Position Overview: The Department of Mathematics at Merrimack College invites applications for a one-year full-time, non-tenure-track position in mathematics at the rank of Lecturer for the 2019-2020 academic year. A master’s degree in mathematics, statistics, or mathematics education and demonstrated excellence in teaching at the college level are required. Responsibilities include teaching four courses per semester (16 contact hours) at the Precalculus/Basic Statistics/Calculus level and holding four scheduled office hours per week.
Qualifications: Candidates must be committed to outstanding teaching and familiar with using technology in the classroom. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to teach students from a variety of disciplines, including majors in Mathematics, Engineering, Health Sciences, Education, Business, and the Liberal Arts. Teaching with innovative pedagogies is encouraged.
Merrimack College seeks to nourish and sustain our five core values of leadership, community, awareness, scholarship, and service. The College is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups. All candidates are encouraged to describe in their application previous activities or interest in building a culture committed to diversity and inclusive excellence, as well as how they will engage in fostering a culture that values diversity and inclusive excellence at Merrimack College.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
To Apply: Only applications submitted electronically will be considered and should include the following only: cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation, at least two of which address teaching.
About Merrimack: The only Catholic, Augustinian college in New England, Merrimack College is an independent, coeducational institution with more than 4,200 undergraduate and graduate students from 34 states and 36 countries, and comprises schools of liberal arts, science and engineering, health sciences, education and social policy, and business. The college’s 220-acre campus is approximately 25 miles north of Boston in North Andover and Andover, Mass. Merrimack is a Master’s Colleges & Universities/Medium Programs institution in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Merrimack recently placed 21st in the nation for “Colleges That Add the Most Value” in Money’s special Best Colleges report and was ranked as one of the top 10 colleges in the northern United States for the fourth year in a row — and the only regional college judged “up and coming” by higher education leadership in the northern United States, according to U.S. News.
This position is subject to the successful completion of a criminal background check.
Merrimack College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.