The Graduate and Professional Studies (GPS) program of Tusculum College seeks qualified adjunct faculty in Math Education, particularly focused on teaching elementary (K-5) mathematics methods to graduate and undergraduate preservice teachers. GPS offers non-traditional, accelerated, adult-oriented classes. Most classes meet nightly once a week for eight weeks with an online or learning team component; the courses involved are offered at the Knoxville and Morristown campuses.
QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:
Candidates must have a terminal degree with at least 18 graduate hours in mathematics education or a related discipline. The qualified applicant will have experience teaching mathematics using manipulatives with a focus on developing deep understanding of mathematical concepts. Prior experience with adult students is preferred as well as experience teaching web-enhanced courses using an on-line course delivery system. Preference will be given to applicants who are able to travel to both the Knoxville and Morristown sites, but those limited to Knoxville will receive full consideration.
HOW TO APPLY:
Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, copies of graduate transcripts, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three letters of recommendation. Submit materials electronically to email@example.com, or Tusculum College Human Resources, Attn: Math Education Adjunct, Tusculum College, P.O. Box 5093, Greeneville, TN 37743 EOE/E-Verify
All employment is subject to the successful completion of an employment background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable). If hired, the candidate will be required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States.