Golden Gate University’s School of Undergraduate Studies invites applicants for a full-time Mathematics lecturer and department administrator. Excellence in teaching is valued at Golden Gate University, and teaching experience is strongly preferred. Administrative experience, especially in an academic setting focused on working adult learners, is also preferred. In addition, the holder of this position will have an important advisory role in the planning and management of the School’s courses, programs, and degrees. Please see the university’s website, www.ggu.edu, for information about the academic offerings of the School of Undergraduate Studies.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The faculty member who holds this position should be able to:
Teach between four and eight courses per year (depending on other assignments), preferably in areas relating to mathematics, analytics, and/or statistics
Oversee course offerings in Mathematics at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and undergraduate general education courses in Science.
Lead in program, course, and curriculum design in the above-named areas
Participate in school and university governance as appropriate
Maintain academic and/or professional qualifications
Perform other duties, as agreed upon with and assigned by the Dean
Qualifications, Education and/or Experience:
The successful candidate will have:
An earned doctorate (Ph.D./DBA) strongly preferred.
Ability and qualifications to provide effective oversight of courses in mathematics and general science for students in the undergraduate and graduate programs at Golden Gate University.
Demonstrated ability to assist a diverse adult student population in reaching their desired learning objectives is of prime importance.
Extensive experience in teaching in the classroom and online, with experience using online tools and learning management systems such as Colleague or Moodle.
A record of engagement with his/her scholarly community and the community served by Golden Gate University.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
A high degree of professionalism in dealing with staff, colleagues and students.
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Golden Gate University is an equal employment opportunity employer. We support inclusive excellence and are committed to creating a safe and welcoming community for all.
University policy prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, gender stereotyping, and gender identity, taking a protected leave (e.g. family medical or pregnancy leave), or on any other basis protected by applicable laws.
The University has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and inclusion, and to maintaining working and learning environments that reinforces these practices. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all especially women, minorities, people of color, veterans, persons with disabilities, and members of the LGBTQI community.
EDUCATING PROFESSIONALS SINCE 1901. For more than 110 years, non-profit Golden Gate University (GGU) has been helping adults achieve their professional goals by providing undergraduate and graduate education in Accounting, Law, Taxation, Business and related areas. GGU is California's fourth oldest private university, enrolling 5,000 students and representing more than 68,000 alumni. The university's main campus is located in San Francisco with additional teaching sites in Seattle, Silicon Valley and Los Angeles. In addition to evening and weekend classes, most courses and degrees are offered entirely online.