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Adjunct Faculty Member- College of Natural and Behavioral Science / Mathematics

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To apply, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vita or resume, and graduate transcript (unofficial is sufficient for initial consideration). Review of applications will begin immediately.

Posting Details

Position Information

Working Title Adjunct Faculty Member- College of Natural and Behavioral Science / Mathematics
Appointment Type Adjunct
Purpose of Position

Adjunct Faculty Members
(Department of Mathematics)

Have you considered the exciting intellectual challenges of teaching high-ability students at Christopher Newport University? The Department of Mathematics at Christopher Newport University is accepting applications from prospective adjunct faculty members to teach individual courses, as needed, in the following areas in Spring 2018 and beyond.
• Elementary Statistics
• Contemporary Mathematics
• Precalculus
• Calculus for Business and Life Sciences
CNU is committed to excellence in teaching in a students-first, liberal arts and sciences environment. Along with demonstrated ability for excellent teaching, candidates must hold an earned graduate or terminal degree from a regionally accredited university in a relevant discipline, with 18 completed semester hours of related graduate course work. Official transcripts will be required at the time of hire. Candidates for hire are required to complete a CNU sponsored background check.

Departmental Information

The Department of Mathematics at Christopher Newport University is composed of 17 faculty and 80 majors. Our faculty are nationally known teacher-scholars devoted to teaching, mentoring and conducting important research. At Christopher Newport you’ll find outstanding programs that help you build a solid foundation in theoretical and applied mathematics, while developing your critical-thinking, reasoning and problem-solving skills. Candidates wishing to know more about the department and its academic programs are invited to visit http://cnu.edu/academics/departments/math/.

Faculty Information

CNU is committed to outstanding teaching and learning, undergraduate education, and the liberal studies core; the University is seeking to shelter a Phi Beta Kappa chapter. The Fall 2017 freshman class of 1,290 students was selected from over 7,000 admission applications, and presented average high school GPA and SAT scores of 3.8 and 1210, respectively. Capital improvements (approaching $1 billion) on the beautiful, 260-acre campus, located between historic Colonial Williamsburg and the ocean resort of Virginia Beach, integrate the University’s liberal arts vision, nurturing mind, body, and spirit. These include the state-of-the-art Trible Library; three new academic buildings including a newly opened integrated science building; the Freeman Center athletic complex; and the I.M. Pei-designed Ferguson Center for the Arts, which brings to Virginia the finest performing artists in the world.

Our faculty enjoy an atmosphere of collegiality and mutual respect that rewards outstanding teaching and fosters active intellectual and creative engagement. Christopher Newport University is committed to ensuring that all people are welcomed, honored and fully engaged in the life of our academic community. We recruit exceptional and diverse faculty and encourage applications from individuals who are underrepresented in their profession. Faculty are productive scholars and researchers, supported by professional development funds. Faculty and administrators regularly consult and collaborate as the University works to sustain a culture of scholarly inquiry, informed debate, and civic action that enriches students, faculty, and the surrounding community. The result is a supportive and cohesive academic setting in which the University cultivates and carries forward its mission. Competitive salary with excellent health and retirement benefits and a well-designed family leave policy further enhance the CNU workplace. For further information on CNU, please visit our website at http://www.cnu.edu.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F25P
Application Deadline
Application Instructions

To apply, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vita or resume, and graduate transcript (unofficial is sufficient for initial consideration).

Review of applications will begin immediately.

Quick Link for Internal Postings http://jobs.cnu.edu/postings/4949
EEO Statement

Christopher Newport University, an EO Employer, is fully Committed to Access and Opportunity.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Where did you obtain your Bachelor's Degree (please provide name of institution and city / state)?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Where did you obtain your Master's Degree (please provide name of institution and city / state)?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Are you a member of Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Where did you obtain your PhD Degree (please provide name of institution and city / state)? If this degree is in progress, please provide estimated completion date.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
  4. Letter of Recommendation #1
  5. Curriculum Vitae
  6. Other Application Materials
  7. Letter of Recommendation #2
  8. Letter of Recommendation #3