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Jerry P. Becker

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Position Announcement: Washington State Univ./Pullman
Posted: Dec 3, 2013 5:43 PM
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Sent at the request of Libby Knott, Libby.
The Department of Mathematics at Washington State University in
Pullman, WA, invites applications for a permanent full-time
tenure-track faculty position in Mathematics Education at the
Assistant or Associate Professor level depending on qualifications,
beginning in August, 2014.

Requirements: A master's degree or its equivalent, in Mathematics or
a closely related field, and a doctoral degree in Mathematics
Education or a closely related field, by August 16th, 2014, with a
dissertation or documented research area in mathematics education.
Evidence of the potential to establish, (or have already established,
in the case of Associate Professor level), a robust grant- supported
research program in mathematics education, and evidence of
effectiveness in teaching and service. Expertise and preparation that
would allow for teaching the courses required for the undergraduate
and graduate programs.

Job responsibilities include: Teaching, research and service.
Teaching in both the undergraduate program in the mathematical
preparation of teachers, and in the graduate program to prepare
masters and doctoral students in mathematics education. The normal
teaching load is three courses per year. Collaborating with
colleagues across the University in STEM education fields is
encouraged. The successful applicant will also be expected to
establish a grant-supported research program, maintain a strong
record of publications and scholarly activity in his or her research
area, supervise graduate students at both the masters and doctoral
level; make significant service contributions to the department,
college, university, community, and profession commensurate with rank.

The department offers mathematics courses to support the preparation
of elementary school teachers and middle level mathematics
specialists, an undergraduate degree in secondary mathematics
teaching, a master's degree in mathematics with teaching emphasis,
and a doctoral degree in mathematics with emphasis in mathematics
education. WSU has a vigorous and growing mathematics education group
consisting of faculty from both mathematics and education at both WSU
and the nearby University of Idaho campus, meeting regularly to
discuss current research. Fifteen graduate students in mathematics
education are supported as either TAs or RAs in the department, out
of a total of 90 graduate students.

To apply see The online application will require:
Cover Letter addressing each of the required qualifications;
Curriculum Vitae; Three (3) letters of recommendation. Three (3)
letters of recommendation are required and will be automatically
requested and obtained from the reference provider automatically
through our online application system. Screening of application
materials will begin December 05, 2013, and applications will be
accepted until the position is filled.

Pullman is a small but lively community of 26,000 people, nestled in
the gently rolling wheat fields of the Palouse in Eastern Washington.
The Pullman-Moscow combined community has 50,000 residents. In
addition to the main campus in Pullman, there are urban campuses:
Spokane, Tri Cities, and Vancouver, WA.

Washington State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative
action educator and employer. Members of ethnic minorities, women,
special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently
separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of
disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity, has faculty
friendly policies including a partner accommodation program, & a NSF
ADVANCE Institutional Transformation grant (see

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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