Faculty Tenure-Track Position, Mathematics

School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

University Mission Statement

Trevecca Nazarene University is a Christian community providing education for leadership and service.

Position Description

Trevecca Nazarene University invites applicants for a full-time, tenure-track, faculty position in mathematics and developmental mathematics. Responsibilities will include leading the developmental mathematics program in collaboration with the Associate Dean of Student Success and teaching general education mathematics in the Department of Science, Engineering, and Mathematics. Specific duties each semester will include:

  • teaching sections of general education mathematics;
  • directing developmental mathematics, which includes teaching sections in the program;
  • tracking the retention and progress of students in general education mathematics courses;
  • mentoring mathematics majors as teaching assistants and tutors in the mathematics lab.  

The position will be on a nine-month contract beginning Fall 2022. Full-time faculty load is 24-27 credit hours annually.

Qualifications

Those with a masters or doctorate in mathematics or math education with at least 18 graduate credit hours in mathematics are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will be able to teach general education mathematics up through the pre-calculus level and will possess a passion for working with undergraduate students (particularly developmental mathematics students), organizational skills, an ability to work well with others, and a strong commitment to the ideals and mission of the university.

Contact

Interested parties who are in agreement with the mission and values of Trevecca Nazarene University should send a cover letter, application, curriculum vitae, transcripts, statement of faith, and three letters of recommendation. A teaching philosophy articulating a vision for assisting students to succeed in developmental mathematics and transition into general education coursework should also be included. Please send all materials to:
 
Dr. Stephen Silliman
Dean, School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
Trevecca Nazarene University
333 Murfreesboro Pike
Nashville, TN 37210
sesilliman@trevecca.edu

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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