One-Year Instructor in Mathematics
Greenville, IL

The Mathematics Department at Greenville University seeks applicants for a one-year position in teaching quantitative reasoning courses as well as courses within the major.

Required: A Master’s Degree in mathematics with teaching experience.

Preferred: PhD or ABD in mathematics or mathematics education with teaching experience. 

CONTEXT FOR THE POSITION:  This position offers a mathematician the opportunity to gain valuable teaching experience in their field.  Reciprocally, it provides the department and students competent and diverse instruction.


Key Responsibilities:

The teaching load for this position is 4/4.  In the fall and spring semesters, the instructor will teach sections of courses such as Finite Mathematics, Mathematical Ideas, Differential Equations, Intuitive (Applied) Calculus.  No advising or committee responsibilities will be expected.   A few weekly hours from a student worker will be provided to assist with grading.


The university is located 50 miles east of St. Louis in an attractive residential community of approximately 7,000 people. Greenville University was founded in 1892 and is affiliated with the Free Methodist Church, yet draws students from 40+ denominations. For additional information, please visit our website:

How to Apply:

Compliance with University Standards. All Greenville University employees acknowledge the unique Wesleyan, evangelical, and Protestant mission of the University, a community in which Christian faith is of central importance. Employees agree to promote the University's Mission (as set out in the Mission Statement); its Philosophy of Education and GC Student Learning Outcomes, support its Theological Assumptions and comply with the behavioral aspects of the Lifestyle Statement (collectively, the University Standards).

Application materials should include: 

1. Curriculum vitae

2. Statement of philosophy of Christian Higher Education

3. Statement of personal faith journey and commitment

4. At least 3 professional references

5. Official transcripts.

It is the policy of Greenville University not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, ethnic or national origin, disability, race, gender or prior military service in its educational programs, admissions or employment policies. Greenville University is committed to an environment of cultural and ethnic diversity; women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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