The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Maine invites applications for at least one nine-month, academic year appointment as Lecturer, expected to start September 1, 2020. This position is ongoing, contingent upon satisfactory performance. We are especially interested in applicants who can contribute to the University of Maine’s commitment to an inclusive and diverse student body that includes first-generation and low-income students and those from groups that are under-represented in mathematics, such as women and minorities.
A graduate degree (masters level or higher) in statistics, biostatistics, mathematics with an emphasis in statistics, or a related area is required by date of hire; some preference may be given to candidates with degrees in the three specified areas. Some preference may be given to candidates with a doctoral degree by date of hire, depending on the area of the doctorate. Some preference may also be given to candidates with other qualifications and/or scholarly activity relevant to the responsibilities of the position. Demonstrated effective college-level teaching in statistics is required, as is proficiency in written and oral communication.
Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Teaching three courses per semester
Providing service to the department, college and university
Participation in course coordination and curriculum development
Other information and Application Procedures can be found via Hire Touch at the webpage https://umaine.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=59511&job=lecturer. Screening of applications will begin January 21, 2020, and will continue until the position is filled.
The University of Maine is an EEO/AA employer.
About University Of Maine
Located on the northern border of beautiful Downeast Maine, the University of Maine, Orono, is the flagship campus of the University of Maine System and is the principal graduate institution in the state. It is the state’s land grant and sea grant university, enrolling over 11,000 students. The Department offers BA and MA degrees in mathematics, and minors in mathematics and statistics. Further information about the Department and our activities can be found at www.math.umaine.edu. Numerous cultural activities, excellent public schools in neighborhoods where children can walk to school, high quality medical care, little traffic and a reasonable cost of living make the greater Bangor area a wonderful place to live. The University of Maine is located just 60 miles from the beautiful Bar Harbor area and Acadia National Park and two hours from Portland, offering access to a wealth of outdoor activities and a thriving restaurant scene.