The Math Forum

Search All of the Math Forum:

Views expressed in these public forums are not endorsed by NCTM or The Math Forum.

Math Forum » Discussions » Policy and News » mathed-news

Notice: We are no longer accepting new posts, but the forums will continue to be readable.

Topic: Position Announcement: CA State Univ.- Northridge
Replies: 0  

Advanced Search

Back to Topic List Back to Topic List  
Jerry P. Becker

Posts: 16,576
Registered: 12/3/04
Position Announcement: CA State Univ.- Northridge
Posted: Nov 11, 2013 7:06 PM
  Click to see the message monospaced in plain text Plain Text   Click to reply to this topic Reply

Sent at the request of Julie Gainsburg.


Earned Ph.D. or Ed.D. in mathematics education or related field.
Research and teaching interests in mathematics education. Substantial
successful mathematics teaching experience in secondary schools.
Knowledge of current research, pedagogy, and assessments in
mathematics education and the ability to model those for teachers.
Demonstrated ability and willingness to work collaboratively with
colleagues and secondary-school teachers. Commitment to working with
diverse student populations.


Experience supervising or mentoring teachers, teaching credential or
graduate-level courses, presenting at professional conferences, and
conducting professional development. Experience in the use of
educational technology. Experience teaching in culturally and/or
linguistically diverse secondary schools.

CSUN is a Learning Centered University. The successful candidate will
be expected to join faculty and staff in a commitment to active
learning, to the assessment of learning outcomes, and to multiple
pathways that enable students to graduate.

At time of appointment, the successful candidate, if not a U.S.
citizen, must have authorization from the Bureau of Citizenship and
Immigration Services to work in the United States.

Evidence of degree(s) required at time of hire.


Teaching, scholarship, and service to the university and community:
Develop and teach credential and masters- level courses in
mathematics education; supervise student teachers/interns; support
the implementation of the state-required teacher performance
assessment for credential candidates; make scholarly contributions to
the field; serve on committees at various levels within the
university and the university system; and participate in professional
development activities, projects, or research at the university or
local schools.

Application Deadline:

Priority will be given to applications received by January 1, 2014,
although screening will continue until the position is filled.
Interested candidates should submit a letter of application that
addresses the qualifications and responsibilities described above, a
current curriculum vitae with three or more references, three current
letters of recommendation, and a two-page personal statement
describing research interests and pedagogical philosophy/approach,
which may reference supporting artifacts submitted with the
application or accessed online.

Inquiries and nominations should be addressed to (digital or mail
submissions will be accepted):

Mike G. Rivas, Chair
Department of Secondary Education
California State University
Northridge 18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330-8265

General Information:

California State University, Northridge, one of the largest of the 23
campuses of The California State University system, is located
twenty- five miles northwest of central Los Angeles in the San
Fernando Valley, a suburb with a multi-cultural population of over
one million people. The University enrolls approximately 36,000
students (29,181 FTEs) from diverse backgrounds, served by 2,000
faculty. Nine Colleges offer baccalaureate degrees in 69 degree
programs, master's degrees in 58 graduate degree programs, 2
doctorate graduate program and 55 teaching credentials in the field
of education, and various opportunities in extended learning and
other special programs. For more information about the University,
check our website:

In compliance with the Annual Security Report & Fire Safety Report of
Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, California
State University, Northridge has made crime-reporting statistics
available on-line at
report.pdf. Print copies are available in the library and by request
from the Department of Police Services and the Office of Faculty

Applicants who wish to request accommodations for a disability may
contact the Office of Equity and Diversity, (818) 677-2077.

The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer
and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion,
national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual
orientation, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status.

AA-1 Revised 07/13 n:forms:AA-1

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

Point your RSS reader here for a feed of the latest messages in this topic.

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

© The Math Forum at NCTM 1994-2018. All Rights Reserved.