The Department of Mathematics at the University of Connecticut, Stamford regional campus, invites applications for a non-tenure track position at the Assistant Professor in Residence level, beginning Fall 2020. The candidate will provide undergraduate teaching and will also serve in managing the Math Resource Center. The successful candidate's primary academic appointment will be at the Stamford regional campus with the possibility of work at other UConn campuses.
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The successful candidate will be expected to share a deep commitment to effective instruction at the undergraduate level (which could include course coordination and preparation/revision of course materials); participate in university or external professional development programs, seminars, and conferences; apply for internal or external grants supportive of pedagogical activities. Responsibilities may include advising undergraduate students and helping to develop retention strategies for students.
A Ph.D. (or foreign equivalent) in mathematics; a record of outstanding teaching of introductory undergraduate courses; experience with educational technologies such as online homework systems.
A record of effective teaching through innovative classroom strategies; experience coordinating multi-section courses; experience with developing instructional innovations; familiarity with Course Management Systems; advising students in lower-level math courses; research activity that strengthens the departments teaching mission; and involvement in online or flipped courses.
This is a full-time, 9-month, non-tenure track position that has the possibility of leading to long-term multi-year contracts. The normal teaching load for this position is seven three-credit courses per year, or the equivalent. The position has an anticipated start date of August 23, 2020. The successful candidate's academic appointment will be at the Stamford regional campus.
Please apply online at MathJobs (https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/14976). Please upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, commitment to diversity statement, and three letters of reference on your behalf, one of which addresses teaching qualifications. Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Only complete applications with all required materials will be considered and reviewed.
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