The Mathematics Department at Illinois State University is seeking applications for one tenure track position in Mathematics Education beginning August, 1996.
Qualifications. Applicants should have a Ph.D. or Ed.D. in Mathematics Education or another comparable degree by August 1996. Candidates should have the ability to teach a wide range of Mathematics Education courses, including content and methods courses for middle school and secondary teachers; an active research program in Mathematics Education; a strong commitment to teacher education and to quality teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels; and some K-12 teaching experience.
Responsibilities. Duties include teaching, research, and service. Refereed research publications, quality teaching, and professional involvement are required for tenure.
Rank and Salary. Rank is at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, depending on qualifications and experience. Salary is competitive.
Department and Programs. The Department of Mathematics is housed in the College of Arts and Sciences. It offers Bachelor's and Master's programs in Mathematics and Mathematics Education, and a Ph.D. program in Mathematics Education. The Department teaches all content and methods courses in Mathematics Education for majors in elementary, middle school, special, and secondary education. The Master's program offers specializations in Mathematics Education both at the K-8 and secondary (7-12) levels, and the Ph.D. program offers specializations at the K-9, K-12, and 7-12 levels. The Department has about 240 majors and the equivalent of 44 full-time positions, including fourteen in Mathematics Education.
The University and Community. Illinois State University is a state-supported multi-purpose institution with some 20,000 students located in Bloomington-Normal in central Illinois. Bloomington-Normal is a fast-growing community of nearly 100,000 located 130 miles southwest of Chicago.
To Apply: Send vita, official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to:
Illinois State University Dr. Lotus Hershberger, Acting Chairperson Department of Mathematics Campus Box 4520 Normal, IL 61790-4520 FAX: (309) 438-5866 Phone No.: (309)438-8781 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
To ensure consideration, application materials should be received by February 15, 1996.
Illinois State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.