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Job ID: 117047

Assistant Professor
University of North Texas

Date Posted Dec. 13, 2018
Title Assistant Professor
University University of North Texas
Denton, TX, United States
Department Department of Teacher Education and Administration
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Teacher Education
    Education - General

The Department of Teacher Education and Administration seeks two outstanding tenure-track Assistant Professors in Mathematics Education to begin Fall 2019. The successful candidates will join a dedicated Curriculum & Instruction faculty with undergraduate and graduate programs leading to EC-6, 4-8, and secondary teacher certification. This position will likely include teaching assignments at UNT’s New College in Frisco and/or other locations.
The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the continued development and success of the department through research, teaching, service, and mentoring of students. As a tenure-track member of the faculty, s/he will be expected to develop a record of scholarly research necessary to obtain tenure. In addition, s/he will be expected to engage in teaching and to contribute service to the department, College of Education, and the University of North Texas. Instructional roles include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in Mathematics Education and Curriculum & Instruction. The successful candidate will also be expected to develop or continue an ongoing research agenda in an area of specialization, including regular publications in quality outlets, professional presentations, and submission of external grant proposals. Service on dissertation committees, including the chairing of dissertations, is expected.

Minimum Qualifications:
Minimum qualifications include an earned doctorate in Mathematics Education or a closely related field (e.g., Curriculum & Instruction).
Also required is teaching experience in grades EC-12 or other appropriate settings. ABD candidates will be considered as long as the doctorate is successfully defended prior to the start date.

The University of North Texas is a Tier One Research University in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex – the fourth-largest metropolitan area in the United States. This dynamic region is seeing explosive growth, demographically and economically, with several of the fastest-growing municipalities in the nation, and is host to countless excellent restaurants, parks and outdoor opportunities, cultural institutions of all types, and globally diverse populations. At almost 40,000 students, UNT is one of the nation’s largest universities, and our teacher preparation programs are among the largest in the state of Texas. Moreover, the College of Education, as the founding college of the university, enjoys respectful and collegial relationships with our colleagues across the campus.

Questions regarding the positions can be directed to the search committee chair:

Dr. Colleen M. Eddy
Associate Professor
Department of Teacher Education & Administration

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

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