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Instructor, Developmental Mathematics

Lamar State College-Port Arthur
Port Arthur, TX

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Engineering & Mathematics, Mathematics, Statistics
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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Security Sensitive Statement:

Positions are security sensitive and subject to Texas education Code 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.

Position Title:

Instructor, Developmental Mathematics

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Special Instructions To Applicants:

Please Note: A criminal background check will be conducted on candidate finalist prior to the offer of employment. The application must be completed in full detail (including work history) for your qualifications to be considered. An incomplete application will not be considered. Your application is not complete until you receive an online confirmation number at the end of the application process. Review of qualified applicants to begin immediately.

The following documents are requested: resume, unofficial copies of official transcripts and licenses (if applicable), and name, phone number, and current e-mail addresses of three (3) professional references. Applicants selected for interviews may be asked to provide professional letters of reference. Official transcripts will be required upon hire.

In compliance with House Bill 558 passed during the 76th Legislative session, Lamar State College – Port Arthur requires that all male U.S. citizens from 18 to 26 years of age provide proof of registration with the Selective System or exemption from such registration, prior to employment. If you have questions, please contact the Human Resources Office at (409) 984-6237.

LSCPA’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is provided in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (20 USC § 1092(f), 34 CFR 668.46).
Lamar State College Port Arthur is an E-Verify Employer. EEO/AA

Job Summary:

The Instructor reports directly to the Chair for General Education and Developmental Studies. The Developmental Mathematics Instructor is responsible for providing quality instruction. Teaching assignment includes teaching 15 SCH during the spring semester and the fall semester. Teaching assignments are assigned and may include day and evening face-to-face courses, and/or online classes. Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics or a closely related field required.
Work with students, faculty, and staff members in a professional manner.
Manage the classroom environment- face to face or online, and to manage faculty responsibilities beyond the classroom.

Preferred Qualifications:

Master’s Degree in Mathematics or a Master’s degree with 18 graduate hours in Mathematics is preferred.
Experience in a two-year college or university teaching Mathematics.
Experience serving on college committees.
Experience advising/recruiting students.

Working conditions:
A normal classroom setting.
Physical Requirements:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, speak, listen, and see. The employee is occasionally required to sit, lift, push, pull and carry objects.


Depending on education and experience; Tenure track, Benefits Eligible

Work Hours:

40 hrs a week; May include teaching day and evening classes.

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Essential Job Functions:

Provide quality and innovative instruction to students taking developmental mathematics courses.

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Maintain current knowledge, expertise, and safety in the subject area of teaching responsibility.
Seek and participate in Professional Development related to Developmental Education.

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Serve on departmental and college committees. Provide community service.

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Commit to the development, implementation, and evaluation of curriculum based on the ACGM, Core Curriculum, and academic outcomes.

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Work independently in the classroom environment- face to face and/or online, as scheduled.

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Establish effective working relationships with others.

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Recruit and advise students for the General Education and Developmental Studies Department.

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Other duties as assigned by the Department Chair or college administration.

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Working at Lamar State College-Port Arthur

Lamar State College - Port Arthur, a member of The Texas State University System, is an open-access, comprehensive public two-year college offering quality and affordable instruction leading to associate degrees and a variety of certificates. The College embraces the premise that education is an ongoing process that enhances career potential, broadens intellectual horizons, and enriches life.

Located in Port Arthur, an industrial and cultural center of Southeast Texas, the college offers freshman- and sophomore-level work in numerous academic and technical/vocational fields. The campus sits between the 1,000 and 1,800 blocks of Procter Street and Lakeshore Drive.

The city has modern public schools, churches, shopping districts and recreation areas serving a community of approximately 70,000 persons. Principal area industries are oil refining, chemical production, shipping and shipbuilding. The metropolitan area, known as the Golden Triangle, includes the cities of Beaumont, Orange, Vidor, Port Neches, Nederland, Groves and Bridge City. All lie within 25 miles of Port Arthur and form the heart of the upper Texas Gulf Coast where approximately 350,000 live.

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