Adjunct Faculty – Mathematics at the Nigerian University of Technology and Management (NUTM)

The Nigerian University of Technology and Management (NUTM) is a tertiary education institution located in Nigeria and established to deliver world-class science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM) and Management academic excellence in Africa at the undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral levels. The vision is to deliver 5,000 STEM leaders by 2030 and ultimately be ranked as one of the top 50 global institutions in STEM education.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Adjunct Faculty – Mathematics

Location: Lagos

Role Overview

  • We invite application-qualified candidates for the position of Adjunct Faculty in Mathematics.
  • As an adjunct faculty member in the Mathematics Department, you will be responsible for teaching undergraduate and/or graduate courses in mathematics, conducting research in your area of expertise, and providing mentorship to students. This position is part-time and offers flexibility in scheduling.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Course Development and Instruction:

  • Teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses in mathematics, ensuring that the curriculum meets the highest academic standards and aligns with the university’s guidelines.
  • Prepare and deliver engaging lectures, discussions, and presentations that promote active learning and facilitate student comprehension and critical thinking.
  • Develop course materials, including syllabi, lesson plans, assignments, and assessments, and regularly update them based on current best practices and advancements in the field.
  • Mentorship and student evaluation
  • Assess and evaluate student performance through assignments, exams, projects, and other forms of assessment, providing timely and constructive feedback to support their academic growth.
  • Mentor and advise students, guiding them in their academic and career goals, and providing support and guidance outside of the classroom.

Research and departmental duties:

  • Conduct research in mathematics, contribute to advancing knowledge in your field, and publish research findings in reputable journals or present them at conferences.
  • Stay current with developments in mathematics education, pedagogical techniques, and emerging trends in the field, incorporating them into your teaching practice.
  • Collaborate with colleagues and participate in departmental meetings and committees to contribute to the overall development and enhancement of NUTM’s Mathematics Department.

Preferred Candidate

  • A Doctoral Degree in Mathematics or a closely related field from a recognized university.
  • Strong knowledge and expertise in a specialized area of mathematics.
  • Prior teaching experience at the undergraduate and/or graduate level is highly desirable.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate complex mathematical concepts to students with diverse backgrounds and learning styles.
  • Proficiency in using technology and mathematical software for instruction and research purposes.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, with the ability to effectively meet deadlines and manage multiple responsibilities.
  • A commitment to fostering an inclusive and supportive learning environment that respects diversity and promotes equity.
  • Active engagement in scholarly activities, such as research publications and conference presentations, is preferred.
  • Membership in relevant professional organizations and societies is an advantage.


What We Offer
To build Africa’s foremost world-class university, we need Africa’s most brilliant minds. Joining NUTM will offer:

  • Vibrant work environment.
  • Competitive benefit packages.
  • Comprehensive health care benefits.
  • Flexible work opportunities.
  • Continuous Learning and growth.
  • Collaborative and innovative company culture.
  • Access to a wide network of high-impact people.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: using the position as the subject of the email.

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