Position: Instructor, Department of Mathematics.
Starting Date: September 16, 2013
Essential Functions: To teach 2 courses per term for the mathematics department, administer the departmental WeBWorK server including consulting with faculty using the system as necessary, and function as department webmaster.
Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in mathematics or closely related field, evidence of outstanding teaching ability at the undergraduate level, computer programming experience, and web programming experience. The ideal candidate would have experience with WeBWorK itself, and with Perl and shell programming.
Application Process: Applicants will please provide a cover letter, CV, a description of relevant experience, and three letters of recommendation to be submitted electronically at MathJobs.org. First consideration will be given to applications received by February 20, 2013. Position will remain open untill filled.
The University of Oregon is located in Eugene, Oregon, home to more than 145,000 people and Oregon’s third largest city. Within only a few hours’ drive are the ocean beaches, lakes, rivers, forests, high desert, and the Cascade and Coast mountain ranges. The Willamette River runs through the heart of the city and joins the McKenzie River north of town. Mild winters, long growing seasons and few drastic weather changes are characteristic. Eugene has a high percentage of professionals, including doctors, lawyers, architects, and educators, and is home to the Hult Center for the Performing Arts, which regularly hosts the Oregon Bach Festival, the Eugene Symphony, the Eugene Ballet, and the Eugene Opera, among other cultural offerings.
Candidates should have the ability to work effectively with a diverse community. The University of Oregon is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.