Appalachian State University, Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: 2152-MSEC [#15164]
Position Title: Director, Mathematics and Science Education Center
Position Type: Administration
Position Location: Boone, North Carolina 28608, United States
Subject Area: Math and Science Education
Application Deadline: 2020/12/06 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2019/11/08, finished 2020/02/03, listed until 2020/10/06)
Position Description:    

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Appalachian State University’s Reich College of Education invites applications for a full time Director of the Mathematics and Science Education Center, beginning February 3, 2020.  Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and strongly encourages applications from underrepresented groups. 


Job Responsibilities


The Director of the Mathematics and Science Education Center provides direction and leadership for the Mathematics and Science Education Center; plans, manages, and implements STEM education programs and professional development programs for K-12 math/science teachers; secures grant funding to support the work of math and science/STEM education; and builds collaborative partnerships across the university, school district, and other educational organizations.




The minimum qualifications include:


  • a Doctorate in a field represented in one of the STEM or STEM Education areas.
  • Experience and success in grant writing and building collaborative partnerships.
  • Experience in the teaching of one of the STEM areas (K-16 level).
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be eligible for rank at the Associate or Full Professor level.
  • Must meet requirements and be eligible for tenure at Appalachian State University.


The Department and University


Appalachian State University, in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as global citizens who understand and engage their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. As one of 17 campuses in the University of North Carolina system, Appalachian enrolls about 19,000 students, has a low student-to-faculty ratio, and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. Additional information about the university and the surrounding area is located at:


The Application Process


A complete application must include:

  • Cover Letter / Letter of Interest,
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • List of References with Contact Information (view Special Instructions in link)


For full details on the position description and the application process, please visit: . Questions may be addressed to Dr. Monica Lambert ( or Dr. Elizabeth Campbell (, Co-Chairs of the MSEC Director Search Committee, Reich College of Education, Appalachian State University.


Review of complete applications will begin December 6, 2019.


Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or sexual orientation. Individuals with disabilities may request accommodations in the application process by contacting Maranda Maxey, Director & ADA/504 Coordinator, at 828-262-3056 or


Any offer of employment to a successful candidate will be conditioned upon the University’s receipt of a satisfactory criminal background report. Proper documentation of identity and eligibility for employment of the applicant will be required before the hiring process can be finalized.


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Contact: Monica Lambert
Postal Mail:
ASU Box 32092
121 Bodenheimer Drive
Boone, NC 28608
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