Assist/Assoc/Full Prof/Professor -Tenure System
Assist/Assoc/Full Prof/Professor -Tenure SystemJob no: 536566
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Natural Science
Department: Program In Mathematics Education 40000061
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Tenure System Faculty, Education/Training, Non-Union
Assist/Assoc/Full Prof/ProfessorPosition Summary
Michigan State University invites applications from outstanding candidates for an open rank tenure system faculty position focusing on post-secondary Mathematics or Statistics Education. Michigan State University provides an exceptional environment for mathematics educators, with a world-renowned faculty who lead the top-ranked doctoral program in Mathematics Education, highly regarded Departments of Mathematics, Statistics and Probability, and Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering, as well as the Program in Mathematics Education (PRIME), and the CREATE for STEM Institute. Current initiatives in these programs include the Department of Mathematics Center for Instructional Mentoring (https://math.msu.edu/cim/) and curriculum development in quantitative literacy, College Algebra and Calculus. More information about active research programs can be found at https://prime.natsci.msu.edu/research-projects/, as well as by following links at the above department/unit home pages.Required Degree
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 [email protected]
Review of Applications Begins On
Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.
Advertised: Sep 21, 2018 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Sep 18, 2020 Eastern Daylight Time