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The University of Manitoba - Faculty of Education
Tenure Track Position - Mathematics Education

The Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning invites applications for the tenure track position at the assistant professor or associate rank in the area of mathematics education. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The preferred start date for this position is July 1, 2013 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The successful candidate will have completed a doctoral degree in education in a field of study related to mathematics education. For those applying at the assistant professor level consideration will be given to doctoral candidates who are near completion of their dissertation. Candidates must have relevant teaching experience at the school and/or post- secondary level. While applicants with teaching experiences at any grade level (K - 12) are welcome, preference will be given to candidates who can teach mathematics education at the Grades K - 4 (Early Years) level. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated research agenda and scholarly publications. The ideal candidate will bring expertise in at least one other program area of the faculty.

Initial responsibilities will include a combination of: (1) teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in Education; (2) carrying out an active research program; (3) working collaboratively as a member of Faculty programs and initiatives; (4) advising graduate students; (5) participating in the Faculty's service activities; (6) serving as an active liaison between the Faculty and broader university and educational communities (e.g., school divisions, educational organizations, Manitoba Education).

Located in the thriving, multicultural city of Winnipeg, the University of Manitoba offers students and faculty a vibrant community, exceptional facilities and the chance to explore ideas, challenge ways to protect the environment, improve human health, advance technology and strengthen communities in Canada and beyond. With over 30,000 students, faculty, and staff, and offering 90 degree programs, the University of Manitoba plays a key role in the social, cultural, and economic well-being of our community and our world.
Further information concerning the Department, the University, or the city of Winnipeg can be obtained by visiting the following websites: www.umanitoba.ca and www.city.winnipeg.mb.ca/city. Information regarding programs may be obtained by visiting the following websites: Bachelor of Education, Master of Education and Ph.D. in Education. http://www.umanitoba.ca/education/current/index.html; and Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Education:
The University of Manitoba is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace.  Applications are encouraged from qualified applicants including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, people with disabilities, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the university.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Letters of application complete with curriculum vitae, official transcripts, and the names of three references should be forwarded to Dr. Catherine Casey, Acting Department Head, Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning, Room 230 Education, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2. FAX: 204.474.7550, email: catherine.casey@ad.umanitoba.ca. Inquiries regarding the position are welcome. Please contact Dr. Casey.

The closing date for applications is May 18, 2013. Please refer to Position # 14459.
Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provisions of "Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy" Manitoba. Please note that curriculum vitas may be provided to participating members of the search committee.

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