Assistant Professor, NJCSTM (Mathematics, Scientific Programming and Computational Science)

Location
Union, New Jersey
Posted
Mar 05, 2021
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job location: Union, New Jersey


Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-02-27
Req: R319

External Applicant Instructions

  • Please upload your resume/CV for automatic population of information to your Kean application.
  • Your contact information, work experience and education will be automatically filled in. Please review all fields – you will need to verify that the data is accurate.
  • In the “My Experience” section, you will find a resume/CV upload option where you can submit your cover letter and any other supporting documents you may wish to submit.

New Jersey Center for Science, Technology and Mathematics (NJCSTM)

Mathematics, Scientific Programming and Computational Science - to teach core undergraduate coursework in mathematics, programming and statistics. The successful candidate will provide student and learning support services in a vibrant teaching and research environment dedicated to preparing a new generation of innovators for successful careers as professional scientists, physicians and educators. Teaching includes lecture and lab courses that are part of the integrated core curriculum for all students in the STEM program. The establishment of a research program is also expected. The Assistant Professor will lead a research stream as part of the Research First Initiative and oversee independent research projects for undergraduate and graduate students. Knowledge of curriculum development, research practice and scientific methodology is required.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Mathematics or other related STEM field and a minimum of one year of teaching experience at the post-secondary level is required. Candidates with experience in teaching first and second year undergraduate students are preferred.

This is a ten-month, full-time, tenure-track assignment at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective for the Fall 2021 semester. Teaching assignments and related responsibilities may include day, evening, weekend and online courses. Courses may be taught at the Union campus, Kean Ocean, Kean Skylands or other locations.

All tenure-track faculty are expected to demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence and an on-going program of research and publication or creative and performance activity. Participation in curriculum development, student advisement and service at the departmental/school, college, university and community level is also required. Interest or experience in using advanced instructional technologies to improve the teaching/learning process is highly desirable. Proficiency in the Learning Management System, Blackboard and Online Learning Pedagogy is required, consistent with University guidelines. Kean may offer free voluntary Blackboard workshops to otherwise qualified applicants.

Please submit cover letter, resume, statement of teaching philosophy and contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Official transcripts for all degrees are required before appointment. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. A comprehensive benefits package is included.

Additional Information

Kean University complies with the New Jersey First Act (Senate Bill No. 1730, P.L. 2011, Chapter 70). Any individual newly hired by Kean University will be required to abide by this law and establish a principal residence in New Jersey. New employees will have a full 365 days to establish such residence, from the effective date of hire.

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