Part-Time Lecturer – Financial Mathematics Program

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Location: Chicago, ILLINOIS

The University of Chicago
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Part-Time Lecturer – Financial Mathematics Program

Department of Mathematics, Physical Sciences Division
Position Type: Other Academic Appointee

Chicago, IL

Jan 20, 2023


The University of Chicago’s Department of Mathematics invites applications for the position of Lecturer to teach a course in the Master of Science in Financial Mathematics program, in one of the following areas: 

  • Machine Learning
  • Fixed-Income Markets 
  • Crypto Trading 
  • Smart Contracts

This position is part-time and is not benefits eligible. 

Applicants must currently be authorized to work in the U.S.


Minimum qualifications: 

  • A master’s degree in a related field, or 3 years of professional experience in the specific course area. 

Preferred qualifications: 

  • PhD in a related field.
  • 5+ years of teaching experience, as an instructor of record, in a professional graduate degree program at a University.
  • 5+ years of professional experience in the specific course area.

Application Instructions

Apply online at the University of Chicago Academic Careers website at .
Required materials:

  • CV,
  • cover letter,
  • list of three references, 
  • sample course syllabus.

Optional materials: teaching evaluations from past courses taught.

All University departments and institutes are charged with building a faculty from a diversity of backgrounds and with diverse viewpoints; with cultivating an inclusive community that values freedom of expression; and with welcoming and supporting all their members.

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s Statements on Diversity are at .

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination .

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-834-3988 or email with their request.

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