Employment Opportunites - Full-Time STEM Developmental Math Faculty/Staff
Full-Time STEM Developmental Math Faculty/Staff
Date Opened: 2018-09-05
Closing Date: Until Filled
This position is a 12-month full-time position that instructs and establishes developmental mathematics programs for the College. Serves as the Developmental Mathematics Coordinator for the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Department.
Essential Job Functions
- Develops and coordinates testing, program calendars, policies and procedures, and trainings.
- Teaches developmental math courses including, but not limited to, MATH 075 General Mathematics and MATH 095 Algebra with Applications.
- Prepares and presents course descriptions, lesson plans and classroom lectures and implements techniques to facilitate student-active learning.
- Prepares, administers, and participates in program and curriculum development and outcome assessments.
- Prepares and grades tests and quizzes and develops handouts and other learning aids.
- Maintains currency in developmental mathematics education and instructional technologies through professional development activities.
- Participates in Developmental Education committees and Institutional activities as directed.
- Collaborates with other instructors to ensure the developmental mathematics course sequence meets individual program needs.
- Develops the schedule of course offerings for the developmental mathematics classes offered each academic term based on current enrollment projections.
- Collects and analyzes student data to assess the effectiveness of developmental mathematics courses and utilizes data for program improvement.
- Works with Student Success Center staff ensuring that mathematics placement exams and procedures are as effective as possible.
- Assists in coordinating STEM-related activities in the Academic Center for Excellence (ACE).
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
- Knowledge of adult-learning theory, curriculum development and classroom- and field-presentation techniques
- Knowledge of advising methods and techniques
- Knowledge of information resources related to designated field(s) of STEM
- Knowledge of basic supervisory principles and practices
- Skill in performing work related to designated field(s) of STEM
- Skill in supervising students in work experience settings
- Skill in the use of standard office equipment, including personal computers and standard-office software
- Knowledge of educational advising methods and techniques
- Knowledge of academic programs
- Knowledge of policies and procedures for admissions, recruitment, testing, advisement, tutoring, placement and registration
- Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
- Strong organizational skills
Work Enviornment and Physical Factors
- Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. The worker sits most of the time.
- The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading and visual inspection.
- The worker is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions.
Education, Experience and Licenses
- Must have a valid Driver’s License.
- Bachelor’s degree in STEM with an emphasis in Mathematics is required.
- At least two years’ experience in education is required
Luna Community College
Sandra Rivera, Human Resources Administrator
366 Luna Drive
Las Vegas, NM 87701
Phone: (505) 454-2574
Fax: (505) 454-2520
LCC Application for Employment