********************************* Sent at the request of Juliana Utley. ********************************* OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY College of Education School of Teaching and Curriculum Leadership Stillwater, Oklahoma
Assistant Professor in Elementary Mathematics and/or Science Education
Start Date, Fall, 2014
The School of Teaching and Curriculum Leadership (STCL) in the College of Education at Oklahoma State University is seeking an outstanding new tenure-track faculty member to contribute to the Elementary Education program with an emphasis on mathematics and/or science teaching and learning. This faculty member will work with others in the program and School to enhance and expand existing strengths and increase the positive impact of the program on education in the state of Oklahoma, the region, and the nation. This faculty member will join a group of active mathematics and science education faculty who are active grant writers and involved in a variety of national organizations.
POSITION: Tenure-track Assistant Professor, Elementary Mathematics and/or Science Education
RESPONSIBILITIES: The tenure-track faculty member will contribute to the Elementary Education program and the School of Teaching and Curriculum Leadership (STCL), as well as to the College of Education and Oklahoma State University, by engaging in these and other professional activities:
· Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in 1-8 mathematics and/or science education; · Advising undergraduate and graduate students; · Conducting a program of focused research and publication related to the position; · Demonstrating grantsmanship, including frequently collaborating with others in the School, College, University, public schools, and community on grants; · Supervising elementary student teachers; · Collaborating with university and public school faculty; · Serving in leadership positions in professional organizations; · Developing teacher education curricula; and · Participating in university outreach.
The successful candidate will understand the university's land grant mission and embrace the opportunity to make a positive impact on the community through teaching, scholarship, and service.
The position is primarily assigned to the OSU-Stillwater campus with some responsibilities at the OSU-Tulsa campus.
· Ed.D. or Ph.D. in Mathematics Education and/or Science Education, or related area and emphasis · Minimum three years of successful classroom teaching experience (1-8 preferable); · Clearly articulated scholarly goals that align with the goals of the program, School, and College; · Record of professional service, effective teaching, scholarly productivity and grant activity; · Affinity for, and experience engaged in, interdisciplinary work; · Experience teaching undergraduates and/or graduate students in pedagogy courses, with preference given to those who have taught elementary (1-8) mathematics and/or science pedagogy and taught field experience courses, and supervised 1-8 field experiences
SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
BEGINNING DATE: August 1, 2014
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Review of application materials will begin November 1, 2013, and continue until the position is filled.
DETAILS: Applicants should send letter of application, current vita, graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference to:
Drs. Toni Ivey and Juliana Utley, Search Committee co-Chairs c/o Connie Dixon, Administrative Assistant School of Teaching and Curriculum Leadership 244 Willard Hall Oklahoma State University Stillwater, OK 74078-4042
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COLLEGE OF EDUCATION/SCHOOL OF TEACHING AND CURRICULUM LEADERSHIP: The College of Education is located in Willard Hall, centrally located on OSU's scenic campus. The state-of-the-art facility provides contemporary faculty offices, classrooms, laboratories, math and reading center, and a distance learning center. OSU's main campus in Stillwater (pop. 46,000) is approximately 65 miles from both the Tulsa and Oklahoma City metropolitan areas and is readily accessible from other major cities by interstate highway and air. As one of three schools in the College of Education, the School of Teaching and Curriculum Leadership employs 29 tenure track faculty.
UNIVERSITY: Oklahoma State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher education with an enrollment of more than 22,000 students. The University offers 91 programs of study leading to a bachelor's degree, 70 master's programs and 46 programs at the doctoral level.
Applications from Women and Minority Candidates are encouraged. OSU IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER COMMITTED TO MULTICULTURAL DIVERSITY. Successful applicants must comply with IRCA
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