Adjunct Faculty in Mathematics

Employer
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
Location
San Antonio TAMUSA

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Engineering & Mathematics, Mathematics, Statistics
Position Type
Adjunct
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Job Title

Adjunct Faculty in Mathematics

Agency

Texas A&M University - San Antonio

Department

Department of Mathematical, Physical, & Engineering Sciences

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

San Antonio, Texas

Job Type

Faculty

Job Description

The Department of Mathematical, Physical, and Engineering Sciences is seeking a non-tenure track adjunct faculty in mathematics. Responsibilities may include teaching any of these undergraduate courses in mathematics – Calculus I and II, Calculus I and II Labs, College Algebra, College Algebra Recitation, Contemporary Mathematics I, Introduction to Mathematical Proofs, Modern Geometry and other mathematics courses as needed. The adjunct faculty will prepare and teach the assigned course/s following a syllabus guideline in face to face, online, or hybrid formats as assigned by the department. The faculty will maintain appropriate course related records on Blackboard (our Learning Management System), assign earned grades, report needed course related data to the department, and communicate with the departmental faculty and staff on course related issues as needed. Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes.

$3,000 for a 3-credit lecture course; $670 for each non-credit bearing laboratory or recitation section

Required Education and Experience:

  • Master's Degree in Mathematics or a closely related field

  • 18 graduate hours in Mathematics

  • Experience and interest in teaching undergraduates in a college/university setting

  • Prior college mathematics teaching experience and experience with Blackboard, our Learning Management System.

  • Experience with non-traditional commuter university setting.

  • Experience with a culturally diverse student body.

    Preferred Required Qualifications:

    • Broad training in mathematics

    • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

    • Excellent presentation skills.

    Applicants must complete the online application that includes:

    • Cover letter (to include a statement on whether you can teach face to face or only online classes)

    • Curriculum vitae

    • Online application/faculty form

    • A brief description on your in-person and online teaching experience. (one page maximum)

    • Complete set of unofficial graduate transcripts (official transcripts will be required prior to any offer of employment).

    • Two letters of recommendation are recommended. Letters may be scanned or submitted electronically by the referee with the subject heading "Adjunct Position for Mathematics - Letter of Recommendation - Applicant's Name" to elizabeth.leyva@tamusa.edu. Letters of recommendation should be written on referee's letterhead, be less than one year old, and must bear the writer's original signature.

    Application Process:

    Please make sure to provide the following documents:

    • Application

    • Cover Letter to include two professional references

    • Resume

    For detailed instructions on how to apply for any position on our website, please use the following link:

    http://www.tamusa.edu/humanresources/job-opportunities/index.html

    Please ensure that all required documents are uploaded prior to submitting the application. Once application is submitted, no changes or revisions can be made. If you have issues with adding documents with your application, please contact HR at 210-784-2058.


    In addition, applicants must submit a complete set of unofficial transcripts (official transcripts are not necessary to complete the initial application).

    Only applicants who are invited for an interview will be asked to submit three letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair, electronically, by the referee with the subject heading "Adjunct Position for Mathematics - Letter of Recommendation - Applicant's Name" to elizabeth.leyva@tamusa.edu. Letters of recommendation should be written on referee's letterhead, be less than one year old, and must bear the writer's original signature.

    The position is open until filled but review of applications will begin immediately.

    If selected for the position, prior to issuing a letter of appointment, the official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution by the Office of the Dean, College of Arts & Sciences, Texas A&M-SA, One University Way, San Antonio, Texas 78224. We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated.
    Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be appointed for this position.

    • The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.

    • If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for appointment.

    • Texas A&M-San Antonio is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.

    Summary of Employee Benefits:

    https://www.tamusa.edu/humanresources/documents/summary-of-employees-benefits.pdf

    In compliance with ADA, if accommodations are needed for the application process, please contact HR at (210) 784-2058.

    All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

    Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

    Organization

    TAMUSA pic1Texas A&M University-San Antonio (A&M-SA) is a contemporary university that reflects the diverse and heritage-rich community it serves. Founded as the first upper-division institution of higher education in South San Antonio in 2009, A&M-SA today is a comprehensive four-year university offering high-quality, affordable education.

    From fall 2008 to fall 2017, enrollment has grown 340 percent. The University currently serves nearly 6,500 students and has graduated more than 8,000 alumni. The student body is 60 percent female and 72 percent Hispanic. Approximately 77 percent of students are the first in their family to attend college.

    TAMUSA pic3Since becoming president of A&M-SA in 2015, Dr. Cynthia Teniente-Matson has forged an audacious strategic plan for the University to fulfill its mission and bring to life its core values while achieving several important goals, including becoming a national model for student and academic success.

    Through the University’s 26 undergraduate degrees and 13 graduate degrees, students can pursue a wide variety of in-demand fields, such as education, business, information technology and cyber security, criminology and biology. A&M-SA equips students with the knowledge, marketable skills and high-impact educational experiences that prepare them for rewarding careers, responsible global citizenship and lifelong learning.

    With unprecedented enrollment growth, small classes, flexible schedules and in-demand degrees, A&M-SA is making the dream of higher education a reality for students in the San Antonio community and beyond.TAMUSA pic2

    Fast Facts:

    • A&M-SA offers the lowest undergraduate tuition among four-year universities in San Antonio: $8,216 average cost per year (tuition and fees for spring and fall semesters for 15 credit hours/semester)
    • A&M-SA is a Military EmbracingTM university; 1 in 6 of our students is military connected (veterans, active-duty, spouses or dependents)
    • The National Security Agency (NSA) designated A&M-SA as a National Center for Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE) through the year 2022. This prestigious designation puts the University among a select group of institutions nationwide meeting rigorous federal standards.
    • 20:1 student to teacher ratio

    Accreditation

    Texas A&M University-San Antonio (A&M-SA) is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and master’s degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, call 404-679-4500 or visit http://www.sacscoc.org for questions about the accreditation of A&M-SA.

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