Tusculum University is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Professor/Instructor of Mathematics. This is a full-time faculty position with primary responsibilities in teaching both high level and remedial level Mathematics and Statistics courses in the department of Mathematics and Computer Science, service to the University and community, and scholarly/professional development. Additional responsibilities include student advising, and assisting the department chair and College of Education dean. Faculty members are to be committed to excellence in teaching, to contribute toward the good of the University through the maintenance of expertise in the discipline, and to sharing time and talents with the larger University community.
Only complete online applications will be reviewed and must be received by 5:00 p.m. July 11, 2019. Materials received after this date and time will not be accepted. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2019.
QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants must possess at a minimum a Master’s degree in a Mathematics, Statistics, or related field; a PhD is preferred. Candidates who have experience teaching online and in using learning management systems such as Moodle, Blackboard, etc. are strongly encouraged to apply. The successful candidate must possess strong communication, and organizational skills; the ability to work independently and collaboratively and make value judgments; and the ability to exhibit a high degree of tact, energy, and resourcefulness in dealing with a variety of situations and people.
Tusculum University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, participates in E-Verify, and observes the guidelines as a Tennessee Drug Free Workplace employer. Applicants will be required to submit to substance abuse testing at a laboratory chosen by Tusculum University.
This position is subject to the results of pre-employment testing and a background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable). If hired, the candidate will be required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States. All applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
HOW TO APPLY:
Only online applications will be accepted. Send a cover letter, CV, copies of transcripts, the names & contact information of 3-5 references, Tusculum University application and FCRA (These two forms can be located at the top of the web page https://www3.tusculum.edu/hr/employment-opportunities) electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org, Attn: Assistant Professor/Instructor of Mathematics.