Instructional Center 1307 NE 40th Seattle, WA 98195
Open Until Filled
Salary is commensurate with experience and education.
As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here.
Although open until filled, priority application date is April 1, 2017.
The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
The UW Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity has an outstanding opportunity for a Math Instructor. The math instructor will spend time in the math drop-in area, conducting workshops or review sessions for either pre-calculus or calculus, and attending staff meetings or outreach events. The responsibilities of the instructor include:
Working with students on an individual basis in the math drop-in area of the Instructional Center. The instructor must be able to help students with pre-calculus, calculus, business math, linear algebra, differential equations, statistics and introductory computer science. Developing curriculum and course material for workshops. Working with OMAD academic counselors regarding academic needs of students. (75%)
Assisting students with study skills or learning strategies that promote academic success. Conducting weekly workshops or review sessions for pre-calculus or calculus. (20%)
Attend resource fairs and other outreach events as requested by the Director. (5%)
Bachelor's Degree in Math, Statistics or computer science
At least 3 years' experience teaching college level statistics and mathematics
Demonstrated experience working with under-represented minority, first- generation college or economically disadvantaged students.
Demonstrated experience working with diverse student populations in terms of culture, ethnic and national origin, language, social-economic status, fluency in English, academic interests and background.
Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.
Proficiency in R or Java highly desired
CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT:
The instructor must be able to work evenings at least two days per week.
Appointment to this position is contingent upon obtaining satisfactory results from a criminal background check
Application Process: The application process for UW positions may include completion of a variety of online assessments to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process. These assessments may include Work Authorization, Criminal Conviction History, Cover Letter and/or others. Any assessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen as soon as you select Apply to this position. Once you begin an assessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do not complete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next time you access your My Jobs page. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your "My Jobs" page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until all required assessments have been completed.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergra...duate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.