Instructor In Mathematics/Math Tutor

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
Penn State Wilkes-Barre
Date Announced:
06/19/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
88607
Classification:
Exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State Wilkes-Barre
Department:
Academic Affairs

Description

Penn State Wilkes-Barre invites applications for a full-time Instructor in Mathematics. This is a fixed-term appointment for one year (36 weeks with an excellent possibility of reappointment) to begin August 2019. Responsibilities: split between teaching Mathematics courses and tutoring students in the Learning and Student Support Centers. On occasion, the successful candidate may be asked to teach Physics and/or Chemistry labs, as needed. Qualifications: M.S. in Mathematics (preferred), Physics, Chemistry, or Engineering. Experience in college-level teaching in these subjects and a commitment to using non-traditional delivery methods including, but not limited to, video-conferencing, online delivery, and accelerated formats. Additional responsibilities include advising students, involving students in undergraduate research activities, and participating in campus, university, and community service. Enthusiasm for working in a multi-disciplinary environment is important. Campus information: Penn State is a multi-campus public land-grant university that improves the lives of the people of Pennsylvania, the nation, and the world. Our instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, and continuing and distance education informed by scholarship and research. Our research, scholarship, and creative activities promote human and economic development through the expansion of knowledge and its applications in the natural and applied sciences, social sciences, arts, humanities, and the professions. Penn State Wilkes-Barre is one of more than 20 Penn State campuses statewide. It is a student-centered campus of approximately 500 students; about 20% are adult learners. The coursework for the first two years of more than 160 Penn State baccalaureate majors is offered, as well as nine baccalaureate degrees (Administration of Justice, Business, Corporate Communications, Electrical Engineering Technology, English, Information Science and Technology, Project Supply Chain Management, Rehabilitation & Human Services, and Surveying Engineering) and four associate degrees (Business Administration; Information Science and Technology; Letters, Arts & Sciences; and Surveying Engineering Technology). Students and faculty at Penn State Wilkes-Barre have all of the resources of a major research university at their disposal, but in a small college atmosphere. Class sizes are small, and the student/faculty ratio is low, so students can receive much individual attention. Our faculty members are committed to providing a high-quality educational experience to their students and are actively engaged in scholarship. For more information about the campus, visit http://wb.psu.edu. Applicants are required to submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae to https://psu.jobs; other materials pertinent to this teaching/tutoring position may also be included. Emailed application materials will not be considered. Finalists will be asked to submit a list of references; the successful candidate will be required to submit criminal background clearances. The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all of its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088