Part-Time Faculty, Dept. of Mathematics
Department Summary: Bridgewater State University seeks to educate its students to think critically, communicate effectively and act responsibly, within the context of personal ethics. Therefore, the university actively recruits faculty and staff who are, first and foremost, committed to the development of the individual student. The Mathematics Department's mission is to introduce students to mathematics as in important area of human thought, to help students appreciate the beauty and scope of mathematics, to give students the mathematical knowledge necessary to teach mathematics at the secondary or elementary level, to prepare students for careers in actuarial science, business, government, and industry, to serve the needs of students in fields, which rely on mathematics, and to prepare students for graduate studies in Mathematics and Statistics. The Department offers a Bachelor of Science degree with optional concentrations in Pure Mathematics and Statistics, as well as minors in Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science. We also offer graduate programs leading to a Masters of Arts in Teaching Mathematics. The Mathematics Department is located in the new $100M Dana Mohler-Faria Center for Science and Mathematics, and in addition to serving over 350 majors, we provide a large number of courses for the general student population.
Essential Duties: The Department of Mathematics at Bridgewater State University seeks qualified and committed part-time faculty members for the 2018/2019 academic year, who are passionate about teaching and dedicated to working with undergraduate students. Courses Part-Time Faculty may be asked to teach include: developmental algebra through calculus, as well as courses aimed at non-major audiences such as elementary statistics. Applicants should possess: - Ability to effectively teach in a close, collegial environment dedicated to the teaching-learning relationship. - Strong commitment to excellence in teaching and to working in a multicultural environment that fosters diversity. - Ability to use technology effectively in teaching and learning. - Provide quality teaching including related preparation and grading. - Provide class syllabi to students enrolled in classes and to the department office as requested. - Perform other related duties as assigned and/or required. Courses may be offered on the main campus in Bridgewater or at satellite campuses in Attleboro and on Cape Cod.
Required Qualifications: Masters degree in Mathematics or related field.
Preferred Qualifications: Teaching experience preferred.
Special Conditions: Please be aware that employment at Bridgewater State University is contingent upon completion of a successful background check.
EEO Statement: Bridgewater State University (BSU) is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer which actively seeks to increase the diversity of its workforce. We are dedicated to providing educational, working and living environments that value the diverse backgrounds of all people.
Special Instructions: Please note the following information is required to complete your application for this position: *a minimum of three (3) professional reference entries.