The Department of Applied Mathematics at the Naval Postgraduate School, in Monterey, California invites applications for one Intermittent Lecturer position. This is a re-advertisement. All applicants who applied to the Lecturer, job announcement number 720-109580, which opened on September 19, 2019, will be considered for this position.
The Mission of the Department of Applied Mathematics
The Department of Applied Mathematics has a multifaceted mission to provide an exceptional mathematical education focused on the unique needs of NPS students, to conduct relevant research, and to provide service to the broader community. The department offers masters and doctoral degrees and encourages mathematical explorations in a broad range of areas in applied mathematics with specific thrust areas that support the mission of the school.
We seek candidates who can teach a wide range of courses (course listings can be found at math.nps.edu primarily as on-campus lectures, but sometimes delivered by VTE. Teaching load varies depending on enrollment in each quarter. It is important that the successful candidate is able to teach in the summer quarter.
The successful candidate for this position will possess a master’s degree in Mathematics or a closely related area from an accredited university. Evidence of teaching aptitude and expertise in Mathematics is required to qualify.
At least five years of mathematics teaching experience in colleges or universities.
Institution and Setting
The Naval Postgraduate School (www.nps.edu) was established in 1909 and offers graduate programs at all levels for officers of the United States Armed Services, civilian employees of defense laboratories, and officers and civilians from allied nations. The NPS has approximately 1500 resident students enrolled in graduate degree programs, as well as non-resident students served by a distance-learning program. The Department of Applied Mathematics has 20 tenure track and non-tenure track faculty members and offers both Masters and PhD degrees. The park-like 144-acre campus is located on the Monterey Peninsula, adjacent to the waters of Monterey Bay and only minutes from the Monterey Regional Airport. The area offers a pristine environment of unparalleled scenic beauty, parks, restaurants, art galleries and cultural events. Other local research and educational institutions include the California State University at Monterey Bay, the University of California at Santa Cruz, Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, the Defense Language Institute, Stanford University’s Hopkins Marine Station, the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, the Naval Research Laboratory (Marine Meteorology Division), and Monterey Peninsula College.
Intermittent lecturers at Naval Postgraduate School are paid based on teaching load on a salary scale that is competitive with other universities. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants with foreign education will be required to select from a list of private organizations that are members of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES), which provide foreign education evaluations acceptable to NPS.
Applications will be accepted until November 1, 2019. Applicants must submit a cover letter describing their qualifications for the position, a comprehensive curriculum vitae or resume and contact and e-mail address information for a minimum of two references. The application material must clearly state the applicant’s citizenship. Applications may be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Relocation package, including recruitment/relocation incentives will not be authorized.
This position may be eligible for telework.
U.S. citizenship is required.
The Naval Postgraduate School is an equal opportunity employer. For additional information about NPS, please refer to the website at http://www.nps.edu.
NOTE: IF YOU ARE A VETERAN, you are strongly encouraged to identify your Veterans’ Preference on your resume or elsewhere in your application package (type of preference, dates of service, date of VA letter, character of service, etc.). Veteran’s preference is treated as a positive merit factor for NPS faculty positions.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: 720-109580 (2)
About Naval Postgraduate School
The mission of the Naval Postgraduate School is to provide relevant and unique advanced education and research programs to increase the combat effectiveness of commissioned officers of the Naval Service to enhance the security of the United States. In support of the foregoing, and to sustain academic excellence, NPS and the DON foster and encourage a program of relevant and meritorious research which both supports the needs of Navy and Department of Defense while building the intellectual capital of Naval Postgraduate School faculty.