Do you remember the professor who helped you believe in yourself and in your ability to be the successful professional you are today? Today, you have the unique opportunity to be that professor, to create the "a-ha" moment of sudden inspiration, insight, and comprehension that will change a student's life forever.
DeVry University in Chesapeake seeks to welcome new Part Time Visiting Professors to our rapidly expanding degree programs to instruct undergraduate courses in Mathematics. We are interested in developing long-term relationships with superior faculty who have high professional standards, excellent communication skills, enthusiasm and a commitment to providing the finest practitioner-focused education.
The typical course of instruction may include:
Algebra for College Students
This course focuses on factoring polynomials; solving quadratic equations; systems of linear equations; radical expressions; and functions where linear and quadratic functions are emphasized using application problems and modeling.
This course emphasizes topics that form the foundation for study of electronics, engineering technology, game and simulation programming, and calculus. Topics include analyzing and graphing quadratic, polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions; and developing complex solutions to problems in rectangular, trigonometric and Euler form. Students use computer software and technology to assist in problem-solving and analysis.
This course provides the basis for solving advanced problems in electronics and computer engineering technology, as well as in physics. Problem-solving in nature, the course covers topics such as functions, limits, differentiation and integration. Students use computer software for analysis and problem-solving.
Statistics for Decision-Making
This course provides tools used for statistical analysis and decision-making in business. The course includes both descriptive statistics and inferential concepts used to draw conclusions about a population. Research techniques such as sampling and experiment design are included for both single and multiple sample groups
In this role, you will:
You are encouraged to explore this opportunity if you meet the following criteria:
We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today!
Since our founding in 1931, DeVry University has focused on delivering a different kind of education – one based on experiential learning with real-world applications. When you join our team, you’re choosing an institution that serves students who are different, too: a diverse group of go-getters from all walks of life.
We know our colleagues are integral to the success of the institution. At DeVry, we’re guided by our culture of care, and we embrace values that teach us to care for students, self and colleagues. It’s one way we position our colleagues for success.
We are looking for engaged, caring colleagues to join our organization in serving our students. We take extra pride in our dedicated support teams, as well as our outstanding faculty members who have often worked for years in the fields that they teach. We believe all our colleagues deserve opportunities to reach their goals. Whether it’s career advancement, maintaining a healthy lifestyle or saving for retirement, our comprehensive benefits and professional development offerings can help you meet your goals.
If you want to be a part of an institution focused on providing high-quality education, care and attention, we invite you to apply for a position today.