Instructor of Mathematics/Director of Mathematics Tutoring Lab

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Thank you for your interest in the University of Indianapolis! The University is a private, liberal arts university located on 65 acres, just minutes from downtown Indianapolis. With more than 700 faculty and staff, it is a place where you can become part of a close-knit campus community that emphasizes the importance of community partnerships in the future growth of the University.

UIndy’s mission is to prepare its graduates for effective, responsible, and articulate membership in the complex societies in which they live and serve, and for excellence and leadership in their personal and professional lives. The motto of "Education for Service" provides the foundation for our work to better our communities, both near and far.

As University employees, we know the work we do is important to our students and our communities. To accomplish our mission, we welcome talented, civic-minded and diverse individuals from all career levels to help maintain our high standards of excellence and quality. If you want to join our dynamic environment and experience hard work, creativity, and teamwork, we welcome your application!

The University of Indianapolis is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, citizenship status, military status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. The University of Indianapolis does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission as required by Title IX.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The University of Indianapolis is currently seeking one Instructor of Mathematics beginning August 2021. This is an outstanding opportunity for a professional to join a growing university.

Reporting directly to the Chair of the Department of Mathematical Sciences, this faculty position will support the fulfillment of the University's mission, purpose and goals. This position will be annually contracted (24 credits total) with the possibility of renewal. This position will devote up to 12 credit hours of load to direct the Mathematics tutoring lab and support student learning. The successful candidate will shape our mission in student support, manage daily operations of the Tutoring Lab; hire, train, schedule, and supervise the mathematics tutor staff; annually assess the effectiveness of the Mathematics Tutoring Lab and student success; and oversee and manage other initiatives and programs as appropriate. Presence in some evening hours is expected.

The remaining credits will be devoted to teaching gateway courses in Mathematics. The instructor is expected to:

  • Deliver courses with clear outcomes, meaningful assignments, and transparent, timely assessment.
  • Model effective teaching and professionalism
  • Manage inclusive and engaging learning environments
  • Attend and participate collaboratively in department and faculty meetings
  • Be flexible and responsive in teaching and conduct weekly office hours


Candidates will be asked to upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and an unofficial transcript (highest degree earned). Please apply by April 10, 2021 for full consideration.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Utilize up to 12 credit hours of load to direct the Mathematics tutoring lab and support student learning
  • Teach gateway courses in Mathematics with remaining credit hour load


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience in teaching college level gateway Mathematics courses is required
  • Master's degree in Mathematics, Math Education or in a related field with at least 18 graduate credits in mathematics is required
  • Doctoral degree, and ability to teach Elementary Statistics and/or Math Education courses is preferred


BENEFITS

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Tuition Discount
  • Free Parking


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