A nine-month academic year position at the rank of Instructor with a focus in mathematics, mathematics education, or statistics. This position is non-tenure eligible, but renewable pending satisfactory job performance, availability of funding, and program needs. The position is not eligible for sponsorship, now or in the future.
Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses, typically at the lower division, in mathematics, mathematics education, or statistics, depending on qualifications. Additional responsibilities include service to the department and maintaining a modest program of professional development or scholarly activity.
Master’s degree in mathematics, mathematics education, or statistics OR a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and a master’s degree in a related field.
At least one year of experience teaching mathematics and/or statistics courses at the high school or college level.
Applicant must be able to begin work, with all degrees conferred, on the contract starting date of August 19, 2019.
A record of substantial and continued effectiveness in teaching, especially in college-level mathematics, mathematics education, or statistics courses.
Strong academic record.
The ability to teach a wide variety of lower-division courses.
Strong communication skills and interpersonal skills.
Abilities and experience that align well with department needs such as teaching multi-section courses, modified emporium-style courses, and collaborating on innovative teaching strategies.
Experience and/or commitment to work effectively with NAU’s diverse faculty, staff, and student populations.
Internal Number: 604172
About Northern Arizona University
Northern Arizona University is a 26,000-student institution with its main campus in Flagstaff, a four-season community of about 67,000 at the base of the majestic San Francisco Peaks. NAU’s emphasis on undergraduate education is enhanced by its graduate programs and research as well as distance learning. The Department of Mathematics and Statistics has 32 permanent faculty and masters programs in mathematics, statistics and mathematics education. All faculty members are expected to promote student learning and help students achieve academic outcomes. The university is committed to a diverse and civil working and learning environment. For more information about the department, visit www.math.nau.edu. Visit www.nau.edu/lmc for more about the Lumberjack Mathematics Center.