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INSTRUCTOR / ASISSTANT PROFESSOR, MATHEMATICS

School of IT and Engineering |

Description

The School of Information Technologies and Engineering (SITE) at ADA University invites candidates of professional and scholarly accomplishment to apply for the Instructor / Assistant Professor, Mathematics position(s) for its Bachelor of Science programs starting in the Fall 2021 semester.

 

SITE newly launched its BS in Mathematics program (https://www.ada.edu.az/en/schools/programs/site/3893-mathematics). We are seeking dynamic, energetic, and entrepreneurial scholars who have a desire to work collaboratively in an international environment. Salary is contingent upon qualifications and the hired faculty member is expected to teach undergraduate students.

Responsibilities

  • Commitment to teaching and mentoring undergraduate students;
  • Being able to teach selected Major Core and Technical Elective courses outlined in the Programs of Study at https://www.ada.edu.az/en/schools/site (the teaching workload per academic year i.e. 10 months is 6 sections for Assistant Professors or 8 sections for Instructors).These include:
    • Calculus I and II
    • Discrete Structures
    • Linear Algebra
    • Abstract Algebra
    • Ordinary Differential Equations
    • Probability & Statistics
    • and more advanced courses.
  • Designing courses, developing syllabi and instructional materials to ensure compliance with the SITE curriculum requirements and guidelines;
  • Providing quality instruction including stimulating analytical and critical thinking;
  • Meeting all scheduled classes/labs and providing instruction in accordance with objectives of the approved course outline;
  • Providing meaningful and timely feedback on student assignments, hold regular office hours;
  • Using the university’s student information system and learning management system;
  • Teaching in traditional, hybrid and online course delivery mode depending on program needs;
  • For Assistant Professors: Publishing in peer-reviewed journals and presenting at conferences;
  • Providing exemplary service to the university and community.

Requirements

  • MS or PhD degree (for Assistant Professor position) in Mathematics/Theoretical Physics or other related fields from an accredited institution;
  • Experience designing and teaching similar courses in the degree program;
  • Experience in conducting funded research, and publications in major reputed peer-reviewed journals;
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English;
  • At least 1 year of teaching experience at an accredited institution, especially at the collegiate level;
  • Strong commitment to serving university and society;
  • International academic experience is desired;

 

Interested candidates are requested to submit, preferably in Word or PDF format, attached to an e-mail message: (1) a letter of interest specifying particular suitability for the position and availability, (2) a current resume, and, (3) the names, email and mailing addresses of at least 3 references. 

 

Send materials via e-mail to facultyrecruitment@ada.edu.az with copy (CC) to site@ada.edu.az specifying the Job Title in the subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The cut-off date for application is 16 May 2021. Appointments begin 15 August 2021. ADA University offers a competitive remuneration package and attractive conditions of employment of high standard. For more information about ADA University, please visit www.ada.edu.az

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