Statistics Lecturer (one year)

(This position has been filled.)
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Maine invites applications for a fixed-length, academic year appointment as Lecturer, effective September 1, 2014, with responsibility for teaching classes primarily in Statistics. This position is non-renewable. A Master’s degree in Statistics, or in Mathematics with a concentration in statistics or similar, is required by date of hire. Some preference will be given to candidates with a doctoral degree by date of hire, depending on the area of the doctorate.

Demonstrated effective teaching and excellent written and oral communication skills are required. The normal teaching load for this position is three courses per semester.

The University of Maine is the primary graduate institution in the State of Maine. The Department offers BA and MA degrees. Further information about the Department and our activities can be found at

The University of Maine is located just 60 miles from the beautiful Bar Harbor area and Acadia National Park. It is approximately the same distance from skiing and remote hiking areas. Numerous cultural activities, excellent public schools and a reasonable cost of living make the greater Bangor area a pleasant place to live.

Incomplete applications cannot be considered. Appropriate background checks are required. All University of Maine System employees are required to comply with applicable policies and procedures, as well as to complete applicable workplace related screenings, and required employee trainings, such as Information Security, Safety Training, Workplace Violence, and Sexual Harassment.

To apply, submit a cover letter (which should describe your background and how you would contribute to the mission of the department), a teaching statement, a curriculum vitae (which fully describes your qualifications and experiences with specific reference to the required and preferred qualifications) and at least three letters of reference, at least one of which should address your teaching. These materials must be submitted through, and in addition the cover letter, teaching statement and curriculum vitae must also be submitted via HireTouch at the webpage or the direct link

You will need to create a profile and application before uploading these materials.

General correspondence about this position should be sent to Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

UMaine is committed to diversity in our workforce.

The University of Maine is a tobacco-free campus. Information regarding UMaine’s tobacco-free policy is available online at

The University of Maine is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.