Department of Mathematics, Concordia College

Position ID: 667-MATHED18 [#11198]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Moorhead, Minnesota 56562, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics Education
Starting Date: 2018/08/06
Application Deadline: 2017/12/15 (posted 2017/11/06, listed until 2018/04/28)
Position Description:    

The Position: One tenure-track appointment in mathematics education at the assistant professor level in our vibrant, student-centered Department of Mathematics—to begin August, 2018. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach a variety of undergraduate courses (three per term) at all levels, including covering the mathematics methods course in education and the fundamental concepts of modern mathematics course for elementary education majors. The successful candidate will also demonstrate a strong commitment to professional service that supports Concordia’s double major in mathematics and education. Participation, especially involving undergraduates, in scholarly research related to mathematics or the teaching and learning of mathematics, is also expected.

Qualifications: A Ph.D. in mathematics or mathematics education (or ABD with a clear completion timeline) is required, as well as experience teaching mathematics at the secondary level. Evidence of teaching excellence is essential, as is a passion for and understanding of a liberal arts undergraduate mathematics program. The successful candidate must demonstrate sympathy with the mission of a liberal arts college of the Lutheran (ELCA) church. The College is interested in building a faculty whose research, pedagogy, and experience can contribute to its ambitious diversity goals.

Beginning Date: August 2018

Electronic Application Procedure: Post a cover letter describing your interest in Concordia and responding to the position description, statements on teaching and research, including ideas for involving undergraduates, along with a current vita, complete transcripts and three letters of recommendation at http://hr.cord.edu/.

Review of completed applications will begin on December 15, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled. Finalists will be asked to complete an additional three brief essay questions. Direct any questions to Douglas Anderson, chair, andersod@cord.edu

Concordia College is a selective Lutheran (ELCA) liberal arts college of 2100 undergraduates located in Moorhead (MN)/Fargo (ND), a growing metropolitan area of 230,000. Concordia College offers a competitive salary and benefits package and is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.


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Concordia College
901 8th Street South
Moorhead, MN 56562
Web Page: http://www.cord.edu/Academics/Math/index.php

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