Posting Details Position Information Position Title Assistant Professor in Mathematics Education-9 month appointment Work Location Springfield Campus Department Mathematics HR Home Department 020719 MATHEMATICS Pay Grade Unclassified Position only available to current, regular, full-time Missouri State University employees? No, Position is available to all applicants. Faculty Appointment Type Tenure Track Term (if applicable) 9 month Begin Date of Appointment 08/12/2024 Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt General Function The Assistant Professor is a member of the ranked faculty with an intermediate academic rank who has demonstrated achievement in the areas of teaching, research, and professional service appropriate to the discipline. The Assistant Professor’s teaching responsibilities are assigned by the academic department head and may include serving as an academic advisor. The Assistant Professor engages in scholarly activities beyond those associated with teaching and is expected to demonstrate professional productivity in research, based upon the availability of resources and consistent with the mission of the University.Description of Primary Duties Duties include the teaching of mathematics courses for secondary, middle and elementary pre-service teachers as well as graduate students; implementing philosophies that reflect beliefs in teaching and learning consistent with national standards; engaging in research and scholarly activities leading to peer-reviewed publications and presentations; mentoring thesis projects; providing expertise to bridge the transition to post-secondary education in mathematics; developing curriculum; advising of undergraduate and graduate students; compiling data for program accreditation; assisting in service activities; and demonstrating an active commitment to diversity in the educational community. Pursuing externally funded grants is encouraged.Minimum Acceptable Qualifications The minimum acceptable qualifications for the position of Assistant Professor are prescribed in the Faculty Handbook. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.Additional Qualifications Required Qualifications: Applicants must have (or anticipate completion by August 2024 of) an appropriate doctorate in Mathematics Education, evidence of excellence in teaching, potential for research, commitment to professional activities, and effective communication skills. Applicants are expected to have research expertise in the teaching and learning of mathematics, teaching experience in grades 6-12, and graduate mathematics course work necessary to teach college undergraduate mathematics courses.Link to Job Description http://www.missouristate.edu/human/jobdescriptions/21377.htm Open Date 09/08/2023 Close Date (If Close Date is blank then the posting is considered open until filled) Special Instructions to Applicants EO/AA and Diversity Statement Non Discrimination StatementMissouri State University is a community of people with respect for diversity. The University emphasizes the dignity and equality common to all persons and adheres to a strict nondiscrimination policy regarding the treatment of individual faculty, staff, and students. In accord with federal law and applicable Missouri statutes, the University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin (including ancestry, or any other subcategory of national origin recognized by applicable law), religion, sex (including marital status, family status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or any other subcategory of sex recognized by applicable law), age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law in employment or in any program or activity offered or sponsored by the University. Sex discrimination encompasses sexual harassment, which includes sexual violence, and is strictly prohibited by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.This policy shall not be interpreted in a manner as to violate the legal rights of religious organizations or military organizations associated with the Armed Forces of the United States of America.The University maintains a grievance procedure incorporating due process available to any person who believes he or she has been discriminated against. Missouri State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employer. Inquiries concerning the complaint/grievance procedure related to sex discrimination, including sexual harassment and sexual assault, should be addressed to the Title IX Coordinator, Carrington Hall 205, 901 S. National Ave., Springfield, Missouri 65897, TitleIX@missouristate.edu, 417-836-8506, or to the Office for Civil Rights. 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(Open Ended Question)Applicant Documents Required Documents
Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness -1
Statement of Research Interest
Unofficial Transcripts - 1
Other Documents -1
Publication (Writing Sample) -1
Publication (Writing Sample) -2
Publication (Writing Sample) -3
Other Documents - 2
Letter of Recommendation-1 (Non-confidential)
Letter of Recommendation-2 (Non-confidential)
Letter of Recommendation-3 (Non-confidential)
Unofficial Transcripts -2
Unofficial Transcripts -3Full-time