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Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education (Tenure Track)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

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.)

Posting Details

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Requisition Number: 0810957
Number of Open Positions: 1
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Other Title Information: Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education (Tenure Track)
Position Type: Faculty
Organization: 212401 - CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION
Position Summary:

• Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in elementary mathematics education and curriculum and instruction
• Establish an active research/publication record
• Pursue external funding in mathematics education
• Direct student research, theses, and dissertations in mathematics education and advise students
• Serve on student and faculty committees
• Supervise practicum and internship experiences
• Collaborate in further development of innovative undergraduate and graduate programs
• Collaborate with local schools and school systems

Ad Text:

The University of Alabama
College of Education
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Program in Elementary Education

Position: Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education (Tenure-Track)
The Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the College of Education at The University of Alabama invites applications for an energetic, full-time tenure-track faculty member to join the elementary education faculty in the area of elementary mathematics education.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Earned doctorate in Elementary Mathematics Education or Elementary Education (with emphasis on mathematics education)
• Minimum 2 years full-time classroom teaching in pre-K-6th grade
• Demonstrated ability to pursue a research agenda with potential for external funding in mathematics education
• Ability to teach coursework in preK-6 mathematics education
• Ability to teach courses in general elementary education, curriculum and instruction
• Ability to integrate technology into instruction including web-assisted and other alternative delivery models
• Ability to teach with a multicultural perspective

Preferred Requirements
• Ability to integrate inclusion concepts into instruction
• Experience with ESL populations
• Experience working in collaborative settings

Responsibilities:
• Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in elementary mathematics education and curriculum and instruction
• Establish an active research/publication record
• Pursue external funding in mathematics education
• Direct student research, theses, and dissertations in mathematics education and advise students
• Serve on student and faculty committees
• Supervise practicum and internship experiences
• Collaborate in further development of innovative undergraduate and graduate programs
• Collaborate with local schools and school systems

Further information is accessible at http://www.education.ua.edu.

Questions regarding this position can be directed to the search committee chair, Dr.
Janie Hubbard at hubba018@ua.edu or Dr.
Jeremy Zelkowski at jzelkowski@ua.edu

Starting Date: August 16, 2018

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: The review of credentials will begin immediately and 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

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants to and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link below to find out more.

EEO is the Law” http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf

“EEO is the Law” Poster Supplement http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf

Search Initiation Date: 08/31/2017
Expected Starting Date: 08/16/2018
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.)

College/School/Division: Education
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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Document 1
  4. Other Document 2
Optional Documents