Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Ft at Mount Ida College

Success happens here. Founded in 1899, Mount Ida College is a small, private college in Newton, Massachusetts, just minutes from Boston which provides career focused programs built upon a strong foundation in the social sciences, humanities and the arts, all developed and implemented to prepare our approximately 1,400 students for success in their chosen fields of endeavor.
With a tight-knit, inclusive community, a diverse student body, winning NCAA Division III sports teams, a beautiful and safe suburban campus, and a vibrant school spirit, Mount Ida is the place where students become the best version of themselves.
Mount Ida College is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and staff and strongly encourages applications from individuals who would increase the richness of the College's diversity. The School of Applied Sciences is currently accepting applications for one full-time faculty member in Mathematics and Physics at the Assistant Professor level beginning Fall 2015. The primary appointment for these faculty positions will be in the Department of Mathematics with a joint appointment in the Department of Biology/Natural Sciences.
Candidates must possess a Master's Degree or Ph.D. in Math, Math Education, or Physics from an accredited institution, and a demonstrated excellence in teaching at the college or university level. Preferred qualifications include sensitivity to the educational needs of a diverse student population and experience teaching courses in Pre-Algebra, College Algebra, Calculus I & II, Statistics, Physics I & II and their labs and experience utilizing online math platforms, e.g. MyMathLab and ALEKS. Please note that no immigration/visa support will be provided.
Qualified candidates should forward a cover letter which addresses the ability to teach each of the above courses and use the above math platforms, CV, teaching philosophy and names and contact information of three professional references to Review of applications will begin immediately and continue through the application deadline of February 28, 2015.