Instructor, Mathematics

Location
Virginia, United States
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted
Feb 08, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Instructor, Mathematics

Position Number: 298F0075
Department: MATHEMATICS (Lord Fairfax)
Posting Open Date: 02/08/2021
Posting Close Date: 03/08/2021
Open Until Filled: No

Job Description
This full-time 9 month faculty position may require teaching in any of the Mathematics classes at Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) offered on any campus as needed. The faculty member would also assist with math curriculum and program development. Typical loads for full time faculty at LFCC are normally 15 credit hours per semester with 10 office hours required each week. Faculty members are also required to collaborate with others (full and part-time instructors) to ensure teaching uniformity and continuity of material and expectations. Collateral duties include advising, recruiting, and service on college committees. Faculty members are srequired to work to help further the goals of the Mathematics department/institution. Teaching schedules may include day and evening, weekend, on and off-campus, compressed video, and web delivery. Faculty members will also be required to use state-of-the-art classroom teaching technologies. While this position is primarily assigned to the Middletown Campus of LFCC, faculty may be required to teach at either campus, as needed by the college. Faculty members are required to work to help further the goals of LFCC and programs and support policies and procedures dictated by the Virginia Community College System. The successful candidate will also be required to work on developing curriculum for new and existing programs.

LFCC’s is seeking an engaged, creative instructor. Candidates must have academic background and or experience in the math field and teaching experience is desired, preferably at the community college. Although the instructor may be teaching classes at Middletown, the ideal candidate would also have experience and/or a willingness to teach online and hybrid courses at any location.

Compensation
Faculty Positions: The minimum salary for the position is $43,776.00 per year, however, actual starting salary will commensurate with education and/or experience. The position is a 9 month faculty role and as such is eligible for the benefits package offered by the Commonwealth of Virginia for state agencies and the Virginia Community College System. For more information, please visit www.dhrm.virginia.gov and www.vccs.edu.

About Lord Fairfax Community College
Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is a comprehensive, nonresidential, two-year public institution of higher education with 4 locations-the Fauquier and Middletown Campuses, the Luray-Page County Center and the Vint Hill Site and outreach sites throughout the College’s service region. The service region includes the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah, and Warren and the city of Winchester.

LFCC’s Middletown Campus and Luray-Page County Center are nestled within the Shenandoah Valley with easy access to a wide variety of outdoor recreational activities, historical sites, and a welcoming network of towns and cities where families grow and diverse business thrive. LFCC’s Fauquier Campus and Vint Hill Site are located within the Upper Piedmont region of Virginia. Situated in Fauquier County, and located just 40 miles west of Washington, D.C., this area offers the beauty of country living with easy access to the international community of our nation’s capital.

LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC offers a variety of day, evening, weekend and distance learning classes. As one of the fastest growing community colleges of the Virginia Community Colleges, LFCC serves over 9,100 unduplicated credit students and approximately 1,200 employers with business and professional development through Workforce Solutions. In terms of student enrollment, LFCC is the seventh largest of the 23 colleges of the Virginia Community Colleges.

Celebrate with Us
LFCC is embarking on the celebration of our 50 Years of Impact. In the fall of 1970, LFCC first opened its doors at the Middletown Campus to begin classes with 577 students. Beginning, January 2020, LFCC will celebrate 50 years of cultivating educational opportunity and economic vitality within our community. We look forward to reflecting on our past, celebrating the present and moving forward with a renewed dedication to our community and student achievement.

Fiscal year 2020 was one of the strongest years for higher education in state budget recent history. There were no increases to tuition or fees for students, $4 million statewide increase to training grants, compensation increases for employees and health premiums remained unchanged. LFCC ranks 8 out of Virginia’s 23 Community Colleges in the amount of performance based funding received.

LFCC continues to prepare for the future; our facilities and campus improvement projects include new construction of the Luray Page County Center in Luray, VA as well as the anticipated Hazel Hall Building at our Fauquier Campus in Warrenton, VA.

Lord Fairfax Community College, located in the Northern Shenandoah Valley is accepting applications for adjunct, part-time faculty (day, evening and weekend) positions for Adjunct Faculty. Positions are appointed on a course-by-course, semester basis as needed. Responsibilities include teaching college level courses, which may include distance learning on and off campus courses during the day, evening and weekends.

Additional Information
Your Expertise. Our Inspiring Culture. Enriching Lives and Community Vitality. We are an inclusive and engaged community and recognize the value that students, faculty and staff from different backgrounds bring to the educational experience.

The College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a diverse environment, and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), LFCC will provide, if requested, reasonable accommodation to applicants in need of accommodation in order to provide access to the application, interviewing and selection process. 1-800-906-5322 ext. 7226

Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities. LFCC shall promote and maintain equal employment and educational opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions including lactation, age (except when age is a bona fide occupational qualification), status as a veteran, national origin, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment.

Required Qualifications:

  • Masters in Mathematics, or related field with 18 graduate credits in math.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Some teaching experience.
  • Ability to use instructional technologies.
  • Excellent interpersonal, analytical, and oral/written communication skills.
  • Ability to develop courses in the field that will expand departmental offerings and that can be taught in traditional and non-traditional formats, such as hybrid and/or distance delivery courses using various instructional media.
  • Enthusiasm for teaching.
  • Proficient technical skills such as creation of online teaching resources and online communication with students.

Preferred Qualification

  • Ph.D. in Mathematics, data science, or related field with 18 graduate credits in math.
  • Work experience in the field preferred.
  • Community college teaching experience.
  • Online teaching experience.
  • Curriculum experience.
  • Grant writing experience.
  • Proficient in software widely used in education such as Canvas, MS Office, etc.

Apply online at https://jobs.vccs.edu/postings/31552

Virginia’s Community College System, an EEO employer, welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds and recognizes the benefits of a diverse workforce. Therefore, the VCCS is committed to providing a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. Employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications. We prohibit discrimination and harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, mental or physical disabilities, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, political affiliation, veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors.

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