Bridgewater State University, located in the geographic heart of Southeastern Massachusetts in the Town of Bridgewater, and is the teaching university that has served the region since 1840. The 270-acre campus is well within an hour's drive of Boston, Providence, and Cape Cod. Today, the institution provides more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs through its five colleges – Graduate Studies, Business, Education and Allied Studies, Humanities and Social Science, and Science and Mathematics – to approximately 12,000 students.
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.
The Department of Mathematics at Bridgewater State University seeks qualified and committed part-time faculty members for the 2016-2017 academic year, who are passionate about teaching and dedicated to working with undergraduate students. Examples of courses which Part-Time Faculty teach include: developmental math; math education; calculus; pre-calculus; and elementary statistics.
Maters degree in Mathematics or related field. Applicants should be strongly committed to excellence in teaching and service, as well as to working in a multicultural environment that fosters diversity. They should also have an ability to use technology effectively in teaching and learning, the ability to work collaboratively, the ability to communicate effectively, evidence of scholarly activity, and a commitment to public higher education.
Please be aware that employment at Bridgewater State University is contingent upon completion of a successful background check.
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.
Please note the following information is required to complete your application for this position:
*a minimum of three (3) professional reference entries.
Since its founding in 1840, Bridgewater has remained steadfast in its commitment to empower individuals and instill in its community an abiding desire to advance the public good. Our rigorous and dynamic academic environment encourages students and faculty to develop their strengths and become leaders in their fields. At the same time, we strive to lead by example. As the university continues to build momentum, we continuously reinvest in the success of our students and our region.