Lecturer or Assistant Teaching Professor of Mathematics

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
Penn State Fayette
Campus City:
Uniontown, PA
Date Announced:
09/18/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
90871
Classification:
Exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State Fayette
Department:
Academic Affairs

Description

Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus seeks candidates for a Lecturer (master level) or Teaching Assistant Professor (doctoral level) position in Mathematics. This is a full-time, non-tenure-track, fixed-term multiyear appointment. The initial appointment is for January 2020 - June 30, 2021, with an excellent potential for renewal. Responsibilities: Teaching 4 courses (or 12 credits) each semester (fall and spring). Teaching assignments may include, but are not limited to, courses in basic math skills, college algebra, plane trigonometry, technical calculus, elementary statistics, and advanced-level calculus. These assignments may require teaching day, evening and/or Saturday classes as needed. Other duties associated with the position include participating in course, curriculum, and program development; advising students and providing career guidance; and participating in campus, university, and community service activities. It also is expected that the successful applicant will engage in activities to stay current in the discipline. Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies. Qualifications: A Ph.D. in Mathematics is preferred, but candidates with a Master’s Degree will be considered. Commitment to high-quality instruction in a student-centered environment is expected. Prior college-level and online teaching experience preferred as well as an interest in active and collaborative learning and the instructional use of technology. Experience in MATLAB and Mathematica is an advantage but is not required. Enthusiasm for working in a multidisciplinary environment is important. Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Applicants must provide a letter of application including a description of teaching approach and a current vita directly to the online Penn State job search site. Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Dr. Charles Patrick, Chancellor and Chief Academic Officer, Penn State Fayette. E-mail: wcp13@psu.edu. Phone: (724)430-4200. Review of applications will begin October 8, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. An ability to engage professionally with a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students across the university is required. Penn State Fayette is committed to enhancing the diversity of the campus. Candidates who can contribute to this imperative are encouraged to apply. Enthusiasm for working in a multidisciplinary environment is important as Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus is one of more than 20 Penn State campuses state-wide. It is a student-centered campus of approximately 650 students; about 20% are adult learners. Multiple baccalaureate and associate degrees are offered as well as the coursework for the first two years of more than 160 Penn State baccalaureate majors. Students and faculty at Penn State Fayette have all the resources of a major research university at their disposal, but in a small college atmosphere with a low student/faculty ratio that facilitates mentorship and individualized attention.

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