Mathematics/Engineering/Physics Full Time Faculty
Job posting number: #7057045
Posted: April 18, 2019
Job DescriptionAbout Mount Wachusett Community College:
Since 1963, Mount Wachusett Community College has built a tradition of providing innovative undergraduate education, workforce development, personal enrichment, and community service to North Central Massachusetts and beyond. Located in Gardner, MA, with satellite campuses in Fitchburg, Leominster and Devens, MWCC now serves approximately 12,000 credit and noncredit students each year and offers over 70 associate degree and credit certificate options. An award-winning, national leader in the area of renewable energy, MWCC is also nationally recognized for its veterans' services, civic engagement and K-12 partnerships.
We hope you will consider applying for one of our open positions, and discover all that Mount Wachusett Community College and the North Central Massachusetts region have to offer.
General Statement of Duties
Mount Wachusett Community College seeks an educator who believes that engaging and authentic teaching matters more than anything else in the pursuit of student success. This educator designs an innovative classroom culture that embraces diversity and fosters student empowerment. Building positive connections, the successful faculty member will create a sense of belonging that motivates students and strengthens their desire to learn.
The faculty member provides classroom instruction in all levels of mathematics from developmental to calculus, college physics, calculus-based physics and physical science. The faculty should be committed to using active learning strategies and student engagement. The faculty member will possess excellent writing and communication skills, academic credentials, technological proficiency, and the expertise to provide students in programs across the college with the mathematical skills needed for future academic and career opportunities.
The faculty member provides classroom instruction in all levels of mathematics from developmental to calculus, college physics, calculus-based physics and physical science;
Will offer academic advisement for approximately 18 students;
Serves on college committees as elected or appointed;
Attends regularly scheduled departmental, divisional and college meetings;
Teaches courses as assigned by the Dean;
Assists the department chair in the development of new courses and/or programs as necessary;
Participates in student assistance/advisement; maintains office hours;
Participates in college service activities (e.g., college committees, meetings, activities, etc.);
Participates in community service and professional development activities; and
Performs other duties as assigned.
Must have earned a master's degree in mathematics or physics;
Must have 3-5 years college level teaching experience;
Must have a proven track record of student engagement and learning success; and
Must be capable of teaching all levels of mathematics from developmental to calculus as well as college level physics.
Skills, Knowledge, and Aptitudes
Be proficient in oral and written communication;
Doctoral degree in mathematics or physics