The position requires an earned doctorate in Mathematics Education, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field, a research program in Mathematics Education or Statistics Education, and, if the doctorate is not in Mathematics or Statistics, a master’s degree or higher in Mathematics or Statistics.
The successful candidate at the senior level will have an internationally influential and externally supported research program in Mathematics Education or Statistics Education, demonstrated excellence in teaching, and a sustained history of mentoring. At the junior level, evidence of excellence in teaching and a burgeoning research program in Mathematics Education or Statistics Education are required, and some mentorship experience is desired. The successful candidate at either level will be expected to maintain an active research program, to assume leadership roles, and to engage in campus-wide initiatives to improve the teaching and learning of mathematics and/or statistics at the undergraduate level.
Required Application Materials
Online application is required, please apply through MathJobs (https://www.mathjobs.org/), a free application system, the following materials: a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, a pdf file of one research article, and a teaching statement. In addition, candidates should have four references submit letters of recommendation to MathJobs, at least one of whom will significantly address teaching.
Candidates should submit to MathJobs (https://www.mathjobs.org/), a free application system, the following materials: a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, a pdf file of one research article, and a teaching statement. In addition, candidates should have four references submit letters of recommendation to MathJobs, at least one of whom will significantly address teaching. Applications will be reviewed, starting on October 15, 2018, on a continuing basis until the position is filled. Inquiries are welcome by contacting the search committee chair through email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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