Adjunct Instructor
University of Arizona - Tucson, AZ

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The Department of Mathematics at The University of Arizona offers academic-year, non-tenure track teaching appointments to individuals who are dedicated to a quality undergraduate program. These positions offer an excellent opportunity to work with other teachers to contribute to, and to be part of, an innovative learning environment.

These positions may be full or part time.

Duties and Responsibilities

The primary responsibility is to teach courses such as college algebra, precalculus, and calculus as needed by the department.

Special consideration will be given to candidates who are able to teach courses in statistics and courses for prospective elementary and secondary school teachers.

Full-time appointments usually require teaching 12 credit hours each semester. Additional responsibilities include attendance at all appropriate course meetings and related training sessions.

Instructors are also expected to participate in various departmental activities, such as tutoring and mentoring programs.

Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications

Not applicable for this position.

Additional Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in mathematics, mathematics education, statistics, or a closely related field with a significant component in mathematics is required.

Students who are currently in a UA graduate program should consult with their graduate program before applying for an adjunct position.

Preferred Qualifications

Master's degree or higher is preferred.

Teaching experience with a technology-intensive curriculum is preferred.

Pre-employment Screening Requirements

The University of Arizona conducts pre-employment screening for all positions, which includes a criminal background check, verification of academic credentials, licenses, certifications, and work history. In addition, a check of names and identification documents is conducted on all new employees to ensure they are legally authorized to work in the United States.

What kind of criminal background check is required for this position?

This position is non-security sensitive and requires a name-based criminal background check

Supplemental Pre-Employment Screening

None

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Faculty
Non-Faculty Academic and Instructional

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