Lecturer Positions

Job Description:

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Texas at Austin has openings for a number of non-tenure-track (Lecturer) teaching positions to begin Fall 2016. Primary duties are teaching undergraduate courses, and a full-time load consists of three courses per semester.

These are 1-year positions with the possibility of renewal subject to performance and departmental needs. The number of positions depends on enrollment, so continued employment is not guaranteed. However, successful Lecturers are routinely renewed from year to year. The starting salary for a full-time load over Fall and Spring semesters is $40,000 with health and retirement benefits.

A Ph.D. in the mathematical sciences is required, although the rare exception may be made for applicants with special technical qualifications desired by the department. Previous teaching experience at the university level, commitment to quality teaching, and good communications skills are also required. Special consideration may be given to applicants with experience and/or interest in working on course coordination/development, advising, and other departmental needs. In addition, we seek candidates who contribute to diversity and equal opportunity within higher education, through their teaching and service.

Applicant Instructions:

Complete applications will consist of a cover letter, a current CV, and a statement detailing teaching experience, as well as three letters of recommendation addressing teaching ability. All letters should be submitted directly to the department by the referee. For electronic submission, please go to Otherwise materials should be mailed to

Lecturer Recruiting Committee
Department of Mathematics
The University of Texas At Austin
Austin, TX 78712


To insure full consideration for Fall 2016 - Spring 2017, all materials should arrive by July 7.

A background check will be conducted on the applicant selected.

 The University of Texas at Austin is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.