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Jerry P. Becker

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Position Announcement: CA State Univ. - Sacramento
Posted: Dec 13, 2013 1:06 PM
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Sent at the request of Julita Lambating
A Premier Metropolitan University, the Campus of Choice for
Student, Faculty, Staff, and the Community

Announcement of Vacancy
Tenure-Track Position in Developmental Mathematics Program
College of Education
Undergraduate Studies in Education

Position # 72

Beginning Fall Semester 2014

California State University, Sacramento invites applications from
individuals interested in joining our dynamic and growing faculty.
With a current student population of about 28,000, Sacramento State,
the capital University, is one of the larger campuses in the
23-campus California State University system, the largest system of
higher education in the nation. The University is organized around
eight colleges. There are approximately 1,700 faculty who provide
programs of instruction leading towards bachelor's degrees in 60
disciplines and Master's degrees in 40 disciplines, two joint
doctoral programs, and one independent doctoral program.

Sacramento is a high-growth metropolitan area with a population of
approximately 2 million. Sacramento, a city and county with a very
diverse population, was identified by Time Magazine in 2002 as
"America's most integrated city." As California's capital,
Sacramento is an advantageous setting for premier academic programs.
As a major metropolitan university, Sacramento State is committed to
providing leadership in addressing significant regional needs and to
enriching our liberal arts tradition. The proximity of Sacramento
State to the California legislature and other agencies of state and
federal government provides unparalleled opportunities for faculty
and students to participate in public service through policy
research, internships, and employment.

Minimum / Required Qualifications


Ed.D./Ph.D. in Mathematics Education, Mathematics, or related field;
ABDs with experience may be considered with degree to be completed by
August 27, 2014.

Special Knowledge and Abilities, and Experience:

Specialization in mathematics education/mathematics with demonstrated
ability to work with diverse faculty and students; substantial
experience teaching developmental mathematics required; experience
developing mathematics curriculum and materials and managing
computer-assisted instruction; ability to assess mathematics
outcomes. Demonstrated scholarship and professional accomplishments
in mathematics education.

A successful California State University, Sacramento faculty member
promotes the values celebrated by a public, regional, comprehensive,
metropolitan university. At Sacramento State, the quality of the
education we provide is our top priority. In addition to
contributing positively to teaching and learning, faculty members are
expected to engage in scholarship and to provide service to the
University and to the greater community. Our campus community
represents the broad diversity of our state, and we believe that all
are enriched and unified by this diversity. In that spirit, we are
particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad
spectrum of qualified people with the commitment and ability to work
with a diverse student population.

Preferred/Desired Qualifications

Teaching developmental mathematics at the college level preferred.
Experience teaching, conducting research, engaging in community and
institutional service, as well as advising students taking
developmental mathematics classes.


Duties will include developing Mathematics Learning Skills courses;
teaching developmental mathematics courses and mathematics credential
courses; serving on department, college and University committees;
advising students; engaging in scholarship and community service.
The teaching schedule will include days and evenings, and may include


This is a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank.
Salary is dependent upon qualifications and professional experience.

Application Procedure

Review of applications will begin January 31, 2014; position open until filled.

Applications should include a letter of interest; official graduate
transcripts (unofficial transcripts are acceptable until invited to
interview); a detailed, current curriculum vitae; three recent
letters of reference with names and telephone numbers who can address
teaching and professional qualifications. Send materials to:

Dr. Ana Garcia-Nevarez
Undergraduate Studies in Education - Position 72
Sacramento State
College of Education
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6079

Phone number: (916) 278-3788

Candidate will be required to provide official transcripts of their
highest degree earned and must furnish proof of eligibility to work
in the U.S.

California State University, Sacramento is an Affirmative
Action/Equal Opportunity employer and hires only those individuals
who are lawfully authorized to accept employment in the United States.

The person holding this position is considered a mandated reporter
under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is
required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive
Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

This position may be designated as sensitive and may require a
Criminal Background Check. The University reserves the right to make
employment contingent upon successful completion of a Criminal
Background Check.

In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security
Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, California State University,
Sacramento has made crime reporting statistics available online at .
Reported crimes that occurred on campus, in certain off-campus
buildings or property owned or controlled by Sacramento State, and on
public property within or immediately adjacent to and accessible from
the campus, during the last three years, are included. The report
also includes institutional policies concerning campus security,
alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes,
sexual assault and other safety matters. Print copies are available
in the Library, and by request from the Office of Public Safety and
the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs.

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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