Virginia Tech University, Mathematics

Position ID: VirginiaTech-INSTRUCTOR [#19979]
Position Title: Instructor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2022/05/18 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/05/02)
Position Description:    

Job Description

Instructional faculty at the rank of instructor. The initial appointment will be for one year with the possibility of continuation dependent upon performance and availability of funding. Duties will include teaching and grading for undergraduate courses in mathematics and providing departmental service, such as student mentoring.

Required Qualifications

 The successful candidate will have
• M.S. in Mathematics, or a related discipline, by date of hire, with a minimum of 18 semester hours of graduate courses in mathematics.
• Experience teaching college-level mathematics courses.
• Effective communication skills.
• Willingness to learn basic technology (e.g., Canvas) common to Virginia Tech courses.

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience teaching college-level courses as the primary instructor.
• Documented outstanding effectiveness teaching in a curriculum, like that offered by Virginia Tech Mathematics Department, designed to serve a large, diverse group of university students in engineering and the sciences.
• Potential to teach upper division undergraduate courses.
• Potential to contribute to curriculum development.
• Familiarity with teaching-related technology useful for online/distance learning.
• Experience teaching courses online in formats compatible with the Virginia Tech mathematics curriculum.
 
Appointment Type
Restricted

Salary Information
Commensurate with Experience

Review Date
05/18/2022

Additional Information

The successful candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check.

About Virginia Tech

Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges, a school of medicine, a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School, and Honors College. The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers. A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or military status, or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected by law.

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact Asha Kakati at ashamoni@vt.edu during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the event.

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Mathematics Department
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Web Page: www.math.vt.edu