Math Specialist, Semester Appointment, Fall 2015
Trinity, a comprehensive university in Washington, D.C., invites applications for a full-time, one to two semester appointment as Mathematics Specialist, beginning immediately. The successful candidate will have professional experience in mathematics education. Responsibilities of the position include offering dynamic instruction tailored to the needs of student populations at Trinity; designing and delivering supplemental instruction sessions to students needing additional support; and playing an active role in working with administrators and faculty to assess student learning outcomes, using results to improve student learning and retention.
The candidate must possess at least a master’s degree in mathematics education, mathematics, or a related field which could include developmental education. Other requirements of the position include a minimum of two years’ experience teaching mathematics, with preference for candidates with experience teaching developmental mathematics to at-risk student populations, especially in secondary education or community colleges. The successful candidate will have a track record of excellent teaching; documented examples of math curriculum development and assessment; and knowledge of current and successful developmental education teaching and learning strategies. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate excellence with engaged and active learning practices. Graduate training in curriculum development/curriculum and instruction is highly desirable.
Please submit letter of application and c.v. to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference “Math Specialist” in the subject line and name your documents to include your last name. For example: “Smith_CV” and “Smith Cover Letter.”
Trinity Washington University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Access/Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its students, faculty and staff. Trinity is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive community and strongly encourages all qualified individuals to apply.