Mathematics, Oklahoma State University

Position ID: OSU-TAP [#10971]
Position Title: Teaching Faculty
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Starting Date: 2018/08/16
Application Deadline: 2017/11/30 (posted 2017/10/09, updated 2017/10/06, listed until 2018/04/06)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematics at Oklahoma State University invites applications for a Teaching Faculty position, beginning in fall 2018. This non-tenure-track position offers an initial three-year appointment that is continuously renewable following positive annual review and opportunities for promotion. A Master’s degree in mathematics or mathematics education is required; however, a Ph.D. in one of these areas and an interest in Mathematics Education Research are highly desirable. Duties include supervision and coordination of two multi-section mathematical foundations courses for early childhood and elementary teachers, including leadership of research-based reform of curriculum and pedagogy in these courses. Additional opportunities include conducting research and evaluation on preservice elementary teacher professional development, mentoring graduate teaching assistants, supervising instructors in curriculum development and instructional innovation, and communication with education partners regarding course content and expectations. Candidates must have a record of excellence in teaching both entry-level college mathematics and courses for preservice elementary teachers, commitment to learning and success for all students, strong leadership abilities, and outstanding interpersonal skills. Candidates who also wish to maintain an active career in mathematics education research are able to have part of their assignment in research. All applicants must submit a curriculum vita, a statement of teaching experience and philosophy, and four to five reference letters. Three reference letters should appraise the applicant’s teaching experience and abilities and, if interested in a partial research assignment, two letters should appraise the applicant’s research. Application materials should be submitted electronically at Applications received by November 30, 2017, will receive full consideration; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled. This position is contingent upon available funding. Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer committed to diversity and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or other protected category. OSU is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans for its openings. OSU will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Mathematics Teaching Faculty Appointments Committee Chair
Department of Mathematics
401 Math Sciences
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK 74078-1058

© 2017 MathJobs.Org, American Mathematical Society. All Rights Reserved.