******************************** Sent at the request of Oscar Chavez. ******************************** University of Texas at San Antonio
Assistant Professor - Mathematics Education - Tenure Track Open Rank Professor - Mathematics Education
The Department of Mathematics at the University of Texas at San Antonio, a dynamic and rapidly growing component of the University of Texas System, invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor in the area of Mathematics Education, and an open rank position in Mathematics Education, beginning Fall, 2014.
Responsibilities include: (a) teaching undergraduate and graduate mathematics and mathematics education courses, (b) advising graduate students, (c) conducting an active program of research, (d) seeking extramural/grant funding, and (e) providing service and leadership to department, college, university and community constituencies in the area of mathematics education.
Required Qualifications for the Assistant Professor position: a doctorate in Mathematics Education and masters degree in Mathematics or a doctorate in Mathematics and a demonstrated record in Mathematics Education, by September 1, 2014.
Preferred Qualifications for the Assistant Professor position: evidence of an active research and scholarly agenda along with publication potential; demonstrated potential for excellence in university teaching in Mathematics and Mathematics Education; evidence of collaboration with PreK-12 schools and faculty, including mathematics teaching experience at the middle or secondary school level; knowledge of current and emerging mathematics education theories and research methodologies; evidence of ability to obtain grants; and experience with current instructional technology including online learning/teaching systems.
Required Qualifications for the Associate or Full Professor position: a doctorate in Mathematics Education and masters degree in Mathematics or a doctorate in Mathematics and a demonstrated record in Mathematics Education, commensurate with the rank of the position sought.
Preferred qualifications for the Associate or Full Professor position: Same as for the Assistant level position with the additional preferred qualification of evidence of scholarship and research funding commensurate with the rank of the position sought.
Initial Review: Qualified applicants must submit an application letter that clearly states the rank to which the candidate is applying and specifically addresses the required and preferred qualifications. The application must include a current curriculum vita; statement of philosophy of teaching; description of research agenda; copies of transcripts; and three letters of reference that address the candidate's qualifications and potential for research and teaching. Review of completed applications will begin November 7 and will continue until the positions are filled or closed.
Application Submission: All candidates for these positions should send application materials to: Mathematics Education Faculty Search, c/o Brenda Lujan, Department of Mathematics, The University of Texas at San Antonio, One UTSA Circle, San Antonio, TX 78249. Electronic submissions are encouraged and should be sent to <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>email@example.com.
Applicants who are selected for interviews must be able to show proof that they will be eligible and qualified to work in the United States by time of hire.
UTSA is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.