Salem State University

Math Lab Manager

Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(3/9/2018 2:47 PM)
State Title
Staff Assistant
Job Category
Department : Name
Pay Basis
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$48K-$52K annually

General Statement of Duties

The math lab is a drop-in tutoring center in the math department at Salem State University. The math lab manager is responsible for the daily activities of the math lab as well as the math supplemental instructor program. Responsibilities include tutoring, hiring and training undergraduate and graduate students as tutors and supplemental instructors, and supervising the tutors. Management duties include maintaining a reference library of textbooks, scheduling tutors, managing the budget and payroll for the lab, and organizing the math lab room. In addition, the coordinator will track math lab utilization and collect, analyze, and disseminate tutoring data.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. (E) Manage the daily activities of the mathematics laboratory
  2. (E) Tutor, instruct and assistance in the Mathematics Laboratory
  3. (E) Hire, train, and supervise undergraduate and graduate students as tutors
  4. (E) Scheduling tutors
  5. (E) Train supplemental instructors
  6. (E) Conduct and administer appropriate tests to students
  7. (E) Manage the budget and payroll for the mathematics laboratory
  8. (E) Track mathematics laboratory utilization and collection analysis and dissemination of tutoring data
  9. (E) Organizes the mathematics laboratory room
  10. Demonstrates sensitivity to student, faculty, and staff of varying racial, ethnic, religious, gender, cultural, disability, sexual orientation and socioeconomic backgrounds
  11. Serves as a role model and mentor for students as appropriate
  12. Demonstrates sensitivity to students with a diversity of learning styles


Required Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in mathematics or related field
  2. Experience teaching or tutoring mathematics
  3. Expertise in math content, preferably including precalculus, calculus, statistics, and developmental math

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Master’s degree in mathematics or related field
  2. Experience administering a tutoring program or training tutors
  3. Experience working with a diverse student body
  4. Management experience including supervising employees
  5. Familiarity with online homework systems including MyMathLab and WebWork

Working Conditions:

Salem State University complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified applicants and employee with disabilities.


Office activities are performed in an environmentally controlled office setting subject to extended periods of sitting, keyboarding and interaction with computer equipment; occasional bending, reaching, lifting, pushing and pulling up to 10 pounds.


Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please apply online and attach resume and cover letter.


Employment is contingent upon a completed background and CORI check satisfactory to the university. Internal candidates are not subject to background check.  


EEO Statement:
Salem State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Persons of color, women and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply.


Please Note: If there is no application deadline associated with a position, it may come down at any time. Once a posting is removed, additional applications will not be accepted.


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