******************************** Sent at the request of Paul Kennedy. ******************************** Mathematics Education Faculty Position Colorado State University Faculty Position in Mathematics Education -- Department of Mathematics
The Department of Mathematics at Colorado State University invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in the area of Mathematics Education. The Department prefers to hire at the Assistant Professor level but consideration will also be given to outstanding applicants at the Associate Professor level.
The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability and willingness to:
* Teach upper and lower division mathematics education and mathematics courses; * Conduct scholarly activities in mathematics education, including publishing research in mathematics education, mentoring graduate students in mathematics education and participating in funded initiatives and national conferences in mathematics education; * Collaborate with existing Colorado State University faculty in the College of Natural Sciences as well as other Colleges involved in STEM education at CSU.
In addition, the successful candidate is expected to have experience in one or more of the following areas: K-12 teaching and/or supervision; technology (including distance learning and/or technology in the classroom); STEM education programs in secondary and/or higher education; outreach (including mathematics engagement, retention and/or diversity).
Candidates should have the ability to advance the department's commitment to diversity. The Department has about 250 undergraduate majors and 50 graduate students, with currently 27 tenured and tenure-track regular faculty. Colorado State University has an enrollment of about 29,500 students and is located in Fort Collins, Colorado. More information may be obtained from the Department's Web page at http://www.math.colostate.edu. Fort Collins is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the U.S.A. by more than one commercial ranking organization. Information on the city of Fort Collins can be found at http://www.ci.fort-collins.co.us/.
1. Active participation in teaching undergraduate and graduate courses assigned by the Department Chair. 2. The development and maintenance of a vigorous and well-recognized research program in the candidate's individual areas of interest and expertise in Mathematics Education, and a continuing commitment to scholarly and professional activities in Mathematics Education. 3. Participation in Department and University administrative functions. 4. Adherence to the responsibilities of the general faculty as delineated by the University Faculty/Staff Manual.
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree by August 31, 2014 in Mathematics Education or Mathematics. Candidates must have either a dissertation topic in mathematics education or scholarship in mathematics education evidenced by a publication or grant.
Salary and Starting Date:
The expected starting date for the position is August 16, 2014 . Salary will be commensurate with experience.
Applications completed by December 2, 2013 will receive full consideration, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Complete files of semi-finalists will be available for review to all Mathematics Department faculty.
Complete applications must include the following required items:
* AMS cover sheet; * a complete curriculum vitae; * a cover letter (including a statement of interest in the position, a one paragraph summary of accomplishments in mathematics education and a one paragraph summary of future plans for scholarly activities in mathematics education); * a research statement; * a teaching statement; * at least three letters of recommendation.
All other correspondence should be sent to EDsearch13@math.colostate.edu .
Colorado State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression. Colorado State University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all Federal and Colorado State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action. The Office of Equal Opportunity is located in 101 Student Services.
Colorado State University is committed to providing a safe and productive learning and living community. To achieve that goal, we conduct background investigations for all final candidates being considered for employment. Background checks may include, but are not limited to, criminal history, national sex offender search and motor vehicle history.
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