Lecturer/Assistant Teaching Professor of Mathematics

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
Penn State Schuylkill
Campus City:
Schuylkill Haven, PA
Date Announced:
10/18/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
91513
Classification:
Exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State Schuylkill
Department:
Mathematics

Description

Penn State Schuylkill invites applications for faculty position, Lecturer (master level) or Assistant Teaching Professor (doctoral level) position in Mathematics (multi-year appointment, 2 years with option for renewal, 36 weeks) to begin August 2020 or as negotiated. The Penn State Schuylkill STEM faculty are searching for a colleague to teach mathematics and statistics and collaborate with faculty in mathematics, biology, chemistry, physics and engineering. The successful candidate will support students and provide expertise in mathematics and statistics. In addition, the faculty member is expected to maintain currency in the discipline through participation within their disciplinary community. The specific area of expertise is open, but there is an expectation that the faculty member will be involved in research that benefits the campus, our students and the community and will also provide service to the campus, discipline and society. Responsibilities: Teach four courses (12 credits) each semester. Courses will include math courses at all levels, from remedial to calculus and statistics courses, possibly including biostatistics. Teaching assignments may require teaching day, evening and/or Saturday classes as needed. Participate in course, curriculum, and program development. Advise students and provide career guidance. Contribute to the intellectual and social life of the campus, its community engagement mission, and the local community. Participate in campus, university, and community service activities. Engage in activities to stay current in the discipline. Qualifications: Master’s degree or Doctorate in mathematics, statistics or related field. Commitment to high-quality instruction in a student-centered environment, engagement with fellow faculty members in ways that contribute to a scholarly community on campus, active leadership in campus life, and engagement in the community through outreach activities that address regional needs are required. Interest in active and collaborative learning, the use of instructional technology, and hybrid and online teaching is an advantage. Prior college-level and online teaching experience preferred. Enthusiasm for working in a multidisciplinary environment is important. Campus Information: Penn State Schuylkill is a four-year campus of the Pennsylvania State University with a mission to provide affordable high-quality education, research that improves lives, and community engagement. With just over 600 students, the campus offers the advantages of a small college where students build strong relationships with faculty and are involved in clubs, research, community service, and intercollegiate athletics. Students can complete one of 14 four-or two-year degrees at the campus or the first two years of 160 Penn State degrees. Penn State Schuylkill is located in scenic Schuylkill County with a low cost of living, abundant outdoor recreational opportunities, and easy access to Philadelphia, New York City, and Washington, D.C. For additional information about Penn State Schuylkill, please visit our web page at https://schuylkill.psu.edu. Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Darcy Medica, Director of Academic Affairs, Penn State Schuylkill. E-mail: dlm56@psu.edu. Telephone: 570-385-6100. Applicants are required to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference. Finalists will be asked to submit samples of scholarly and/or creative work. Closing Date: Application review will begin November 1, 2019 with full consideration given to applications received by December 1, 2019.

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