Assistant Professor in Mathematics Education

Texas State University San Marcos

United States

January 28, 2022


Posting Information Position Title Assistant Professor in Mathematics Education

Job Posting Number 202252TTL Job Location Austin, San Marcos Department Mathematics Position Description

The Department of Mathematics at Texas State University is seeking to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor with a research specialization in Mathematics Education starting Fall 2022. All positions are subject to availability of funds.

The successful candidate will be expected to establish a strong commitment to high-quality research in Mathematics Education. The candidate must also be dedicated to the teaching and mentoring of students at the graduate and undergraduate levels including serving in the K-12 mathematics teacher preparation programs. In addition, the candidate must be actively engaged in service to the department, college, university, and mathematical community. The starting salary will be commensurate with the candidate's qualifications.

Required Qualifications

1. An earned doctorate in Mathematics Education prior to start of position. 2. M.S. in Mathematics. 3. Evidence of or potential for research excellence in Mathematics Education. 4. Evidence of excellence in teaching diverse student populations. 5. An ability to contribute to the departmental mission.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Evidence of research on undergraduate mathematics education. 2. Evidence of research on issues related to equity and equitable instructional practices. 3. Evidence of research on mathematics classroom discourse. 4. Evidence of or potential to obtain external funding. 5. Experience teaching prospective teachers at the college level. 6. Ability to teach graduate level courses in mathematics education.

Application Procedures

Only applications submitted through the Texas State University website will be accepted and considered. Please visit https: // to apply.

For full consideration, please submit the following materials by January 28, 2022: cover letter, current curriculum vitae, all undergraduate and graduate transcripts, statement of research agenda, teaching philosophy addressing teaching of diverse population, and three letters of recommendation. At least one letter of recommendation should address teaching.

The selected candidate will be required to provide official transcripts from all degree-granting universities.

Proposed Start Date Fall 2022 Posting Date 01/25/2022 Evaluation of Applications Begins Full Consideration Date: 01/28/2022 Close Date 01/28/2022 Open Until Filled? No EEO/AA Statement

Texas State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, committed to inclusive thought and action in support of our diverse community. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups and all those who share our commitment to inclusivity and passion for the strength of our diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.

Reasonable Accommodation

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Record Checks and Verifications

Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verifications including criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications.

Eligibility for Employment

Proper documentation of identity and eligibility for employment will be required before the hiring process can be completed.

Tobacco-Free Campus

Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.

Why Work at Texas State?

Texas State University is home to more than 38,000 students and 2,000 faculty members in the growing Austin-San Antonio corridor. A member of the Doctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity Carnegie classification, the university creates new knowledge, fosters cultural and economic development, and prepares its growing population of diverse students for the endless possibilities that await them as citizens of Texas, the nation, and the world.

Bolstered by research with relevance and innovation in creative and scholarly work in a full range of academic disciplines and a spirit of inclusiveness, Texas State seeks outstanding candidates for a variety of faculty positions.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Unofficial Transcripts (all in one document)
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Letter of Recommendation #1
  • Letter of Recommendation #2
  • Letter of Recommendation #3
  • Optional Documents

  • DD 214/DD1300
  • Veteran's Preference
  • Supplemental Questions

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  • How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
  • The Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
  • Texas Workforce Commission-Work in Texas
  • Colleague, friend, and/or personal referral
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