Posting Summary: The University of Virginia's Department of Mathematics invites applications for a general faculty position to be filled by a mathematics educator who is invested in and passionate about incorporating active-learning strategies in calculus instruction. In addition to teaching for the Mathematics Department, the successful applicant will contribute to the transformation of calculus instruction at UVA through work in course design and coordination, as well as through instructor training and mentoring. The position is at the rank of assistant professor, or, possibly, associate professor for an outstanding candidate having at least six years, post PhD, of mathematics-teaching experience. The initial appointment will be for a three-year term, with an anticipated start date of July 25, 2018. The position is not tenure track. Policies governing initial appointments of academic general faculty members as well as renewal appointments are described at http://as.virginia.edu/procedures-renewal-and-promotion-AGFM#section-2.
Applicants must hold a PhD in Mathematics or a related field and have a record of successful mathematics teaching, employing active-learning strategies. A minimum of two years teaching experience is required.
To apply, candidates must submit a Candidate Profile through Jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu); search on posting number 0621886 and electronically attach the following: a cover letter of interest describing teaching experience, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for at least three references.
In addition, candidates must submit the following required documents electronically through www.MathJobs.org: a cover letter, an AMS Standard Cover Sheet, a curriculum vitae, and a statement about teaching interests and experience. The applicant must also have at least three letters of recommendation submitted.
To ensure priority consideration, all application materials including recommendation letters must be received by November 15, 2017. However, the positions will remain open until filled.
Questions regarding the application process in Jobs@UVa should be directed to: Zvezdana Kish, firstname.lastname@example.org (434)924-9437
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The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
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