School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University

Position ID: ASU-9694MATHED [#2586]
Position Title: Mathematics Education
Position Location: Tempe, Arizona 85287-1804, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2010/12/17* finished (posted 2010/11/05, updated 2011/06/19, listed until 2011/05/05)
Position Description:    

ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer MATHEMATICS EDUCATION The School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences at Arizona State University (ASU) invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured position at any rank beginning in the Fall semester of 2011. Applicants are required to have a Ph.D. in mathematics education or in the mathematical or statistical sciences with a research emphasis in mathematics education by August 8, 2011. Candidates at the assistant professor level must have demonstrated potential for excellence in research and teaching at all levels. Candidates at the tenured associate professor or full professor level must have demonstrated excellence in research and teaching at all levels, must have experience advising graduate students, and should have a successful record of external funding. The successful candidate will be expected to conduct research and publish in an area of mathematics education, provide quality teaching of undergraduate and graduate courses, attract significant research funding, and participate in on-campus interdisciplinary activities and appropriate professional service. The Tempe campus of Arizona State University has approximately 57,000 students. It is located in the rapidly growing metropolitan Phoenix area, which provides a wide variety of recreational and cultural opportunities. The School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences currently has 57 full time faculty members and over 90 supported graduate students. Current research strengths in mathematics education include cognition on student learning of key ideas in undergraduate and secondary mathematics, learning mathematics in online environments, and mathematical knowledge for teaching secondary and first year university mathematics, Excellent computing resources are available, including individual faculty workstations as well as access to the University's central computing facilities and the High Performance Computing Initiative. The School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences has a strongly interdisciplinary oriented research profile that includes numerous collaborations inside and outside the university, such as in the social sciences, education, physical sciences, engineering, biological sciences, medicine, and environmental sciences. Applications must be submitted online through http://www.mathjobs.org All complete applications must include the following: 1) a curriculum vitae; 2) a personal statement addressing the candidate’s research agenda; 3) a statement of teaching philosophy and 4) a completed AMS Standard Cover Sheet form; 5) at least four letters of recommendation that must be submitted at the mathjobs site, including one that addresses teaching A background check is required for employment. The deadline to apply is December 17, 2010 at 5:00pm in Arizona. Applications must be complete by this time to be considered. Arizona State University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The title IX statement can be viewed at: https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/.

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Further Info:
http://math.asu.edu/
480-965-5892
 
Arizona State University
School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences
P.O. Box 871804
(Building PSA216)
Tempe, AZ 85287-1804

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