Sent at the request of Yeping Li.
Texas A&M University
College of Education and Human Development
Full Professor: Mathematics Education
Department of Teaching, Learning & Culture and College of
Education & Human Development at Texas A&M University invite
nominations and applications for a Full Professor strategic hire to
lead a Texas A&M University-wide effort to promote educational
leadership in STEM Education with a focus on mathematics education
research and program development in PreK-12.
The Full Professor is expected to join the university-wide
efforts in developing a nationally-recognized Center for STEM
Education, provide leadership in mathematics education research, and
collaborate with and produce highly-qualified researchers focused on
mathematics education research and program development.
Qualifications: An earned doctorate in mathematics
education or related field and currently holding an appointment as a
tenured Full Professor. A national leader in Prek-12 mathematics
education as evidenced through research, program development, an
extensive publication record in mathematics education with national or
international influence and recognition, and significant record of
recent extramural funding (multiple extramural sources and programs).
Additionally, experience in administrative/directorship positions is
desired, with emphasis on research and research fund development.
Experience in leading multi-disciplinary research teams and exposure
to national research review procedures and administration is
preferred. The candidate must demonstrate a record of academic
training, teaching, research, and professional experience that
warrants tenure at the Full Professor level at a Tier 1 research
university. It is expected that the candidate's academic record would
position him/her as a candidate for Distinguished Professor rank at
Texas A&M University.
Responsibilities: The primary responsibilities will be
to maintain a productive research program related to mathematics
education research; develop and co-direct a university-wide Center for
STEM Education with the goal of fostering collaborations among
faculty, programs, and centers within Texas A&M University; teach
and mentor students interested in mathematics education research; and
provide senior leadership in procuring and obtaining external funding.
Thus, this position will have significant research responsibilities
along with engagement in teaching and administrative activities. In
addition to establishing and running his/her own research program,
responsibilities include but are not limited to establishing
collaborative research partnerships within the department, college,
university, across the state and nation as well as developing plans
and approaches for developing a nationally-recognized Center for STEM
Education with a special distinction in mathematics education
Appointment: This is a nine-month appointment. Start
date negotiable beginning August 19, 2013 and will continue until the
position is filled. Salary is competitive and commensurate with
Application: Send letter of application or nomination,
curriculum vitae, and names, addresses (including e-mail) and
telephone numbers of three references to:
Yeping Li, Ph.D.
Search Committee Chair
Department of Teaching, Learning & Culture
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX 77843-4232
Department web site: http://tlac.tamu.edu
Review Date: Review of applications will begin on April
1, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.
Texas A&M University is an affirmative action, equal
opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of
building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff
committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and
strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals
with disabilities and covered veterans.
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