3/4 Time Instructor-Math (Rowan Select)

Glassboro, New Jersey
Jun 21, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Applications are invited for a mathematics position in the Department of Mathematics, affiliated with the Rowan Select program. The position is a part-time position that does not include health benefits. Primary responsibilities include teaching Rowan Select students in the fall, and any mathematics courses designed for first and second year students in the spring. The fall courses may include the new developmental math course, Foundations of Mathematical Reasoning, so experience and aptitude in teaching these students is required. The spring courses would be mathematics college level courses (100 and 200), from Contemporary Mathematics through the new Quantitative Reasoning and Reasoning with Functions (“college algebra”); and possibly Pre-Calculus, Calculus Techniques and Applications, or the Calculus I-III courses. Normal teaching load is nine credit hours per semester, with a total of 18 for the year. The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute in meaningful ways to service responsibilities in the Department, at the level appropriate for part-time faculty.


At least a Masters degree in Mathematics or a closely related discipline, with a strong background and interest in teaching mathematics, is required. Prior teaching experience, and the ability to teach developmental mathematics and courses through the calculus sequences, are also required. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate not only mathematical ability, but also the ability to communicate mathematics clearly and effectively to undergraduate students. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States.



The Department currently has 300 undergraduate, and 20 graduate mathematics majors, and offers B.A., B.S. and M.A. degrees, as well as concentrations in Statistics & Operations Research and Applied Mathematics.

The deadline for the submission of the complete application is July 7, 2017, or until the position is filled.
Interested candidates must submit their application through our online application system as a single file (PDF format) containing a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and graduate transcripts (copies acceptable). Three letters of recommendation should be sent via email directly to Dr. Dexter Whittinghill (whittinghill@rowan.edu). Interested candidates should apply at URL link: http://rowanuniversity.hodesiq.com/job-details.aspx?jobid=5469583 Rowan University is a public comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 17,300 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven colleges and five schools: the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked third among public institutions in the North by U.S. News & World Report.

Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.

All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.