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Instructor of Mathematics

at Texas A&M University - Texarkana in Texarkana, Texas, United States

Job Description

Job Title

Instructor of Mathematics

Agency

Texas A&M University – Texarkana

Department

College Of Business, Engineering & Technology

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

Texarkana, Texas

Job Type

Faculty

Job Description

The non-tenure track faculty position of Lecturer of Mathematics is responsible for the development, coordination, and teaching of Mathematics courses in the College of Business, Engineering, and Technology (CBET). The successful candidate will possess documented capability in teaching and services and will be expected to foster the growth of first-rate Mathematics courses, including building on existing strengths within the College and through collaboration with other faculty in CBET. A successful candidate will also be responsible for addressing student needs in Mathematics and assist the Dean in the implementation of short- and long-term goals of the College.

EDUCATION, QUALIFICATIONS, AND EXPERIENCEMinimum:

+ A Master’s degree in mathematics, applied mathematics, mathematics education, or closely

+ related field with at least 18 semester credit hours in mathematics or statistics at the graduate

+ level at the time of employment

+ Ability to teach various courses within our Mathematics program

+ A passion and patience for teaching students foundational mathematical skills

+ Evidence of excellence in teaching.

+ Excellent oral/written communication and organizational skills.

Preferred Qualifications and Experience:

+ A Ph.D. in mathematics, applied mathematics, or mathematics education

+ Minimum 2 years of teaching experience in the college level.

+ Experience in teaching upper or lower division Mathematics courses utilizing current supporting

+ technologies at the university level

+ Familiarity with accreditation processes (e.g., SACSCOC, ABET etc.) and assessment, including

+ data collection, organization, and analysis

+ Research is not a requirement for this position, but research interests and efforts would be viewed favorably

+ Experience with student-centered learning and team problem solving

+ Ability to assist with university and professional service activities, including national and international outreach to, and collaboration with, industry and other academic institutions

Responsibilities for the position

+ Teach assigned courses (15 credit hours per semester)

+ Assist with ABET accreditation activities

+ Work collaboratively with faculty across disciplines

+ Contribute to curriculum and course development

+ Serve on department, college and university committees assigned by the Dean

+ Serve on professional committees as approved by the Dean

OPEN UNTIL FILLED. For full consideration please have your application submitted before 10/01/2021.

To apply: Upload your cover letter, resume/CV, 3 professional references with contact information and with one reference being a supervisor/manager and copies of your transcripts in the questionnaire section of your application. Please remember once you submit your application you will not be able to “revise” or upload any documents. If you have any questions about uploading or a revision to your application, you may contact HR@tamut.edu.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

As a member of The Texas A&M University System, Texas A&M University-Texarkana is a comprehensive regional university that provides students with academically challenging, engaging, and rewarding educational experiences through quality teaching, scholarship, student support services, co-curricular programming, research, and service.Through the personal attention of our faculty and staff, students are afforded the opportunity to acquire the knowledge, abilities, and skills to become leaders in their chosen professions and to prepare for the opportunities of serving in a global environment.A&M-Texarkana began in 1971 as part of East Texas State University and joined The Texas A&M University System in 1996. Our 375-acre campus, which opened in 2008, is near beautiful Bringle Lake in Texarkana, Texas, in a region known as the Ark-La-Tex.With a commitment to academic excellence, student success, and community leadership, A&M-Texarkana is comprised of three academic colleges: education and liberal arts; business; and science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The university accommodates students by offering flexible class schedules, web-based courses, and online degree programs.A&M-Texarkana is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Red River Athletic Conference, with men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s tennis, baseball, and softball programs.

The Texas A&M University System is one of the largest systems of higher education in the nation, with a statewide network of eleven universities, seven state agencies and a comprehensive health science center. The A&M System is committed to providing an educational and work environment that is conducive to the personal and professional development of each individual employee. Equal opportunity and access will be provided throughout the A&M System to all students, employees, and prospective employees. Employment opportunities for all A&M System members and locations are updated daily and posted on this searchable website. The Texas A&M System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

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Job Posting: JC191480645

Posted On: Sep 03, 2021

Updated On: Oct 19, 2021