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Jerry P. Becker

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Position Announcement: Colorado State University
Posted: Oct 9, 2013 5:10 PM
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Mathematics Education Faculty Position
Colorado State University
Faculty Position in Mathematics Education -- Department of Mathematics

Job Description - see

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 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


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
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.

Minimum Qualifications:

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.

Application Procedures:

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.

Submit these documents online using the service provided by the
College of Natural Sciences, Colorado State University at

All other correspondence should be sent to .

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.


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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