Math Emporium Coordinator


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Southern Connecticut State University
Math Emporium Coordinator

Department: Mathematics
Rank: Administrative IV
Search #: S17-042
Job Posted: April 5, 2018

Brief Description of Duties/Responsibilities: The Math Emporium Coordinator is responsible for the handling of all aspects of the Math Emporium including the planning, managing and directing of the day-to-day activities of the area. Duties include:

  • Serving as a liaison for planning, research, reporting, and implementation of Math programs, classes, and services to be offered in the
  • Coordinating the daily schedule for faculty and staff who operate the Math Emporium and teach emporium
  • Planning, preparing, and providing ongoing professional development for faculty and staff that support the Math
  • Assisting department chairperson with assigning faculty to teach Emporium courses.
  • Coordinating and developing enhancements to the course material for the Math Emporium, including student, emporium leader, and faculty
  • Preparing reports as needed by the Mathematics Department, including assessments of student performance, reports to outside agencies (e.g. accrediting agencies) etc.
  • Monitoring and tracking attendance of students in the Math Emporium to ensure that they are meeting the weekly requirements and works with faculty to effectively deal with students who do not meet the requirements.
  • Handling the scheduling of administering and reporting of mathematics placement testing.
  • Gathering and compiling data, producing specialized reports and
  • Maintaining and updating files, records, logs, and other tracking
  • Working with the Information Technology Department to ensure that all instructional information technology systems are operational and updated as
  • Hiring, training, evaluating and supervising university assistants, graduate assistants, and student employees to staff the Math Emporium and emporium
  • Analyzing current operating practices such as record keeping systems, forms control, personnel, and budgetary requirements to create new more efficient and appropriate systems or
  • Performing other duties and responsibilities related to those enumerated above which do not alter the basic level of responsibility of the

SCSU is a student-centered and intentionally diverse institution, and we regard student success as our highest priority. We seek to instill in all of our students the value of the liberal arts and sciences as a foundation for professional development and life-long learning.

Required Qualifications: Master's Degree in Mathematics or a Master's Degree in Education with a Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics required. Four years of administrative experience in a higher education institution required.

Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to a candidate with the following qualifications: Strong oral, written, and interpersonal communication, including proper English usage. Principles and methods of budget preparation and expenditure control. Office management processes and procedures. Computer literacy with the Microsoft Office Suite. Experience with McGraw-Hill's ALEKS platform preferred. These requirements may be waived for individuals with alternate experience. An outstanding candidate will have demonstrated excellence in teaching and an established research program.

Application Process: Applicants should submit a letter of application that addresses the required and preferred qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae, unofficial copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and two letters of reference (at least one of which should addresses administrative experience in a higher education institution) to Dr. Klay Kruczek at Questions regarding the position should be directed to the Search Committee Chair: Dr. Klay Kruczek at In order for your application to be given full consideration, materials must be received by April 20, 2018. Position will remain open until filled.

Southern Connecticut State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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Review of Applicants Begins: 
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Contact Name: 
Dr. Klay Kruczek