one-page teaching statement and/or one-page research statement when submitting an application.

Open Date 07/01/2017

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN00097CF

Type Faculty