Assistant or Associate Teaching Professor in Mathematics
Penn State Greater Allegheny invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Teaching Professor in Mathematics, (multi-
year appointment, 36 weeks) to begin August 2018, or as negotiated.
Responsibilities : Teach Mathematics using traditional, hybrid and online delivery methods. Participate in course, curriculum, and program development.
Advise students regarding their academic progress and provide career guidance. Participate in campus, university, and community service activities.
Engage in activities to stay current in the discipline.
Qualifications : A PhD in mathematics is preferred, but candidates that are ABD or that hold Master's degrees will be considered.
Prior college-level experience and ability to teach advanced-level courses preferred. Commitment to high-quality instruction in a student-
centered environment is desired. Interest in active and collaborative learning, the instructional use of technology, and hybrid and online teaching is an advantage.
Online teaching experience preferred. Enthusiasm for working in a multidisciplinary environment is important.
Campus Information : Penn State University is a multi-campus public land-grant university that improves the lives of the people of Pennsylvania, the nation, and the world.
Our instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, and continuing and distance education informed by scholarship and research.
Our research, scholarship, and creative activities promote human and economic development through the expansion of knowledge and its applications in the natural and applied sciences, social sciences, arts, humanities, and the professions.
Penn State Greater Allegheny is one of more than 20 Penn State campuses state-wide. Situated eleven miles southeast of downtown Pittsburgh, PA, the Greater Allegheny campus is located between the residential borough of White Oak, PA, the urban environs of McKeesport, PA.
The 258-acre Renziehausen Park sits adjacent to the campus. A residential campus, Penn State Greater Allegheny serves a diverse student body of approximately 500 students.
Students and faculty at Penn State Greater Allegheny have all the resources of a major research university at their disposal in a small college atmosphere.
Class sizes are small and the student / faculty ratio is low, so students can receive much individual attention. Faculty members are committed to providing a high-
quality educational experience to their students and are actively engaged in research. Students participate in undergraduate research projects, internships, community service and other opportunities that enhance their educational experiences.