Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, The Jess and Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics, Towson University
Position Number: FCSM-N-3266L
The Jess and Mildred Fisher College of Science and Mathematics invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track, 10-month Lecturer position in the Department of Mathematics beginning in August, 2019. The instructional workload is 24 contact hours per year; typical courses are 3 or 4 contact hours. Courses taught will primarily include methods and content courses for preservice elementary mathematics. Additionally, workload includes departmental service, such as coordinating a lower level course or responsibility for an ongoing departmental outreach partnership, in addition to participation on department wide committees.
The candidates must have a Master’s degree in Mathematics Education or a related field. A commitment to excellence and innovation in teaching is required. Candidates with strong mathematics coursework on their undergraduate or graduate transcript are given preference. The ideal candidate will have experience in mathematics education, including: teaching content and/or methods courses to preservice elementary school teachers; outreach work to schools; or experience doing professional development with in-service teachers.
Review of applications will begin on May 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications should be submitted electronically through www.mathjobs.org. A complete application includes a cover letter, curriculum vitae, all graduate transcripts, a teaching philosophy statement, and at least three recommendation letters addressing the candidate’s teaching.