This Faculty member teaches Mathematics courses. This is a full-time Faculty (FAC) position for which an annual contract reflecting the base salary within the Academic Year will be issued after ratification by Miami Dade College’s District Board of Trustees.
Duties & Responsibilities
Teaches lecture and laboratory sections
Evaluates students and performs career and academic advising
Plans and organizes instructional materials to meet course objectives
Participates in curriculum development and revision that stress innovation and multi-cultural emphasis
Participates in departmental recruiting and retention activities
Participates in a variety of departmental, campus and college-wide programs, activities and committees
Prepares and submits student information to Department Chairperson
Serves as a resource person for adjunct faculty
Teaches day, evening and weekend classes as needed
Performs other duties as assigned
Master's Degree in Mathematics; or a Master's Degree in related field and 18 graduate semester hours in Mathematics
All educational degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
Familiarity with and use of collaborative learning techniques and student-centered methods of instruction
Ability to function well in a technological environment and willing to use technological tools in instruction
Possess excellent communication skills and ablity to communicate effectively with students with a wide range of skills
Possess excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to work well with students, faculty, staff and the community
Preference will be given to applicants with College level teaching experience
Demonstrated effective use of active learning techniques
Previous curriculum development and recruitment experience a plus
Ability to work in a multi-ethnic/multi-cultural environment
Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments
Start date for this Faculty position is anticipated to begin by Fall 2020
Doctoral stipend awarded in addition to base salary, as applicable
The position requires knowledge and familiarity with computer technologies for both, Mathematics education (Blackboard, Geogebra, Wolfram Alpha, Excel, Teams, MyMathLab, MyStatLab) and further applications (Mathematica, Matlab) in projects connecting students with real world applications across the board.
Candidates are expected to be rounded individuals who value community services, empathetic relationships with students
Ability to teach in face-to-face format as well as in blended and online formats, and integration of mathematical sciences with other fields.
Doctorate in Mathematics and/or Statistics or any other branch of Applied Mathematics
Knowledge of any of these software and/or programming languages: Matlab, Mathematica, R, Python, SAS, SPSS
Ability to integrate Mathematics with other STEM fields, Data Science, and Business applications.