Online Visiting Professor, part time - Mathematics/Algebra

US
Job ID
2017-95254
Institution
Chamberlain University
Department
Academics
Employment Type
Temporary Part-Time
FLSA Status
Exempt

Opportunity at a Glance

Chamberlain University seeks to welcome Online Part Time Visiting Professors to our undergraduate degree programs building long-term relationships with superior educators who have high professional standards, excellent communication skills, enthusiasm and a commitment to providing the finest in practitioner-focused education.  From the convenience of your home or office, you can make a valuable contribution to the success of students preparing to enter and advance in their career field. 

 

With more than 125 years of history in healthcare education, every resource is dedicated solely to setting our students up for success— from Career Services to our Centers for Academic Success. Class sizes are small, and our expert faculty are easily accessible to students. U.S. News recently ranked Chamberlain among the best online graduate nursing programs in 2016.

 

Chamberlain University’s mission is to educate, empower and embolden diverse healthcare professionals who advance the health of people, families, communities and nations.

  

MATH062 - Beginning Algebra

This transitional studies course introduces critical elements of algebra for linear equations and inequalities. Coursework progresses from order of operations and combining like terms through addition and multiplication rules for solving linear equations. Students then apply these rules to inequalities. Graphing in two variables is introduced, as are exponents, polynomials and polynomial operations. The minimum requirement to pass this course is 80 percent and, grades of "C" and "D" are not assigned. The final grade earned in this course is not used in GPA calculations, and credit hours earned are not applicable to credit hours required for graduation. Eligibility to enroll in the course is based on placement results.

 

MATH114 - Algebra for College Students

This course focuses on topics such as basic treatment of algebraic expressions, solving linear equations and inequalities, graphing linear equations and inequalities, polynomial operations, positive and negative integral exponents, factoring, systems of linear equations, radical and rational expressions, quadratic equations and various application problems. The minimum requirement to pass this course is a "B"; grades of “C” and “D” are not assigned.

 

Responsibilities

  • Develops and provides students with an approved syllabus which includes the terminal course objectives.
  • Uses appropriate technological options for online technologies and course-related software, including Websites, e-mail, and online discussions for preparing the course and making it accessible to students.
  • Models effective strategized communications that engage online students, provide clarity, and improve student learning.
  • Sets clear expectations for the course by publishing course terminal objectives, assignment/examinations dates, and weight the distribution of various evaluation categories.
  • Ensures that the content and level of material included on exams correspond to the course terminal objectives.
  • Demonstrates consistency and fairness in the preparation and grading of exams, and provide timely feedback to students.

Qualifications

You are encouraged to explore this opportunity if you meet the following criteria:

  • A Master's or PhD degree in Mathematics or Developmental Studies with an emphasis in mathematics along with 18+ earned graduate credit hours directly in the field of instruction
  • Prior higher education teaching experience is preferred
  • Online math instruction experience preferred
  • Solid subject matter expertise and outstanding communication skills
  • Excellent motivational and instructional skills to be effective in a non-traditional environment
  • Must be able to work in a collegial manner and facilitate the efforts of diverse groups

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Chamberlain University is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. 

Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today!

Who We Are

Chamberlain College of Nursing is a rapidly-expanding college rich with opportunities for growth and offering competitive wages and benefits. If you enjoy being a part of an exciting team and working in a collaborative, dynamic environment, then Chamberlain College of Nursing might be right for you.

We believe in taking care of those who take care of others. We offer a wide range of benefits that are intended to meet the diverse needs of our colleagues. Whether it's advancing your career, maintaining a healthy lifestyle or saving for retirement, our comprehensive benefit offerings can help you reach your goals.

As an educational organization, we also support and encourage colleagues to further their educations by offering tuition assistance and seminars through our Leadership Development Center.

If you are ready to join an institution like ours, we welcome you to apply.

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