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Position Description: Assistant Professor Specializing in Elementary Mathematics Education
1. Teach courses in mathematics education in the Department of Elementary Education's Multiple Subjects Credential Program and MA in Mathematics Education. Teaching load includes supervision of student teachers in the Multiple Subjects Credential Program. 2. Direct students with their MA Thesis/Field Study Requirements 3. Establish and maintain an active research program with a strong record of scholarly activity. 4. Secure external funding for research and scholarly activities. 5. Participate in the design, implementation and sustaining professional school sites through collaboration with San Francisco Unified School District school. This requires the ability to conduct community outreach with a school district and surrounding communities representing diverse cultures and languages. 6. Participate in assigned non-teaching university activities such as student advising and committee work.
1. Doctorate in Mathematics Education. 2. Minimum 3 years experience teaching and working with students in K-8 settings, including experience with culturally diverse, multilingual educational and community settings. 3. Expertise in the field of English as a second language, theories, and effective instructional practices. Strong knowledge on how to deliver sheltered English instructional strategies. 4. Expertise in teaching culturally responsive pedagogy through mathematics. 5. Potential for scholarly productivity as evidenced by professional publications, presentations, and/or funding support for research. 6. Demonstrated ability to participate in professional development school sites to form productive, collaborative relationships with urban schools, agencies and communities serving children and families.
A doctorate in Education or related disciplines must be completed prior to appointment. Application deadline is November 1, 2013. Position open until filled.
The appointment begins in August 2014. Applicants should submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, two representative publications, and 3 letters of recommendation to:
Dr. Debra Luna Department Chair Department of Elementary Education Graduate College of Education Burk Hall 179 San Francisco State University 1600 Holloway Avenue San Francisco, CA 94132-4158
San Francisco State University is a multi-purpose institution of higher education located in a large and diverse urban setting. The University serves a multi-cultural student body of approximately 29,000 and offers bachelor's degrees in 117 academic areas and master's degrees in 95 fields of study. Excellence in teaching is the University's primary mission, although research and service to the community are high priorities. The University is dedicated to broadening the ethnic and cultural diversity of its faculty, staff, and students. SFSU is one of 23 campuses in the California State University system.
San Francisco State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to excellence through diversity.
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