Lecturer in Statistics (Two positions, fixed length)

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University Of Maine

Location :
Orono, Maine

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Sat, 17 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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SunIRef:Manu Position Title: Lecturer in Statistics (Two positions, fixed-length) (id:67552) Campus: Orono Department: Mathematics & Statistics – OMS Bargaining Unit: AFUM Salary Band/Wage Band: N/A Location: Orono, ME Statement of the Job: The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Maine invites applications for two fixed-length appointments as Lecturer. These academic year positions are for two years and are non-renewable. Anticipated start date is August 30, 2021. Preference will be given to candidates who can support our teaching in statistics, especially at introductory level. Some preference may also be given to candidates with other academic activities and achievements that enhance the department’s mission. Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Undergraduate teaching, especially but not exclusively of Statistics, and may include online delivery and coordination of student assistants. Collaborative work with the coordinators of multi-section lower-level courses. Teaching load for this position will be three classes in each of the Fall and Spring sessions, and may include online classes. Service to the department, college and university is expected. About the University: The University of Maine is a community of more than 11,700 undergraduate and graduate students, and 2,500 employees located on the Orono campus and throughout the state. UMaine is the state land and sea grant university and maintains a leadership role as the System’s flagship university. As a result, it is dedicated to providing excellent teaching, research, and service at the university, state, and national levels. Further information about UMaine can be found at The University of Maine offers a wide range of benefits for employees including, but not limited to, tuition benefits (employee and dependent), comprehensive insurance coverage including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and short and long term disability as well as retirement plan options. As a former NSF ADVANCE institution, the University of Maine is committed to diversity in our workforce and to dual-career couples. UMaine is located in beautiful Central Maine. Many employees report that a primary reason for choosing to come to UMaine is quality of life. Numerous cultural activities, excellent public schools, safe neighborhoods, high quality medical care, little traffic, and a reasonable cost of living make the greater Bangor area a wonderful place to live. Learn more about what the Bangor region has to offer here. Qualifications: Required: A graduate degree (master’s level or higher) in statistics, mathematics, or a related area is required by date of hire. Demonstrated effective college-level teaching of statistics and effective written and oral communication skills. Preferred: Some preference may also be given to candidates with other qualifications or experience relevant to the responsibilities of the position. We are especially interested in applicants who can contribute to the University of Maine’s commitment to an inclusive and diverse student body that includes first-generation and low-income students and those from groups that are under-represented in mathematics, such as women and minorities. Other Information: Materials must be submitted via " For Position" below. You will need to create a profile and application; upload: 1.) a cover letter which describes your experience, interests, and suitability for the position 2.) a resume/curriculum vitae 3.) teaching statement 4.) contact information for three professional references You will also need to submit the affirmative action survey, the self-identification of disability form, and the self-identification of veteran status forms. Incomplete application materials cannot be considered. Materials received after the initial review date will be reviewed at the discretion of the University. Search Timeline is as follows: Review of applications to begin: April 19, 2021 Screening interviews to begin no earlier than: May 3, 2021 Tentative start date: August 30, 2021 For questions about the search, please contact the Department at or . Appropriate background checks are required. The University of Maine is an EEO/AA employer, and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veteran’s status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Amie Parker, Interim Director of Equal Opportunity, 101 North Stevens Hall, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469-5754, , TTY 711 (Maine Relay System). Length: Academic Year (Sept-May)