Hudson County Community College is an award-winning, comprehensive urban college with two campuses located just minutes from Manhattan in Jersey City and Union City, NJ. The Journal Square campus sits at the center of Journal Square in the center of Jersey City, next to a major PATH station and transportation hub, while the Union City campus sits adjacent to a vital light rail station.
Fully accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the College offers courses and classes in a wide variety of disciplines to the people and businesses of Hudson County, one of the most historic and ethnically diverse areas of the United States. The College was recognized with the 2012 Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) Northeast Regional Equity Award, was a finalist for the American Association of Community Colleges’ (AACC) Student Success Award, and was presented with the New Jersey Business & Industry Association’s Good Neighbor Awards in 2009 for the Culinary Arts Conference Center and in 2012 for the North Hudson Campus Project, and in 2015 for the state-of-the-art, award-winning Glen Gabert Library Building.
The College is currently searching for a full-time, Instructor of Mathematics within the College’s STEM Division. Under the general supervision of the Associate Dean of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, the Instructor of Mathematics is responsible for teaching at least 15 credits per semester of day, evening, and weekend classes in College Algebra, all levels of Calculus, and Differential Equations; participating in division activities such as curriculum development and academic advisement; and contributing to the College community through committee work or other extracurricular activities. This is a full-time, ten-month position.
The successful candidate will demonstrate the following qualities:
Knowledge and experience with contemporary instructional methods and techniques
An understanding of academic outcomes assessment
An understanding of the mission of an urban community college
Knowledge of instructional technology
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
The ability to teach students from diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds
Position Qualifications: A Master's degree in Applied Mathematics (preferred), Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution of higher education, as well as a minimum of one year of teaching experience in an institute of higher education.
Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, Physics, or Engineering. Proficiency with various computer software programs, assessment software such as WEAVE, and the use of Ellucian-Colleague or similar higher education platforms. Three years of teaching experience in a community college.
ToApply:Send letter of application addressing the qualities listed above, resume, and names/contact information of three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org
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About Hudson County Community College
Hudson County Community College is a public, comprehensive urban community college committed to offering high-quality programs that are affordable, accessible and community-centered. Students at HCCC may pursue courses on two campuses, both of which are located in close proximity to public transportation hubs.