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Jerry P. Becker

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Position Announcement: Montclair State University
Posted: Sep 23, 2013 2:39 PM
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Sent at the request of Steven Greenstein.
The Department of Mathematical Sciences invites applications for two
tenure-track positions in Mathematics Education at the Full,
Associate, or Assistant Professor level.

Starting date is September 1, 2014. In particular we invite applications for:

1. (V #F29) Full/Associate/Assistant Professor Mathematics
Education. The department seeks candidates with particular research
interests in mathematics education at the
undergraduate/post-secondary level.

2. (V #F30) Full/Associate/Assistant Professor Mathematics
Education. The department seeks candidates with particular research
interests in elementary and middle school mathematics education.

Faculty filling these positions will be expected to support existing
departmental programs at the undergraduate and graduate level; teach
and mentor students in the growing Ed.D. in Mathematics Education,
the MS Mathematics with a concentration in Mathematics Education, the
MA in Teaching Middle Grades mathematics; teach undergraduate and
graduate mathematics for elementary, middle and high school teachers
and possibly teach mathematics courses; support post-baccalaureate
and graduate students seeking their initial certification to teach
mathematics. Applicants must have a strong commitment to research in
mathematics education and to perform research that will allow the
generation of competitive grant proposals. Faculty are expected to
teach a broad range of courses at the undergraduate level and a
specialized set of courses at the graduate level and are expected to
participate in departmental, university and professional activities.

To build on already significant strength and interdisciplinary
connections at Montclair State University, we are recruiting new
faculty as part of a long term cluster hiring initiative in STEM
Education. This year this inter-departmental endeavor will bring in
faculty in Mathematics Education and Biology Education to help create
programs of national renown in areas of STEM Education. We seek
outstanding applicants who can work across disciplines as part of a
growing team initiative to pursue critical issues in Mathematics and
STEM Education.

A Doctorate in Mathematics Education with a background in Mathematics
at the Masters level or a Doctorate in Mathematics with significant
work experience in mathematics education is required. All candidates
should provide a record of scholarly publication, research and
teaching success. Preferred qualifications include successful
teaching at the K-12 level.

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Montclair State University
includes undergraduate programs in Mathematics, Mathematics
Education, and Physics, and Master's programs in Mathematics,
Mathematics Education, and Statistics, and an Ed.D. in Mathematics
Education. There are thirty full-time faculty in the department.
Montclair State University is the second largest public university in
New Jersey and is located 15 miles west of New York City in close
proximity to major pharmaceutical, financial, and research centers.

For additional information go to

Applicants should send a vita, a statement of professional goals,
research interests and teaching philosophy in one PDF file to:

<> or

Mathematics Education Search Committee (V #F29) or (V #F30)
c/o Dr. Helen M. Roberts, Chair
Department of Mathematical Sciences
Montclair State University
Montclair, NJ 07043

Three letters of recommendation should be sent to
or to Dr. Roberts.

Screening begins November 1, 2013 and continues until the position is filled.

Montclair State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Employer. Qualified women, minorities, and individuals with
disabilities are encouraged to apply. Subject to available funding.

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

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