Lecturer Discrete Mathematics and Cryptology

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Work type: Faculty
Location: Boise, ID
Categories: College of Arts & Sciences

The Department of Mathematics at Boise State University invites applications for a full-time non-tenure track lecturer in Mathematics and Statistics (Discrete Mathematics), starting August 2023. The successful applicant is expected to teach undergraduate introductory courses in Discrete Mathematics and Cryptology. The successful applicant is expected to teach three to four classes per semester and contribute to the coordination of these classes. The successful applicant will also be expected to participate in department, college, and university service. The successful candidate will establish and maintain accessible, inclusive, and equitable learning environments both for students and for supported instructors. There is no research expectation associated with this position. 

Expectations of the position include but are not limited to:

  • Provide course coordination  
  • Design, develop, and deliver material using a range of methods and platforms. 
  • Create course material, lesson plans, and curricula
  • Contribute to the successful collaboration with colleagues with the department and across departments

Minimum qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or higher in mathematics, math education, statistics or a closely related field.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience teaching discrete mathematics and cryptology
  • Experience using online tools such as an LMS (e.g., Canvas), homework tools (e.g., WeBWork), or others.

Materials required for application:

Review of applications will begin on February 15, 2023.  For full consideration, please submit materials by that date.

  • Letter of application indicating how your qualifications and interests would fit with the position description.
  • CV including employment history (and dates of employment).
  • Statement describing teaching interests and philosophy.
  • Contact information for three professional references.

Salary and Benefits:

Salary commensurate with experience and credentials. Boise State University is committed to offering a benefits package that provides health and financial protection plans as well as resources to promote health and well-being.  Our program provides flexibility so you can choose the benefits that are right for you and your family.  

About Boise State University: 

Boise State University is the largest university in Idaho, with an enrollment of approximately 25,000 students. Boise State University values high-quality teaching and teachers. The department is committed to further becoming a place where students, staff, and faculty of all backgrounds experience a safe and affirming environment. The department is interested in candidates who are committed to excellence in teaching and to the development of a campus that supports diversity, equity, and inclusion in all University programs and activities.

Boise, Idaho is ranked by US News as the 4th safest city and 17th best metropolitan area to live in the United States. It has a vibrant downtown, abundant recreational opportunities, pleasant weather, and the Milken Institute ranks it as the 7th best performing economy in the US.

The University is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity and actively encourages applications and nominations of women, persons of color, and members of other underrepresented groups. EOE/AA Institution. Veterans preference may be applicable. Learn more about faculty careers at Boise State and the City of Boise.


For questions about this position contact Liljana Babinkostova at liljanababinkostova@boisestate.edu.

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