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Adjunct Instructor – Mathematics and Statistics

Calvin University
Grand Rapids, MI

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Engineering & Mathematics, Mathematics, Statistics
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Full Time
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Four-Year Institution

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Calvin University welcomes general applications for adjunct instructors for the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. If you are interested in teaching at Calvin, we encourage you to submit an application. Note that this posting is not attached to a specific opening. Applications will be reviewed upon submission, but you may not hear from us until there is an opening for which you are being considered. REQUIREMENTS · A commitment to the Christian faith is essential.  · A master’s degree or above in mathematics, statistics, or a related discipline is required; applicants who also have five or more years of teaching experience will be preferred. · All applicants must demonstrate the potential to teach effectively using a variety of methods and instructional technology as required. RESPONSIBILITIES · Prepare course materials and employ appropriate pedagogical strategies in order to promote student success in university-level courses. · Fulfill administrative duties such as tracking attendance, submitting grades, and maintaining timely communication with students, faculty, and staff. · Comply with Calvin University employment requirements, including mandatory online training modules. · Support the mission of Calvin University, including commitment to the development of a diverse, multicultural community. To learn more about teaching at Calvin, visit the Provost Office website: TO APPLY Send us your application materials through the Apply link in this posting. As part of the application, please submit your full curriculum vitae accompanied by a cover letter that addresses the requirements and responsibilities of the position, including your interest in teaching at a Reformed Christian University. You are also asked to submit unofficial copies of all undergraduate and graduate transcripts; if hired, official transcripts will be required. Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis; you will be contacted when an opening is available for an adjunct instructor with your qualifications.


1. Commitment to the educational mission of Calvin as a Christian liberal arts college affiliated with the Christian Reformed Church.

2. A commitment to the Christian faith and to the integration of faith, learning, and student development.


Demonstrated awareness and commitment to effectively establishing relationships and positive communication across multiple dimensions of diversity including, but not limited to, race, gender, physical limitations, class, or religious perspectives.


Calvin University is a Christian academic community dedicated to rigorous intellectual inquiry. Calvin students study the liberal arts and select from a broad range of majors and professional programs. The university fosters scholarship that creates new knowledge, that performs creative work, and that sustains natural and cultural resources. A Calvin education, marked by scholarly engagement with enduring questions and emerging concerns, prepares students to answer God’s call to live and serve in God’s world as agents of renewal.

Calvin University does all this with a robust commitment to providing equal opportunities for all faculty, staff, and students. Calvin University was founded in 1876 and named for 16th-century reformer John Calvin. While retaining a separate identity and function, the university is united in a covenantal relationship with the Christian Reformed Church in North America. The historic creeds and confessions of Reformed Christianity guide the university’s understanding of Scripture and inform its mission.

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