Job Opportunities

Part-Time Lecturer – Financial Mathematics Program

The University of Chicago’s Department of Mathematics invites applications for the position of Lecturer for the Spring 2022 quarter to teach a course in the Master of Science in Financial Mathematics program, in one of the following areas: 

•  Machine Learning
•  Fixed-Income Markets 
•  Crypto Trading 
•  Smart Contracts

This position is part-time and is not benefits eligible. 

Applicants must currently be authorized to work permanently in the U.S.


Minimum qualifications: 

•  A master’s degree in a related field, or 3 years of professional experience in the specific course area. 

Preferred qualifications: 

•  PhD in a related field.
•  5+ years of teaching experience, as an instructor of record, in a professional graduate degree program at a University.
•  5+ years of professional experience in the specific course area.

Application Instructions

Apply online at the University of Chicago Academic Careers website at

Required materials:

•  CV,
• cover letter,
•  list of three references, 
•  sample course syllabus

Optional materials: teaching evaluations from past courses taught.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s Statements on Diversity are at

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Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-1032 or email with their request.