Adjunct Faculty, Mathematics

May 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Adjunct Faculty, Mathematics

Stevenson University

Adjunct faculty in the Mathematics and Physics Department will engage in teaching activities in accordance with the University's Faculty Workload and Promotion/Sabbatical Guidelines. Teaching responsibilities will include no more than 9 contact hours per semester (a total of 18 contact hours per academic year).

Department: School of the Sciences: Math & Physics

Master’s degree or higher in mathematics, math education or a related field plus college level teaching experience, with a strong commitment to quality teaching; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge of mathematics and statistics. Demonstrated teaching ability in mathematics. Ability to instruct students of varying preparation and abilities. Experience working with Blackboard or a similar platform. Proficiency in Microsoft applications, including PowerPoint, Word and Excel. Familiarity with educational assessment practices. Strong commitment to integrity, excellence, learning, and community. Strong organizational, reasoning, and problem-solving skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Familiarity with database management

Physical Requirements:
Light work: Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Sitting, standing, walking, talking, hearing, keyboarding, and repetitive motions. Close visual acuity. Subject to inside and outside environmental conditions.

Essential Functions:
Engage in instructional activity totaling no more than 9 contact hours per semester (18 contact hours per academic year). As part of Instructional Activity load: o Prepare courses in accordance with published faculty workload guidelines and with direction from the Course Coordinator. o Grade all assignments, quizzes, projects, and/or exams as described in the course syllabi o Hold office hours (minimum of 3 hours per week). o Meet with students as related to instructional activity. o Evaluate, update, and revise courses regularly. o Participate in the assessment activities of the Department, School, and University. o Collegiality, as well as professional and ethical conduct, enhances teaching, learning and the general reputation of all persons in the academy. Therefore, all faculty members are expected to serve in a collegial fashion and in accordance with professional and ethical principles when dealing with other faculty members, students, administrators, and members of the public. o Every faculty member is guaranteed academic freedom in accordance with the statement on academic freedom and responsibilities of faculty members, as in the policy manuals.

Reports To: Associate Dean

Work Location: Other

Position Category: Faculty

Position Type: Adjunct Faculty (501000)

Months/Year: 9

Hrs/Week: up to 9

FLSA: Exempt

Close Date:

Open Until Filled: No

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