Visiting Professor (Part Time) – Mathematics – Sacramento Campus

US-CA-Sacramento
Job ID
2017-96568
Institution
Chamberlain College of Nursing
Department
Academics
Employment Type
Temporary Part-Time
FLSA Status
Exempt

Opportunity at a Glance

Chamberlain College of Nursing is pleased to announce new part time teaching opportunities in Mathematics at our campus in SacramentoJoin us as we educate and empower extraordinary healthcare professionals who transform healthcare worldwide!

 

Opportunity at a Glance:

 

Do you remember the professor who encouraged you to believe in yourself and in your ability to be the successful professional you are today?  Now you have the unique opportunity to be that professor, to create the "a-ha" moment of sudden insight and comprehension that will change a nursing student's life forever. As part of our faculty team, you’ll inspire our motivated students to realize their educational and career goals. From individual instructor support and student-led study groups to diverse clinicals and career networking opportunities, the Chamberlain community shares a common goal: to give each other the care we need to succeed and make a difference by transforming healthcare.

 

The typical course of instruction may include:

 

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.

 

MATH221 - Statistics for Decision-Making

This course provides tools used for statistical analysis and decision-making in business. The course includes both descriptive statistics and inferential concepts used to draw conclusions about a population. Research techniques such as sampling and experi-ment design are included for both single and multiple sample groups.

 

MATH399 - Applied Managerial Statistics

This course stresses the practical use of statistics in the collecting, organizing, analyzing, interpreting and presenting of data. Both descriptive and inferential techniques are covered.

 

Courses may meet one or two times per week during the daytime for eight weeks. The face-to-face interaction in lab and classroom is blended with technology (such as online discussions and online assignments) for an enhanced learning environment. Commitment is on a course by course basis.

 

If you are passionate about helping others learn and advancing your career through the power of education, we want to talk with you today.

Responsibilities

In this role, you will:

  • Become part of a dynamic team of educational professionals, teaching Nursing Students in a dynamic classroom/online hybrid setting
  • Implement and embrace Chamberlain College’s Care philosophy, curriculum and course objectives by engaging students
  • Establish an environment conducive to student engagement by effectively planning and preparing for classes, responding quickly to student requests for assistance and ensuring that students enjoy a powerful learning experience
  • Identify opportunities to enhance student engagement through collaboration with colleagues who provide academic and professional guidance 
  • Promote student success by demonstrating a flexible style and exhibit a passion for teaching by devoting time and energy to develop scholarly excellence
  • Engage with a diverse student body comprised of a variety of ages, cultural backgrounds, ethnicities and academic preparation
  • Foster a positive learning environment by keeping accurate records, submitting grades on time, and enforcing academic and attendance policies
  • Participate in curriculum development discussions, support campus events including orientation and graduation, open houses
  • Enhance the learning environment by engaging in research, scholarship, service and academic advising

Qualifications

You are encouraged to explore this opportunity if you:

  • Earned a master's or doctorate degree in Mathematics or closely related field with a minimum of 18 or more graduate credit hours earned directly in Mathematics or Statistics
  • Have taught or been told you’re a “natural” at teaching and helping others learn
  • Possess genuine passion for nursing, education, and lifelong learning
  • Have exceptional subject matter expertise as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Are eager to serve students and colleagues with passion, respect and care
  • Operate with a sense of responsibility and purpose with the desire to enrich colleagues, students and the broader community
  • Have a strong work ethic, learn from mistakes, build positive spirit and always look for a better way
  • Put the team first, appreciate diverse points of view, assume positive intent, collaborate and communicate openly
  • Are able to provide official transcripts for all earned degrees from a regionally accredited institution

We are 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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