Duties: Nine-month, non-tenure track mathematics instructor
position; teaching load will typically be 15 hours each semester
with the possibility of summer employment; courses taught would
primarily include College Algebra, Math Literacy, Trigonometry and
Pre-Calculus, as well as developmental courses, including
Transitional Math, Intermediate Algebra, and co-requisite courses,
and other duties as assigned; ability to teach trigonometry is a
plus. Expectations of the position include demonstrated interest in
increasing competence through professional development
opportunities. The appointment is renewable annually, based on
review of teaching performance.
Qualifications: Master’s degree from a regionally accredited
college or university with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in
mathematics required; comprehensive classroom instruction to
students from diverse backgrounds and abilities is required; prior
experience in teaching math at the secondary or college level and
experience teaching developmental math for adult learners
preferred; possess appropriate computer skills, including the
ability to use stand-alone or web-based courseware and other
teaching tools. All SAU faculty and staff demonstrate a commitment
to inclusion and diversity of the University community and
excellence in interpersonal behaviors and effective collaboration
with colleagues. Joining the SAU family requires a commitment to
our culture of Continuous Quality Improvement.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum
vitae, three current recommendation letters with contact
information, complete undergraduate and graduate transcripts
(unofficial accepted), and a one page description of teaching
philosophy that touches on both regular and developmental math
education to HR@saumag.edu or
the Office of Human Resources, Southern Arkansas University, 100 E.
University 9288, Magnolia, AR 71753. AA/EEO. Non-listed references
may be contacted.