Date: Jun 29, 2013 3:32 PM
Author: Jerry P. Becker
Subject: Ph.D. Fellowships Available: Texas A&M University

Sent at the request of Yiping Li.
Special Fellowship Opportunities for Ph.D. Program Studies in
Mathematics Education at Texas A&M University

Fellowships Available: HEEP Graduate Student Fellowships US$30,000
per year, plus tuition and benefits

Doctoral program study in mathematics education is housed in the
Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture, College of Education
and Human Development, Texas A&M University. The department has a
strong program in mathematics education with outstanding faculty and
students, and is a top producer of mathematics and science teachers
in the state of Texas. For more information about the department,

Applicants should demonstrate outstanding academic performance,
research ability/potential, communication and interpersonal skills,
and leadership abilities. Successful applicants will have
opportunities to work in research projects and program development in
mathematics education and STEM education.

The awardees of the above HEEP fellowships will be co-supervised by
Dr. Roger Howe (Eminent Scholar in Residence and Visiting Professor,
member of U.S. National Academy of Sciences) and Dr. Yeping Li
(Professor of Mathematics Education and Department Head). Applicants
should have a strong background in mathematics and a minimum of two
years of K-12 teaching experience.

Preference will be given to applicants with interests in elementary
or middle school mathematics education.

The admission deadline for Fall 2014 is December 1, 2013.

For information on the admission requirements, the fellowship, and/or
other assistantship opportunities, please contact: Ms. Kerri Smith at

Jerry P. Becker
Dept. of Curriculum & Instruction
Southern Illinois University
625 Wham Drive
Mail Code 4610
Carbondale, IL 62901-4610
Phone: (618) 453-4241 [O]
(618) 457-8903 [H]
Fax: (618) 453-4244