Mathematics Faculty, Part-Time

Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not specified
Feb 19, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Part Time

Community College of Philadelphia

General Description

Community College of Philadelphia is an open-admission, associate-degree-granting institution which provides access to higher education for all who may benefit. Its programs of study in the liberal arts and sciences, career technologies, and basic academic skills provide a coherent foundation for college transfer, employment and lifelong learning. The College serves Philadelphia by preparing its students to be informed and concerned citizens, active participants in the cultural life of the city, and enabled to meet the changing needs of business, industry and the professions. To help address broad economic, cultural and political concerns in the city and beyond, the College draws together students from a wide range of ages and backgrounds and seeks to provide the programs and support they need to achieve their goals.

The Mathematics Department at CCP offers freshman and sophomore-level courses supporting technical and non-technical programs. The courses include applications, discrete and continuous mathematics. All courses are available at the Main campus and many are available at the Northeast Regional Center or online.

The Department of Mathematics invites applications for part-time faculty positions available for the 2019 calendar year.

Specific Responsibilities

• Instruct an evening section of MATH 123: Mathematical Principles I to a class of Early Childhood Education majors.

• Demonstrate a sense of connection and responsibility for helping the College to achieve success through a commitment to its mission, vision, and values.

• Prepare and deliver instruction to students in assigned modalities (including classroom, hybrid, online, etc.). Prepare and submit required documentation including course syllabi, student attendance, final course grades, and other information as requested or required by the college. Maintain and disseminate current information pertaining to services available to students throughout the college.

• Work collaboratively with faculty and staff to further the goals and objectives of the College and the program.

• Establish an inclusive environment in the classroom. Demonstrate an understanding of, and sensitivity to, the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds of the College's faculty, staff and students.

• Participation in continual assessment and course updates to ensure excellence in meeting program and student learning outcomes.

• Strive for excellence in teaching, applying best practices in field of discipline, and modeling behaviors that encourage student success and retention. Provide feedback to students in matters related to academic success in a timely manner.

• Remain current in the use of technology, developments within the field of discipline, and developments related to teaching and student success.

Minimum Qualifications

• Master's degree or higher in Mathematics.

Preferred Qualifications

• College-level teaching experience preferred, with preference given to those who have experience working with developmental students.

• Proficiency with Discrete Mathematics.

• Flexibility in teaching availability, including evenings.

Work Location
Main Campus

Special Instructions to Applicants

• Interested persons should complete an online application.

• Cover letter of interest and CV/resume REQUIRED.

• Name and contact information for three (3) references REQUIRED.

• Copies of Graduate Transcripts.

• Must be legally eligible to work in the U.S.

• Employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of background checks in accordance with the Pennsylvania Child Protective Services Law.

Community College of Philadelphia is an affirmative action, equal opportunity and equal access employer. The College encourages applications from individuals from traditionally under-represented groups. AA/EOE.

Position Type

Employment Status

Supplemental Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you have a Master's degree or higher in Mathematics?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have college-level teaching experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have experience working with developmental students?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have proficiency with Discrete Mathematics?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have flexibility in teaching availability, including evenings?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * How did you first learn about this employment opportunity?
    • Community College of Philadelphia Website
    • LinkedIn
    • The Chronicle
    • Job Fair
    • HERC - Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
    • CCP - Faculty Recruiting Event
    • Other
  7. * If your answer to the above question is Other, please note the source below. If this question does not apply to you, enter N/A.
    (Open Ended Question)
Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. References
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Philosophy
  2. Writing Sample
  3. Letters of Recommendation
  4. Other Document ( See Special Instructions to Applicant)
  5. Resume


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