California State University, Fresno

Position ID: FresnoState-MATHED [#16581]
Position Title: Mathematics Education, Assistant Professor
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Fresno, California 93740, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics Education
Application Deadline: 2020/11/30 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2020/10/22)
Position Description:    

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California State University, Fresno (Fresno State) is currently searching for a tenure-track, assistant professor with a specialty in Mathematics Education (position No 497759), to join our faculty in August 2021.

Duties include teaching and mentoring undergraduate and Masters students, conducting research in Mathematics Education and participating in service to the University and the community. An earned doctorate (Ph.D.) in Mathematics Education or other closely-related disciplines from an accredited institution (or equivalent) is required, and a Masters in Mathematics (or comparable coursework in mathematics) is expected as well. Applicants nearing completion of the doctorate (ABD) may be considered.

Required Education

  1. An earned doctorate (Ph.D.) in Mathematics Education, or a closely-related discipline from an accredited institution (or equivalent) and a Master’s degree, or comparable coursework, in Mathematics.
  2. Candidates nearing completion of their doctorate (ABD) may be considered. However, for appointment, the doctorate must be completed by August 1, 2021.

Required Qualifications:

  1. Potential for successful teaching at Fresno State, as required by the position description. 
  2. Evidence of ability to conduct successful research related to mathematics education. 
  3. Ability to work effectively with faculty, staff, and students from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Ability to teach master’s level courses on (1) cognition in mathematics and (2) research methods in mathematics education.
  2. Publication record in mathematics education commensurate with experience and/or involvement in research related to PreK-16 mathematics teaching or learning.
  3. Successful teaching, or supervising, experience in a credential program setting.
  4. Potential to successfully obtain external funding.
  5. Potential for active involvement in community-based outreach related to mathematics.

Fresno State is a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI), and an Asian American/Native American/Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI). Fresno State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity institution.

Review of applications will begin November 30, 2020, and will continue until the position is filled.

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Contact: Oscar Vega, 559-278-4903, 559-278-2872 (fax)
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Department of Mathematics
California State University, Fresno
5245 N. Backer Avenue, MS PB 108
Fresno, CA 93740-8001
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