Instructor - Mathematics

Arizona State University

Mesa, AZ

ID: 7063497 (Ref.No. 16343)
Posted: February 13, 2020
Application Deadline: March 29, 2020

Job Description

The Science and Mathematics faculty in the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts on the Polytechnic Campus at Arizona State University invite applications for an Instructor position in Mathematics beginning in Fall 2020. Expectations for this position include: teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, work alongside mathematics, biology, chemistry and physics faculty in order to provide students with a solid set of mathematics, computational, and statistical skills appropriate to their chosen major.

Teaching load is typically five (5) courses per semester. Course assignments are at the graduate/undergraduate levels and may occur in a variety of modalities (online, on-ground, hybrid) from the Polytechnic campus. Course load is determined by the faculty head. This is an academic-year 2020-2021 appointment with an expected start date of August 2020. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible, non-tenure eligible position renewable on an academic year basis contingent upon satisfactory performance, availability of resources, and the needs of the university. Salary is competitive to commensurate with experience. Candidate must reside in Arizona, or be willing to relocate.

The Science and Mathematics faculty support students in nine different undergraduate and one graduate program in the sciences and mathematics field. We also have three minors and one certificate available. We have faculty conducting research in physics, biology, chemistry and applied mathematics. Collaboration with faculty is imperative when designing and implementing laboratories for the programs supported by the Science and Mathematics faculty. To learn more about the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts go to:

Required Qualifications:
 Master’s degree in Applied Mathematics or closely related field at time of appointment
 Experience teaching mathematics at the undergraduate level
 Excellent written and spoken communication skills
 Evidence of teaching effectiveness
 Demonstrated commitment to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion

Desired Qualifications:
Terminal degree in Applied Mathematics or closely related field at time of appointment
 Experience teaching courses from college algebra through third-semester calculus, and differential equations/linear
 Experience using technology in your daily teaching of mathematics
 Experience implementing course management systems such as Canvas and online homework systems
 Experience working in a collaborative environment within and across disciplines
 Demonstrated service to the profession

Application Procedure:
Only electronic submissions will be reviewed. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications should be submitted at and must contain:

1. A letter of interest outlining your qualifications and teaching effectiveness
2. A statement regarding commitment to diversity and inclusion
3. Curriculum vitae
4. A list of mathematics courses of which you were the instructor of record, with short course description
5. Evidence of teaching effectiveness - e.g., student evaluations, syllabi, peer or annual evaluations, etc.
6. Information for three professional references (their position, title, e-mail, phone number)

The application deadline is 3/29/2020 at 11:59pm, Eastern Standard Time. Applications will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis for a reserve pool. Applications in the reserve pool may then be reviewed in the order in which they were received until the position is filled. Prior to your first day of employment official transcripts are required along with a background check. For technical assistance with your application contact, for position-related questions contact Search Committee Chair Catherine Hart at

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