Our Commitment to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion:
California State University (CSU), Chico is a comprehensive and
residential public university, holding Hispanic-Serving Institution
(HSI) designation. Chico State operates as part of the 23-campus
CSU system, which educates the most ethnically, economically, and
academically diverse student body in the nation. The University
enrolls over 15,000 students, with over half identifying as
first-generation college students.
Chico State is committed to recruiting outstanding candidates who
reflect the intersectional identities of our student body. The
ideal candidate will embrace our values predicated on the primacy
of student success and the elimination of equity gaps, have
demonstrated experience working with diverse populations, and will
contribute to policies, programs, and practices that support an
inclusive, accessible, and equitable learning and working
environment. Black, Indigenous, People of Color, veterans, and
those with diverse abilities are encouraged to apply.
Academic Year Part-Time Lecturer
Mathematics and Statistics
Salary commensurate with education and
Initial Review Date:
05/09/2022; complete applications
received after that date may be considered as needs arise. (Updated
How to Apply:
Applicants must provide a current cover letter (including how you
have addressed, or plan to address teaching to diverse student
groups), a CV, a list of courses you believe you are qualified to
teach and for which you wish be considered, a copy of unofficial
transcripts for your highest earned degree, and contact information
of three professional references. Additional information may be
requested at a later time. All applicants must apply online,
applications submitted via email or in-person to the department
will not be considered. For information about specific courses
offered, please refer to the University Catalog
Position Summary: (Updated 4/29/22)
The Mathematics and Statistics Department in the College of Natural
Sciences is collecting application materials for a pool of
part-time lecturers with positions available as determined by need
during the 2022-23 academic year. Courses in need of coverage may
include supported classes (college algebra, finite math for
business, introduction to statistics), hybrid classes (introduction
to statistics, business statistics) trigonometry, precalculus;
occasionally calculus, linear algebra, or differential equations.
Appointments from the part-time pool are temporary and often made
just prior to the start of the academic term.
The minimum education requirement for a lecturer appointment is an
MA or MS in Mathematics or a related field.
Preferred qualifications include a PhD or previous teaching
experience. Candidates with an ability and interest in teaching
calculus, linear algebra, and differential equations are preferred.
Bilingual candidates will be given preference.
Lecturer positions in the department carry responsibilities in the
areas of teaching lower division undergraduate courses. Teaching
assignments are based upon qualifications of the individual and the
needs of the department.
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics consists of 20 full
time faculty, 16 full time equivalent lecturers, and around 180
math majors and minors. We offer 4 options in the bachelor’s
degree: General Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematics
Education, and Statistics. We place a high priority on quality
teaching and engagement with students.
Job-related questions should be directed to:
Dr. Kevin McGown, Search Committee Chair
The CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing
campus facilities to be fully immunized against COVID-19 or have
received a medical or religious exemption. Selected candidates
should be prepared to comply with this requirement.
This position may qualify for benefits including tuition fee waiver
(if eligible). California State University, Chico offers a number
of benefits to its employees (e.g., sick leave, vacation, health
insurance). For more information and eligibility criteria, please
All work must be performed within the State of California.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be
completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a
position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the
background check may affect the application status of applicants or
continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the
The person holding this position is considered a “mandated
reporter” under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting
Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in
CSU Executive Order 1083 (revised July 21, 2017) as a condition of
For disability-related accommodations, please call the ADA
Coordinator at (530) 898-5959.
All positions are contingent on funding.
About Chico State:
Graduate and undergraduate programs boast high-quality research
experiences, exceptional faculty mentoring, and civic and global
engagement opportunities. The campus motto, “Today Decides
Tomorrow,” is brought to life by inclusive pedagogy, experiential
learning, and co-curricular programming. The Chico Experience
prepares students to be critical thinkers, engaged citizens, and
inspired stewards of environmental, social, and economic resources.
Together, they will become leaders solving the challenges of the
The campus is located in Northern California, 90 minutes from the
state capital, Sacramento, and a three-hour drive from the San
Francisco Bay Area. Chico offers year-round natural beauty, outdoor
leisure activities, and a thriving arts, music, and events scene.
We acknowledge and are mindful that California State University,
Chico stands on lands that were originally occupied by the first
people of this area, the Mechoopda, and we recognize their
distinctive spiritual relationship with this land and the waters
that run through campus.
California State University, Chico is an Equal Opportunity
Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without
regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age,
sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual
orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability,
marital status, or protected veteran status and only employ
individuals authorized to work in the U.S.
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