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The Mathematics Department at Carthage College is seeking qualified candidates for a Lecturer in Mathematics starting Fall 2024. The position will be a multi-year renewable contract. The individual will be expected to teach undergraduate Mathematics courses, with special emphasis on supporting 1000-level foundational courses.
Job Description: Successful candidates will teach courses including precalculus, elementary statistics, and general education quantitative reasoning courses. Carthage faculty have recently developed alternatives for some of these standard courses; such innovation in course design and pedagogy is welcomed. Enthusiasm for addressing gaps in students’ mathematical preparation and working with students of all backgrounds is essential.
The expected teaching load is seven to eight four-credit courses per year; one of these may take place during our intensive January term. A course release for other significant work may be possible depending on institutional needs. Applicants should have a Ph.D. or M.S. in Mathematics or Statistics, and a strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching and supporting a diverse student population. More information about the Department may be found at
Interested candidates should submit a single PDF file including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information of three professional references. Additional questions about this position can be directed to Dr. Haley Yaple Review of applications will begin immediately, and will cease once the position is filled.
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Located on the shore of Lake Michigan in the thriving Chicago-Milwaukee corridor, Carthage College blends the best liberal arts traditions with desirable degree programs, transformative learning opportunities, and personal attention from dedicated faculty and staff. Our beautiful campus, an 80-acre arboretum with stunning lake views, is home to 2,600 undergraduate students and 200 graduate students. Founded in 1847, Carthage is consistently named a Best Midwestern College by The Princeton Review and a Most Innovative School by U.S. News & World Report. All Carthage employees play a vital part in the success of our students, as we work together to create an environment where all can achieve their true potential. Grow with Carthage.
Carthage College is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse community. We welcome applications from a broad spectrum of people, including members of ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.