Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers. Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body. We especially encourage women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, veterans and people with disabilities to apply.Position Title:
Assistant/Associate Professor of Elementary Education (Specialization in Mathematics)Position Number:
School of EducationDepartment:
Department of Teaching, Learning and TechnologyFull-Time or Part-Time:
Hofstra University’s School of Education is pleased to invite applications for an anticipated tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position in the Department of Teaching, Learning and Technology at Hofstra University. The Department of Teaching, Learning and Technology welcomes applications in Elementary Mathematics Education.
The Department of Teaching, Learning and Technology is seeking an Assistant/Associate Professor to teach in the Early Childhood/Elementary Education program as a math specialist. Additionally, STEM/Science specialization, is preferred. Some experience in secondary math education is desirable.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Teach core courses in elementary mathematics and science teaching methods in both the undergraduate and graduate elementary education programs, the Learning and Teaching doctoral program, and other related programs.
- May advise doctoral students and/or supervise student teachers.
- Seek NSF grants for STEM opportunities in concert with current STEM-education faculty.
- Applicants will be expected to maintain an active scholarly and service agenda that supports the mission of the program and share responsibility for program development, assessment and administration.
- Perform other related duties as assigned.
Preferred Quals Summary:
- The applicant will possess an earned doctoral degree in Education or a closely related discipline.
- Strong teaching and research experience in elementary education, STEM or Math Education is required.
- Expertise in either quantitative or qualitative research methods.
- Successful candidates will have demonstrated a commitment to promoting equity, diversity and inclusion in an educational environment.
- Experience in secondary mathematics education and/or science/STEM education
- The successful candidate will demonstrate experience with publication and grant seeking.
- In addition to the ability to work in a team, a history of involvement in and sensitivity to the needs of underserved and/or underrepresented groups in P-12 settings is particularly valued.
Please upload the following with your application for consideration:
- Cover letter with salary requirement
- Curriculum vitae
- Evidence of effectiveness as an educator
- Statement of commitment to diversity and equity
- Statement of teaching philosophy and goals
- Address and phone number of three professional references
All applications received by September 30, 2023 will receive full consideration for a September 2024 start. Inquiries should be directed to:
TLT Search CommitteeDepartment of Teaching, Learning and TechnologyJanice.A.Chopyk@Hofstra.edu
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Open until filledTenure Track:
Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.Salary/Salary Range:
$85,000 - $115,000