Sent at the request of Dr. HM Wessels.

Senior Lecturer in Mathematics Education
(Intermediate and Senior Phase, FET phase)
(Ref. OPV01/297/0912)

Duties: Teaching undergraduate and postgraduate modules in Mathematics Education ? developing and evaluating teaching and learning materials ? developing the Mathematics Education skills of education students ? research and publications in chosen specialist fields ? supervision of postgraduate students ? relevant service to the university and education community.

Requirements: a relevant PhD degree; a relevant education/teaching qualification; Mathematics up to at least third-year university level or an equivalent qualification; experience in teaching Mathematics in the BEd Intermediate and Senior Phase (GET) as well as PGCE FET ; published research in peer reviewed journals;  thorough knowledge of education policy and practice;  appropriate school educational experience.
Recommendations: Experience in teaching Mathematics Education at a higher education institution; potential to provide supervision to postgraduate students; experience in and knowledge of computer aided teaching

Commencement of duties: 1 January 2013

Closing date: 15 October 2012

Enquiries regarding the job content: Prof. C.P.S. Reddy on 021 808 2259
Enquiries regarding remuneration and benefits: Human Resources Client Services Centre on 021 808 2753

The University will consider all applications in terms of its Employment Equity Plan, which acknowledges the need to diversify the demographic composition of the staff corps, especially with regard to the appointment of suitable candidates from the designated groups.
The University reserves the right not to make an appointment.

Your application, comprising a comprehensive curriculum vitae (including the names and contact details of at least two referees), must reach the University before or on the closing date of the advertised post.

Apply online at http://www.sun.ac.za/vacancies

It is important that applicants request their referees to forward confidential reports by the closing date to vacanciesHUMAN@sun.ac.za

Candidates may be subjected to appropriate psychometric testing and other selection instruments.

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
E-mail:   jbecker@siu.edu