School/Unit: College of Humanities and Sciences
Department: Mathematical Sciences
Purpose of Position:
To meet the high demand for student instruction in Mathematics. The Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics at Virginia Commonwealth University invites applications for up to five instructor (non-tenure track) positions to begin August 2017.
Responsibilities include teaching a full load of courses each semester of undergraduate mathematics or the equivalent. Future responsibilities may include leadership and coordination in a lower-level mathematics course and committee service to the department in exchange for appropriate teaching hours. Candidates with teaching interests in all areas of mathematics will be considered but preference will be given to those with interests or experience teaching college algebra, pre-calculus, differential and integral calculus, and/or mathematics courses for K-8 preservice and inservice teachers.
REQUIRED for both positions: Master's degree or higher in Mathematical Sciences, Education, or related field. A successful candidate must have demonstrated the ability and appreciation of working with diverse faculty, staff, and student environments and must exhibit a commitment to fostering diversity as a faculty member at VCU.
FURTHER REQUIREMENTS for the K-8 Mathematics Education Position: At least 3 years of teaching experience at the K-8 level;.
PREFERRED: PhD in Mathematics or a related field.
Experience in (1) K-8 mathematics teacher leadership, (2) providing professional development for K-8 teachers, and (3) teaching at the college level.
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: www.vcujobs.comVirginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution providing access to education and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran's status, political affiliation or disability.