Department Chair of Mathematics - Quantitative Literacy Pathways

Department Chair of Mathematics - Quantitative Literacy Pathways


Fayetteville Technical Community College
2201 Hull Road
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone: 910-678-8400


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Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Friday, April 1, 2022
Closes: Saturday, December 31, 2022

Target Start Date

Monday, October 3, 2022

Expected Work Hours

meet department needs

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Masters or higher degree in Mathematics or Math Education. Must have at least 18 credit hours in graduate level mathematics courses.

Communication, both oral and written, skills necessary. Must have expert efficiency in Microsoft Office (Access, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word).

Leadership experience required.

Preferred Qualifications

Online teaching experience.

Three or more years of experience teaching curriculum-level mathematics at the community college level.

Supervisory experience.

Position Description

Assist the Division Chair of Mathematics with the following tasks for the benefit of the Math Department:

Identify, interview, and select potential new faculty, both full-time and adjunct.

Provide initial divisional orientation and training to new hires.

Determine math classes needed to support FTCC programs and schedule classes.

Determine budgetary needs within the department.

Create, update, and review course outlines.

Suggest and review new course materials including textbooks, software, etc.

Provide ongoing training to faculty in the use of new technology, revisions/updates to the Blackboard template, and revisions/updates to the syllabus template.

Ensure department, program, and course materials are accessible, as well as mathematics classrooms.

Advise students and process graduation applications.

Train faculty in new and existing procedures for advising, submitting necessary reports, and tracking student retention.

Supervise faculty, to include arranging class coverage, performing teaching observations, mentoring, and completing annual performance appraisals.

Resolve student complaints in a fair and timely manner.

Perform other duties as explained in the job description for Department Chairs in the Organization Handbook.

Complete all instructional responsibilities as explained in the job description for instructional faculty which includes but not limited to the following:

Provide quality instruction for face-to-face, online, and blended classes to include days, evenings, and weekends both on and off campus.

Prepare lesson plans, course overviews, and course syllabi.

Incorporate latest instructional technologies in course delivery & utilize interactive learning technologies to engage students in the teaching and learning process.

Recruit students for FTCC programs.

Advise students in the Associate in General Education program.

Complete all responsibilities of an advisor to the Associate in General Education program.

Monitor and improve student retention.

Provide input on program review, assessment, and other departmental activities.

Periodically evaluate and develop new courses.

Revise and update existing courses for relevancy and currency consistent with the role and mission of the College.

Maintain face-to-face and/or online classroom environments conducive to student learning, engagement, and retention.

Maintain accurate scholastic and membership records of students enrolled in classes and prepare and submit reports as required.

Continually develop and improve skills through professional development.

Maintain effective working relationships with other people.

Providing quality customer service to students, faculty, and staff.

Participating in faculty committees and other activities, as assigned.

Job Post Contact

FTCC-Human Resources