************************************** Sent at the request of Juliana Utley, Juliana. ************************************** School of Teaching and Curriculum Leadership Stillwater, Oklahoma Morsani Endowed Chair in Science or Mathematics Education Research Start Date, Fall, 2014
The School of Teaching and Curriculum Leadership (STCL) in the College of Education at Oklahoma State University is seeking an outstanding individual with a national record of scholarship in P-12 Science or Mathematics Education. The Frank and Carol Morsani Endowed Chair in Science or Mathematics Education is a unique opportunity for an established scholar to work in a highly collaborative environment. This faculty member will join a group of active science and mathematics education faculty who are active as researchers, instructors, grant writers, and who are involved in a variety of national organizations.
POSITION: Frank and Carol Morsani Endowed Chair in Science or Mathematics Education
RESPONSIBILITIES: This tenure-track faculty member will contribute to the mathematics/science education program and the School of Teaching and Curriculum Leadership (STCL), as well as to the College of Education and Oklahoma State University, by engaging in these and other professional activities:
o Teach graduate courses in mathematics and/or science education; o Recruit and mentor graduate students; o Conduct a program of focused research and publication related to the position; o Seek external funding through grants, including frequently collaborating with others in the School, College, University, public schools, and community on grants; o Collaborate with university and public school faculty; o Serve in leadership positions in professional organizations; o Serve actively in the Center for Research on STEM Teaching and Learning (CRSTL); o Develop teacher education curricula; o Participate in university outreach; and o Work with other faculty and students in the Center for Research on STEM Teaching and learning, a dynamic college center that generates activity throughout the region for schools and university collaborations.
The successful candidate will understand the Oklahoma State University land grant mission and embrace the opportunity to make a positive impact on the community through teaching, scholarship, and service.
The position is primarily assigned to the OSU-Stillwater campus with some responsibilities at the OSU-Tulsa campus.
REQUIREMENTS: o Ed.D. or Ph.D. in Mathematics Education or Science Education, or related area and emphasis; o An established and sustained research agenda; o History of external funding success; o Experience in science or mathematics education at a research institution; o National visibility in science or mathematics education; o Evidence of consistently high quality teaching; o Ability to serve as research mentor to graduate students; o Evidence of intra- and inter-school and college collaboration; and o Minimum three years of successful classroom teaching experience preferred.
SALARY: In addition to a salary commensurate with the status of a recognized national/international scholar additional funding is available to support research and teaching activities.
BEGINNING DATE: August 1, 2014
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Review of application materials will begin December 1, 2013, and continue until the position is filled.
DETAILS: Applicants should send electronic copies of the following: letter of application that specifically addresses this endowed position; current vita; graduate transcripts; copies of representative published scholarship; full contact information for five academic references to:
Dr. Juliana Utley, Search Committee Chair c/o Connie Dixon, Administrative Assistant School of Teaching and Curriculum Leadership 244 Willard Hall Oklahoma State University Stillwater, OK 74078-4042
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COLLEGE OF EDUCATION/SCHOOL OF TEACHING AND CURRICULUM LEADERSHIP: The College of Education is located in Willard Hall, centrally located on OSU's scenic campus. The state-of-the-art facility provides contemporary faculty offices, classrooms, laboratories, math and reading center, and a distance learning center. OSU's main campus in Stillwater (pop. 46,000) is approximately 65 miles from both the Tulsa and Oklahoma City metropolitan areas and is readily accessible from other major cities by interstate highway and air. As one of three schools in the College of Education, the School of Teaching and Curriculum Leadership employs 29 tenure track faculty.
UNIVERSITY: Oklahoma State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher education with an enrollment of more than 22,000 students. The University offers 91 programs of study leading to a bachelor's degree, 70 master's programs and 46 programs at the doctoral level.
Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer committed to diversity and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. OSU-Stillwater is a tobacco-free campus.
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