Full, Associate or Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education

Montclair, NJ
Aug 30, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Montclair State is New Jersey's second largest university. It offers the advantages of a large university - a broad undergraduate curriculum with a global focus, a wide variety of superior graduate programs through the doctoral level, and a diverse faculty and student body - combined with a small college's attention to students.

Posting Date August 25, 2017

Position Title Full, Associate or Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education

Vacancy # V-F26

Department Mathematical Sciences

Division Academic Affairs

Job Description

Applicants must have a demonstrated commitment to research in mathematics education, including research that will allow for the generation of competitive grant proposals, as well as a history of excellence in teaching. To build on significant strengths and interdisciplinary connections at Montclair State University, we seek outstanding applicants who can work across disciplines as part of a growing initiative to pursue critical issues in Mathematics and STEM Education at any of the primary, secondary, and tertiary levels .

Faculty filling this position will be expected to teach and supervise doctoral students in the growing Ph.D. in Mathematics Education; teach and mentor students in the M.S. Mathematics with a concentration in Mathematics Education and the M.A. in Teaching Middle Grades Mathematics; and teach undergraduate and graduate mathematics content and pedagogy courses for elementary, middle and high school teaching. Faculty are expected to support and advance existing departmental programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels and to participate in departmental, university and professional activities.

Qualifications & Requirements

A Doctorate in Mathematics Education with a strong background in mathematics is required. Preferred qualifications include a Master's degree in Mathematics and mathematics teaching experience at the K-12 level.

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Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, and statements of professional goals, research interests, and teaching philosophy to www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/10604. Questions or requests for additional information should be sent to the Chairperson of the hiring committee by contacting math-search@montclair.edu.

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Building on a distinguished 105-year history, Montclair State University is proud to be a leading institution of higher education in New Jersey. The university's six colleges and schools serve more than 19,000 undergraduate and graduate students in 300 majors, minors, concentrations and certificate programs. Situated on a beautiful, 250-acre suburban campus just 14 miles from New York City, Montclair State combines the instructional and research resources of a large public university in a dynamic, sophisticated, and diverse academic environment.

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Montclair State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution with a strong commitment to diversity. Additional information can be found on the MSU website at www.montclair.edu.