Assistant Professor

Tuscaloosa, AL

• teach undergraduate and graduate courses in secondary mathematics education
• supervise practicum experiences when needed
• collaborate with local teachers in schools who mentor preservice teachers
• maintain an active research record in mathematics education and publish in scholarly peer-reviewed journals
• obtain external funding in support of scholarly activity in mathematics education
• advise undergraduate, masters, and education specialist degree-seeking students
• direct doctoral research studies in mathematics education (when appropriate)
• serve on dissertation committees
• participate in program development and accreditation processes
• serve on student and faculty committees
• provide service within the University, to state and local educational agencies, and to relevant professional organizations

Ad Text:
The University of Alabama
College of Education
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Program in Secondary, Curriculum, Teaching & Learening Education
Position: Assistant Professor of Secondary Mathematics Education 6-12 (Tenure-Track)
Minimum Qualifications:
• earned doctorate by the start date Mathematics Education or education field related to the teaching and learning of middle and/or high school mathematics
• at least two years teaching experience in middle school and/or high school mathematics classrooms
• ability to pursue a research agenda and external funding
• ability to teach courses in mathematics education
• ability to incorporate multicultural perspectives and inclusion concepts with instruction
• ability to integrate technology into instruction including web-assisted and other delivery models
• commitment to supervise/observe teacher candidates
• commitment to collaborate with mathematics, mathematics education, STEM education, and/or other college/university faculty to seek external funding for research, service, and teacher professional development activities
• potential to teach/develop online graduate courses
• commitment to take part in transforming our graduate mathematics education programs
Preferred Requirements
• experience with the edTPA licensure assessment
Responsibilities:
• teach undergraduate and graduate courses in secondary mathematics education
• supervise practicum experiences when needed
• collaborate with local teachers in schools who mentor preservice teachers
• maintain an active research record in mathematics education and publish in scholarly peer-reviewed journals
• obtain external funding in support of scholarly activity in mathematics education
• advise undergraduate, masters, and education specialist degree-seeking students
• direct doctoral research studies in mathematics education (when appropriate)
• serve on dissertation committees
• participate in program development and accreditation processes
• serve on student and faculty committees
• provide service within the University, to state and local educational agencies, and to relevant professional organizations
Further information is accessible at http://www.education.ua.edu.
Questions regarding this position can be directed to the search committee chair, Dr.
Jeremy Zelkowski at jzelkowski@ua.edu
Starting Date: August 16, 2020
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Benefits:
  • Health and Life Insurance
  • TIAA - CREF with matching funds available
  • Teachers' Retirement System of Alabama
  • Summer employment available on an as needed basis
  • International teaching opportunities possible
Application Deadline: The review of credentials will begin October 24, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.
Application Process: Please apply online at https://facultyjobs.ua.edu. A letter of application, unofficial transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework, vita, up to three samples of professional writing, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references are required to complete the online application process.
Prior to hiring, the final candidate must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation and submit "official" transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework.

Additional Position Information:

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