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St. John's University


Adjunct Instructor or Adjunct Assistant Professor - Department of Mathematics and Computer Science


Queens, NY
ID: 218891-951

St. John’s established in 1870, has three New York City campuses; a graduate center in Hauppauge, NY; international locations in Rome, Italy; Limerick, Ireland; and Paris, France; and study abroad locations around the world. The Princeton Review and other top rankings consistently recognize the University’s outstanding academics, diverse student body, dynamic internship and volunteer opportunities, focus on student life, and diverse study abroad offerings. St. John’s University offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs in its six colleges and schools, with a growing number of programs offered online. The University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and 12 other major academic and professional associations. 


A dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion is at the heart of our mission.  As a Catholic and Vincentian university, St. John’s is committed to institutionalizing practices of inclusive excellence to ensure that we welcome and celebrate the intrinsic worth of all members of our community.  We will become an even stronger university as we enhance equity at every level of our institution.  As noted in our Vision Statement, our graduates will excel in the competencies and values required for leadership and service in a rapidly evolving world.  


Adjunct Instructor or Adjunct Assistant Professor - Department of Mathematics and Computer Science 


The primary responsibility for this position is teaching. The needs of the department will determine the courses. The usual needs are Calculus, Pre-Calculus, College Algebra and Trigonometry, Mathematics for Liberal Arts, and Statistics (see courses MTH 1000, MTH 1050, MTH 1210, MTH 1220, MTH 1250, MTH 1260, MTH 1300, MTH 1310, and MTH 1320 on page 76 in the Undergraduate Bulletin 2019-2021.


Most classes are in-person (at the address: 8000 Utopia Parkway, Queens, NY 11439), but some classes are online, both synchronously and asynchronously. For asynchronous classes, a certificate is required.


Qualifications:  Applicants should possess a master’s degree in mathematics or a closely related field. Preference will be given to candidates with evidence of teaching experience in Mathematics. It is expected that the position will be renewable. High-quality teaching is essential for the renewal of the position for the subsequent years. The initial rank depends on the highest degree of the candidate and the availability of the documented experience. The starting salary is $950 per credit for candidates without Ph.D. and $1050 per credit for candidates with a Ph.D.


“All persons hired are required to be vaccinated and boosted against the COVID-19 virus, subject to the reasonable accommodation provisions of applicable law.”


This position may be relocated to any of St. John’s University’s physical locations at any time.


Application Process:  Please apply online and include the following:


1. a cover letter explaining your interest in the position, in our department and in doing the work described in the “Responsibilities” above.


2. a Curriculum Vitae.


Applications will be reviewed when received. Applicants given further consideration will be invited to give a test lecture; and expected to read and sign the “Requirements for faculty teaching” form.


St. John’s University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

This position is located at 8000 Utopia Parkway, Queens, NY. View the Google Map in full screen.