The Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Texas at Arlington invites applications for appointment to a 9-month tenure track position eligible (endowed professorship eligible at the level of Full Professor) in Science Education/teacher education beginning Fall 2020.
Maintain a successful program of research publications and grants,
Teach undergraduate and graduate-level courses in both traditional and online formats, and
Demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equity in education through their scholarship, teaching, and/or service.
an earned doctorate in an area of science education,
an active record of scholarship and external funding commensurate with experience,
familiarity with secondary teaching and/or research with US public schools; and
an ability to work collaboratively with a diverse group of faculty, students, and school personnel.
Evidence that secondary science teaching and/or learning is central to the candidate's research,
Evidence of strong science education teaching in higher education, and
Experience related to PK-12 teacher education.
To apply applicants should go to http://uta.peopleadmin.com/ and submit the following materials:
a letter of interest (not to exceed 4 pages),
curriculum vita, and
names and contact information of three professional references.
Review of applications will begin October 21, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions may be addressed to: Dr. Daniel Robinson (Daniel.email@example.com)
UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.
Open Until Filled: Yes
Internal Number: 10338
About University of Texas at Arlington
With annual research expenditures in excess of $100M, the University of Texas at Arlington is a Carnegie Research-1 “highest research activity” institution committed to life-enhancing discovery, innovative instruction, and caring community engagement. A leading institution in the heart of the thriving North Texas region, UTA nurtures minds within an environment that values excellence, ingenuity, and diversity. With a total global enrollment of over 59,000 in AY 2018-19, UTA is one of the largest institutions in the University of Texas System. Guided by its Strategic Plan Bold Solutions | Global Impact, UTA fosters interdisciplinary research and teaching to enable the sustainable megacity of the future within four broad themes: health and the human condition, sustainable urban communities, global environmental impact, and data-driven discovery. UTA was cited by U.S. News & World Report as having the second lowest average student debt among U.S. universities in 2018. U.S. News & World Report also ranks UTA fourth in the nation for undergraduate diversity. The University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and is ranked as the top four-year college in Texas for veterans on Military Times’ 2018 Best for Vets list.