The Assistant Teaching Professor will teach calculus courses and will work with the mathematics department administration and faculty to develop and implement changes in the calculus and precalculus curricular and delivery. These courses have an enrollment of around 2,500 students per year. The Assistant Teaching Professor (with the other calculus coordinators) will also coordinate the calculus courses and services for calculus students, and will train and supervise graduate teaching assistants. The successful candidate must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.
The Department of Mathematics has an internationally recognized faculty and a strong graduate program leading to both the M.A. and Ph.D. degrees. A broad range of programs is possible including algebra, analysis, combinatorics, control theory, dynamical systems, geometry, numerical analysis, probability, statistics, stochastic analysis/control, partial differential equations, set theory, and topology. The department has a long tradition of excellence. The first Ph.D. granted west of the Mississippi was in mathematics at KU in the year 1895. Since then, the graduate program has been a central part of the department’s research and teaching. Historic Snow Hall, which houses the department, contains state-of-the-art classrooms, lecture spaces, computer labs, and other facilities.
The University of Kansas is a major public research and teaching institution that operates through a diverse, multi-campus system. KU's many parts are bound together by a mission to serve as a "center for learning, research, scholarship and creative endeavor" in the state of Kansas, the nation and the world. An ideal campus, historic and wireless at the same time, KU is home to one of the top public-university library systems in the nation. The university fosters a multicultural environment in which the dignity and rights of individuals are respected.
A city of approximately 97,600, Lawrence is located in the rolling hills of eastern Kansas, 35 miles west of the Kansas City metropolitan area and 20 miles east of Topeka, the state capitol. Home to Haskell Indian Nations University as well as KU, Lawrence offers the many cultural opportunities of a university town. Lawrence is a wonderful community filled with endless opportunities for historical explorations, beautiful scenery, incredible arts and entertainment venues, and many popular restaurants. Kansas City International airport, The Plaza, and access to world-renowned attractions are less then an hour away.
Teaching/Advising – 65%
Professional Performance – 15%
Research – 10%
Service – 10%
Evaluation of the following requirements will be made through (1) descriptions of work experience and educational experiences in letter of application, (2) record of accomplishments and productivity addressed in resume, and (3) information provided from professional references.
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For a complete announcement and to apply on-line, go to https://employment.ku.edu/academic/15557BR . A complete on-line application includes: C.V.; cover letter; teaching statements; description of relevant teaching, leadership and organizational experience; transcript copy if degree has been obtained in the last five years; and the names and contact information for three references. In addition, at least three recommendation letters addressing the required qualifications should be submitted electronically to MathJobs.org at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/ , position #15557BR.
Initial review of applications has been extended and will be reviewed beginning February 28, 2020 and continue as long as needed to identify a qualified pool.
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University of Kansas - Lawrence
Advertised Salary Range
Competitive with comparable research universities.
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