Human Resources

Lecturer in Mathematics/Statistics

September 14, 2021

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science seeks adjunct faculty members to teach one or two sections of “Introduction to Probability & Statistics” (non-calculus based, no course prerequisites) during our Spring Term that commences January 11, 2022. The course provides instruction in elementary statistical inference procedures, uses MS excel or R-suite software, and provides an introduction to our Data Science program. Each course meets on two days each week and a student teaching assistant may be provided. A Master’s degree in Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field is required. Demonstrated excellence in teaching is strongly preferred.

Please send CV, cover letter, and names of references directly to DeJuran Richardson, PhD, at Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

A highly selective liberal arts college located on Chicago’s North Shore, Lake Forest College enrolls approximately 1,600 students from more than 40 states and from more than 70 countries. Lake Forest is one of the most diverse small colleges in the Midwest with nearly 40% of our student body comprised of domestic minority and international students. The majority of our STEM pool is female and also includes a significant number of first generation and traditionally underrepresented students. At Lake Forest College, the quality of a faculty member’s teaching is the most important criterion for evaluation. Lake Forest College embraces diversity and encourages applications from women, members of historically underrepresented groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.