Assistant/Associate Professor of Secondary Mathematics Education 6-12 (Tenure Track)

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Requisition Number: 0811595 Number of Open Positions: 1 Position Title: Assistant Professor or Associate Professor Other Title Information: Assistant/Associate Professor of Secondary Mathematics Education 6-12 (Tenure Track) Organization: 212401 - CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION Position Summary:

•teach undergraduate and graduate courses in secondary mathematics education
•supervise practicum experiences when needed
•collaborate with local teachers in schools who mentor preservice teachers
•maintain an active research record in mathematics education and publish in scholarly peer-reviewed journals
•obtain external funding in support of scholarly activity in mathematics education
•advise undergraduate, masters, and education specialist degree-seeking students
•direct doctoral research studies in mathematics education (when appropriate)
•serve on dissertation committees
•participate in program development and accreditation processes
•serve on student and faculty committees
•provide service within the University, to state and local educational agencies, and to relevant professional organizations

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The University of Alabama
College of Education
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Secondary Education Programs

Position: Assistant/Associate Professor of Secondary Mathematics Education 6-12 (Tenure Track)

Minimum Qualifications
•an earned doctorate by the start date in Mathematics Education or education field related to the teaching and learning of middle and/or high school mathematics
•at least two years teaching experience in middle school and/or high school mathematics classrooms
•the ability to pursue a research agenda and external funding
•the ability to teach courses in mathematics education
•the ability to incorporate multicultural perspectives and inclusion concepts with instruction
•the ability to integrate technology into instruction including web-assisted and other delivery models
•a commitment to supervise/observe teacher candidates
•a commitment to collaborate with mathematics, mathematics education, STEM education, and/or other college/university faculty to seek external funding for research, service, and teacher professional development activities
•the potential to teach/develop online graduate courses
•a commitment to take part in transforming our graduate mathematics education programs

Additional Minimum Qualifications for Associate Professor Level:
•earned/expect to earn tenure at their current institution by the start date
•demonstrated a highly productive and published research agenda
•secured external grant funding as PI or Co-PI
•established a strong record for teaching
•completed successful doctoral dissertation supervision

Preferred Qualifications
•experience with the edTPA licensure assessment

Responsibilities:
•teach undergraduate and graduate courses in secondary mathematics education
•supervise practicum experiences when needed
•collaborate with local teachers in schools who mentor preservice teachers
•maintain an active research record in mathematics education and publish in scholarly peer-reviewed journals
•obtain external funding in support of scholarly activity in mathematics education
•advise undergraduate, masters, and education specialist degree-seeking students
•direct doctoral research studies in mathematics education (when appropriate)
•serve on dissertation committees
•participate in program development and accreditation processes
•serve on student and faculty committees
•provide service within the University, to state and local educational agencies, and to relevant professional organizations

Questions regarding this position can be directed to the search committee chair, Dr. Jeremy Zelkowski at [email protected]

Starting Date: August 16, 2019

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Benefits:

• Health and Life Insurance
• TIAA-CREF with matching funds available
• Teachers’ Retirement System of Alabama
• Summer employment available on an as needed basis
• International teaching opportunities possible.

Application Deadline: To receive full initial consideration, all materials should be submitted online by October 24, 2018. The review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Application Process: Please apply online at https://facultyjobs.ua.edu. A letter of application, unofficial transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework, vita, up to three samples of professional writing, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references are required to complete the online application process.

Prior to hiring, the final candidate must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation and submit “official” transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework.

Additional Position Information: UA EEO Statement

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Search Initiation Date: 08/31/2018 Expected Starting Date: 08/16/2019 Special Instructions to Applicants:

Names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three (3) to five (5) references should be included with your vita or cover letter.
Attach as two (2) separate “Other Documents”:
1. Document Number 1 – Up to three samples of professional writings as “Other Document”
2. Document Number 2 – Unofficial transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework as “Other Document”
(Document number 1 and 2 must be attached separately as “Other Document” for application process to be complete.)

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