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Adjunct Math Comp Science

Employer
Drew University
Location
New Jersey, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Dec 7, 2023

Job Details

Drew University is seeking Adjunct Instructors in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science to teach the following courses to approximately 30 undergraduate students per section. Catalog descriptions appear below.

● Operating Systems, online or in person, MW 11:50 am - 1:05 pm.
● Introduction to Statistics, in person, meets MW 10:25 – 11:40 am or T Th 11:50 - 1:05

Our semester runs for 14 class weeks from 1/17/24 to 4/30/24 (except Spring Break from 3/2 – 3/10), with final exams scheduled between 5/2 and 5/8. Instructor compensation is $4,500 per course, or $9,000 for two courses. Adjuncts are hired to teach 1 - 2 courses.

Key Responsibilities:

● Teach one or two courses from among Operating Systems and Introduction to Statistics
● Assign and grade homework and exams
● Hold office hours
● Assign course grades that are a reflection of student ability
● Be passionate about innovative teaching within a liberal arts context in small classes

Required Education and Experience:

● Previous success or promise in teaching
● Ph.D. or Master’s in statistics, computer science, or a related discipline

Application:

To apply, you will submit your CV. Click on the Apply button below and follow the instructions. Please indicate which courses you are able to teach in your application. We will begin reviewing applications immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.

Course Descriptions:

Operating Systems
Covers the fundamentals of operating systems design and implementation, as well as systems programming in C and UNIX. Students will have the opportunity to learn about fundamentaloperating systems concepts, including: processes, threads, mutual exclusion, synchronization, deadlocks, process and thread scheduling, memory management, virtual memory, and filesystems in modern multiuser and multitasking operating systems such as UNIX. Introduces C program development using UNIX command line tools such as bash and make.

Sports Statistics
Introduces statistical techniques for analyzing sports data using spreadsheet software. Focuses on data and questions from baseball, football, and basketball. Applies tools and techniques from statistics, probability, and math that can be used by teams to improve their players, lineup selection, and game strategy.

Introduction to Statistics
Introduces statistics needed for data analysis and to understand statistical content in the media. Uses a widely-used software application for statistics. Includes graphical and tabularpresentation of data, measures of central tendency, dispersion and shape, linear transformations of data, correlation, regression, basic probability and the normal probability model, sampling, hypothesis testing t-tests, and one-way analysis of variance.

About Drew University:

Drew University, a Phi Beta Kappa liberal arts university, includes the College of Liberal Arts, the Drew Theological School and the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies. Drew is located on a beautiful, wooded campus in Madison, New Jersey, a thriving small town close to New York City.

It has a total enrollment of more than 2,200 students and has 136 full-time faculty members, 96% of whom hold the terminal degree in their field. The Theological and Caspersen schools offer master’s and doctoral degrees, and the College confers BA and BS degrees in 40 disciplines and offers 19 dual-degree programs.

Drew’s one-of-a-kind, leading edge path to an undergraduate degree, Launch , ensures that every student graduates with a purpose, sought-after transferable skills, a network of mentors, and an experience-based résumé—guaranteed. Particularly noteworthy opportunities for undergraduates include the Charles A. Dana Research Institute for Scientists Emeriti (RISE), the Drew Summer Science Institute (DSSI), the Center for Civic Engagement, as well as seven New York City semesters and several international study abroad programs.

The Caspersen School of Graduate Studies offers a wide array of distinctive and flexible advanced degree programs designed to meet the needs of almost any busy schedule. All programs are based on Drew’s renowned commitment to faculty-student mentorship, opportunities for out-of-the-classroom experiential learning, and facilitating a robust intellectual community.

The Theological School has a distinguished history rooted in the United Methodist Church. Today, it serves many denominations as a center for preparing clergy and leaders for service in the church and the world. Its focus on biblical and theological scholarship and social justice has made it a sought after destination for students pursuing master’s and doctoral degrees.

To enrich education through diversity, Drew University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Following federal and state requirements; a candidate must provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States if selected for hire.

These positions are subject to a background check.

Company

Drew University

Drew University, a Phi Beta Kappa liberal arts university, includes the College of Liberal Arts, the Drew Theological School and the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies. Drew is located on a beautiful, wooded campus in Madison, New Jersey, a thriving small town close to New York City.

It has a total enrollment of more than 2,200 students and has 136 full-time faculty members, 96% of whom hold the terminal degree in their field. The Theological and Caspersen schools offer master’s and doctoral degrees, and the College confers BA and BS degrees in 40 disciplines, with 59 available minors, and offers 18 preprofessional and 19 dual-degree programs.

Drew’s one-of-a-kind, leading edge path to an undergraduate degree, Launch, ensures that every student graduates with a purpose, sought-after transferable skills, a network of mentors, and an experience-based résumé—guaranteed. Particularly noteworthy opportunities for undergraduates include the Charles A. Dana Research Institute for Scientists Emeriti (RISE), the Drew Summer Science Institute (DSSI), the Center for Civic Engagement, as well as New York City semesters focusing on Communications & Media, Contemporary Art, Museums & Cultural Management, New York Theatre, Social Entrepreneurship, Wall Street, and the United Nations, and several international study abroad programs.

Drew also houses the Center on Religion, Culture & Conflict, the Center for Holocaust/Genocide Study and the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, an independent professional theater, as well as the United Methodist Archives and History Center and one of the country’s leading concentrations of materials on Willa Cather.

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