Math Specialist (Part-Time) TRIO Program

Job Number: 
663
Location: 
Student Support Services (SSS)
Department: 
Office of Academic Affairs

The Math Specialist will serve in a part-time capacity providing instructions to enhance students’ success with mastering college-level Math, and also develop, coordinate, and supervise all activities of the Lab. The specialist will report to the Director of Student Support Services.
Note: This position is grant-funded on a year-by-year basis.

Responsibilities: 

• Assist with the development of mathematics instructions/lessons that correspond with students’ specified deficiencies
• Provide individualized and group instruction
• Conduct diagnostic evaluations, as needed
• Conduct special workshops and tutorials focused on improving academic deficiencies
• Coordinate lab instructions with a primary focus on core academic courses
• Develop and coordinate all lab activities (both day and evening)
• Secure and train student tutors
• Maintain lab records and prepare and file reports
• Collaborate with the appropriate department(s) to provide and address the needs of the students
• Prepare students for major required examinations
• Answer student’s questions concerning workshops and SSS calendar events
• Other job-related duties as assigned

Qualifications: 

• Master’s Degree in Mathematics from an accredited institution
• Two years experience instructing and/or tutoring economically disadvantaged college students
• Proficient computer literacy and technology experience
• Proficient communication and public relations skills, and able to work well with faculty and students
• Knowledge of social networking a plus
• Appreciation of, a sensitivity to, and respect for a rich and diverse academic environment
• Direct experience with TRIO will receive stronger consideration

Interested persons should submit an FVSU employment application, letter of interest, resume, official transcript(s), three (3) professional reference letters and a background investigation consent form to:
Office of Human Resources
Fort Valley State University
1005 State University Drive
Fort Valley, GA 31030-4313

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