Math Instructor

State Of Louisiana Baton Rouge , LA 70804

Posted 2 days ago

Supplemental Information

The Department of Mathematics within the Division of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics at Baton Rouge Community College is seeking applications for a 9-month position at the rank of Instructor.

Baton Rouge Community College's Department of Mathematics is committed to students' excellence and achievement in mathematics regardless of race, gender, background, or capability. The Department of Mathematics believes that all students are entitled to an education that enables them to realize their maximum potential as individuals and as members of society. Using quality instruction and advanced technology, members of the Department of Mathematics serve as expert facilitators, guiding students on a journey of mathematical discovery in courses ranging from Developmental Mathematics through Differential Equations and Linear Algebra. In concert with the mission of the division and college, the Department of Mathematics supports all students who are transferring, in degree seeking, and/or in career seeking programs by providing courses that meet the state of Louisiana's general education mathematics requirements.

REPORTS TO:

This position reports directly to the Mathematics Department Chair.

COMPENSATION:

Anticipated starting salary will be commensurate with education and work experience. for more information about Baton Rouge Community College, visit http://www.mybrcc.edu/.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Applications for this position should include a cover letter, resume, curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts, and complete contact information (names, mailing address, telephone numbers, and email addresses) for three (3) professional references.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Latasha Howard

Human Resources Analyst

Office of Human Resources
201 Community College Drive

Baton Rouge, LA 70806

hrbrcc@mybrcc.edu

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Master's degree or higher in Mathematics or Statistics related fields

  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience teaching Mathematics and/or Statistics

Job Concepts

Mathematics faculty members are responsible for teaching courses assigned, student advising, college service, professional development, and promoting of a collegial atmosphere. Faculty are expected to support the institution's mission and vision and abide by the Faculty Handbook and college-wide policies. This position will report directly to the Department Chair of Mathematics.

This position is based at the BRCC Mid-City campus, however, some occasional future travel may be required to our other regional campuses as needed, with the ability to teach hybrid, online, and accelerated models of delivery preferred (experience with or willingness to gain training and approval). Faculty may be asked to teach (or train to teach) across multi-site (Video-conference based) courses as well. The full-time load for faculty at BRCC is 15 credit hours (contact hours) a semester, with opportunities to teach additional sections both during regular academic terms and summer as availability and need permits.

Examples of Work

Teaching

  • Provides learning experiences in accordance with students' needs and abilities

  • Utilizes learning resources to help students learn

  • Assesses student learning in accordance with college policy

  • Provides each student with a course syllabus and schedule

  • Maintains a minimum of 10 office hours per week

  • Meets all scheduled classes within the appropriate timeframe

  • Advises students and assist with registration, orientation, and recruitment as needed

  • Follows the approved master course syllabi

  • Maintains accurate grade and attendance records

  • Maintains accurate grade and attendance records

  • Submits syllabi, office hours, grades, attendance, electronic timesheets, and other reports by established deadlines

Administrative

  • Notifies department chair of absence with course substitution plan in a timely manner

  • Attends all departmental, division, and general faculty meetings

  • Attends convocations and participate in graduation exercise (attired in appropriate academic regalia)

  • Adheres to professional standards of conduct

  • Participates in the faculty evaluation process

Service

  • Contributes to the college and your discipline by collaborating with others and offering your service to the college

Professional Development

  • Engages in continual professional development activities as it relates to pedagogy, assessment, and faculty area expertise
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