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Instructor/ Assistant Professor of Mathematics

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FLSA Status Exempt

Position Information

Position Title Instructor/ Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Number 320014
Department College of Science & Mathematics
Job Description

The Department of Mathematics in the College of Science and Mathematics at UVI is seeking candidates for a full time, non-tenure track position as a Community Faculty Instructor or Assistant Professor in the area of Mathematics or Mathematics Education, with primary teaching responsibilities in the Department of Mathematics. The position is pending availability of funds.
The position involves teaching 16 credits in support of the mathematics program, primarily general education mathematics offerings and foundations courses for those students who might not be ready for college level work. The ability to reach and inspire students at all levels is critical to the success of the faculty member. The candidate will also assist in the advising of students, and in curriculum development and committee service as needed.
The position requires the ability to teach a wide range of undergraduate mathematics courses as well as adaptability and genuine interest in mentoring students. A Masters or PhD in Mathematics or related field is preferred although applicants with extensive mathematics teaching experience will be considered.
The University of the Virgin Islands is a Historically Black publicly supported land-grant institution. UVI is seeking faculty who will ensure high academic standards in a nurturing and learner-centered environment in keeping with our HBCU status through scholarly research and teaching excellence. Appointees must be able to work productively with colleagues and students of diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds; serve on the University’s committees; and contribute to the implementation of the University’s Strategic Plan, Pathways to Greatness 2017.

Required Qualifications

A Masters or PhD in Mathematics or a related field at the time of appointment is preferred although applicants with extensive mathematics teaching experience will be considered.

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number F079
Location St. Thomas
Position Type Full Time
Number of Vacancies- part time 1
Posted Salary $40-45,000
Advertised Job Duties

The Department of Mathematics in the College of Science and Mathematics at UVI is seeking candidates for a full time, non-tenure track position as a Community Faculty Instructor or Assistant Professor in the area of Mathematics or Mathematics Education, with primary teaching responsibilities in the Department of Mathematics. The position is pending availability of funds.
The position involves teaching 16 credits in support of the mathematics program, primarily general education mathematics offerings and foundations courses for those students who might not be ready for college level work. The ability to reach and inspire students at all levels is critical to the success of the faculty member. The candidate will also assist in the advising of students, and in curriculum development and committee service as needed.
The position requires the ability to teach a wide range of undergraduate mathematics courses as well as adaptability and genuine interest in mentoring students. A Masters or PhD in Mathematics or related field is preferred although applicants with extensive mathematics teaching experience will be considered.
The University of the Virgin Islands is a Historically Black publicly supported land-grant institution. UVI is seeking faculty who will ensure high academic standards in a nurturing and learner-centered environment in keeping with our HBCU status through scholarly research and teaching excellence. Appointees must be able to work productively with colleagues and students of diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds; serve on the University’s committees; and contribute to the implementation of the University’s Strategic Plan, Pathways to Greatness 2017.

Open Date 07/28/2017
Close Date 09/30/2017
Special Instructions to Applicant

Email is the preferred method of communicating with applicants at the University of Virgin Islands. You will be required to supply your email address during the application process.

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