Lunds Tekniska Högskola, Matematikcentrum, LTH

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has 40 000 students and 7 600 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.

LTH forms the Faculty of Engineering at Lund University, with approximately 9 000 students. The research carried out at LTH is of a high international standard and we are continuously developing our teaching methods and adapting our courses to current needs.

This position is a fixed term substitute postion whilst recruiting a permanent Senior Lecturer in Mathematics (PA2019/342)

Work duties

The work duties consist of teaching in the first cycle of studies in mathematics for the engineering programmes at LTH. The work duties include course coordination, teaching, assessment and teaching administration.

Qualification requirements

Appointment to senior lecturer requires that the applicant has

  • A PhD or corresponding research competence or professional expertise considered important with regard to the subject matter of the post and the work duties it will involve.
  • Demonstrated teaching expertise.
  • Completed five weeks of training in higher education teaching and learning, or acquired equivalent knowledge by other means, unless there are valid reasons.

Additional requirements

  • Good oral and written proficiency in Swedish and English.

Assessment criteria

For appointment to temporary senior lecturer, the following shall form the assessment criteria

  • Good subject skills of relevance for the position and the related work duties.
  • Good teaching ability. The assessment of the pedagogical skills will be based on documented achievements teaching first, second and third cycles of studies, a good understanding of learning processes as well as good abilities to lead, stimulate and cooperate with teachers and students.
  • An ability to collaborate with wider society and communicate his or her activities.

Consideration will also be given to ability to cooperate, drive and independence, and how the applicant’s experience and skills complement and strengthen ongoing education and innovation within the department, and how they stand to contribute to its future development.

Terms of employment

This is a full-time, temporary (fixed term) employment for 6 months. If the appointment of the senior lecturer takes longer than 6 months, then a prolongation of the temporary position may be considered. Start 1 August 2019, or according to an agreement with the department.

Instructions on how to apply

Applications shall be written in English. Please draw up the application in accordance with LTH’s Academic qualifications portfolio – see link below. Upload the application as PDF-files in the recruitment system. Read more:

Type of employment Temporary position 3-6 months
Employment expires 2020-01-31
Contract type Full time
First day of employment 2019-08-01
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100
City Lund
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number PA2019/575
  • Eskil Hansen, 046 222 9628
Union representative
  • OFR/ST:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-222 93 62
  • SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds universitet, 046-222 93 64
  • SEKO: Seko Civil, 046-222 93 66
Published 27.Feb.2019
Last application date 25.Mar.2019 11:59 PM CET

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