Classified Title: Tutor Working Title: Lead Quantitative Tutor Role/Level/Range: ACRP/03/MA Starting Salary Range: $20 to $25 per hour depending on education and experience Employee group: Casual / On Call Schedule: Varies Exempt Status: Exempt Location: 25-MD:JH at Columbia Center Department name: 60000051-Student Services Personnel area: Carey Business School
The lead quantitative tutor provides online and in-person coaching to Carey Business School students and training and support for other quantitative tutors. The tutor’s goal is to support the Student Success Center’s mission by ensuring that quantitative tutors are knowledgeable in both quantitative subject matter and best practices in tutoring. The lead tutor assists SSC staff in developing and leading trainings and assessing tutors, and assists students in understanding content by using various teaching/tutoring strategies and will prepare and lead workshops and study sessions. The tutor will also be expected to attend a mandatory orientation and training sessions throughout the semester.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Tutor Evaluation and Training
Develop trainings for quantitative tutors regarding subject matter and tutoring strategies.
Assess tutor skills and quantitative skills of current and potential tutors.
Provide students with assistance in quantitative courses and programming.
Keep records of appointments and student progress.
Prepare and lead workshops and final exam group study sessions.
Create and find quantitative resources for students.
File, copy, update market material and other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Minimum Qualifications (Mandatory):
Bachelor’s degree required.
Master’s degree or higher in relevant field preferred.
Must have completed relevant quantitative courses with least a B+ or be working toward a Master’s or PhD in a related field.
Experience tutoring or teaching.
Vast knowledge of a range of quantitative and finance courses including, but not limited to accounting, statistics, finance and economics.
Excellent communication skills and mastery of English.
Knowledge of teaching principles and tutoring strategies.
Reliable, patient and professional.
Experience using online tutoring platforms such as Zoom, Skype, or Google Hangouts.
Knowledge of MATLAB, R, Python, Excel, C++ or SPSS preferred.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Vast knowledge of a range of quantitative and finance courses including: Advanced Accounting, Corporate Finance, Advanced Corporate Finance, Data Analytics, Decision Models, Derivatives, Entrepreneurial Finance, Financial Crises & Contagion, Financial Modeling, Financial Institutions, Financial Resources, Financial Econometrics, The Firm & Macro-economy, Fixed Income, Investments, Linear Programming, Managing Financial Risk, Mergers & Acquisitions, Operations Management, Quantitative Financial Analysis, Quantitative Methods, Advanced Statistical Analysis, SQL, VBA.
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