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Assistant Lecturer, Mathematics Education
York University


Date Posted Aug. 24, 2018
Title Assistant Lecturer, Mathematics Education
University York University
Department Faculty of Education
Application Deadline Oct. 15, 2018
Position Start Date Jul. 1, 2019
 
  • Toronto, ON
    Canada
 
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Teacher Education
    Math Education
    Curriculum/Instruction
    Education - General
 
 

The Faculty of Education is one of the leading faculties of education in Canada. Through our research, scholarship and innovative programs we enact our mission of reinventing education for a diverse, complex world.

The Faculty of Education invites applications for a full-time tenure-track teaching-focused (alternate stream) position in Mathematics Education at the rank of Assistant Lecturer. Aligned with the priorities of Faculty of Education’s Strategic Plan (http://edu.yorku.ca/files/2017/08/EDU-StrategicPlan2017.pdf), the successful applicant for this position will be expected to teach specific courses in and provide leadership to, the Bachelor of Education, and to teach courses in the Graduate Diploma in Mathematics Education. The successful applicant will demonstrate a commitment to inclusive and innovative teacher education and will bring a theoretical and practical orientation to the study of teaching and learning in mathematics education. Supervision of graduate students may be available for qualified candidates. The projected start date for this position is July 1, 2019. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

A doctorate in Mathematics Education or a related field, and expertise in K-12 education and teacher education in the area of mathematics education, as well as knowledge of mathematics content and pedagogy as reflected in the Ontario curriculum, are required for the position. The successful candidate must be able to provide documented evidence of excellence or promise of excellence in teaching and demonstrate commitment to pedagogy with the potential for programmatic leadership. Teaching experience in K to 12 schools (or equivalent), and a record of publishing in professional journals, speaking at professional conferences, and offering workshops are highly desirable.

The deadline for receipt of completed applications is October 15, 2018. Applicants should submit a signed letter of application outlining professional experience, an up‐to‐date curriculum vitae and a teaching dossier that contains evidence of excellence or promise of excellence in teaching (including sample course outlines, student ratings, teaching reviews, workshop programs, conference papers, and publications) and arrange for three signed confidential letters of recommendation to be sent to: Dr. Lyndon Martin, Dean, by e-mail to facultyrecruitment@edu.yorku.ca with the subject line "Mathematics Education" or to 242 Winters College, York University, 4700 Keele St., Toronto, ON, M3J 1P3. Electronic applications should contain all materials in one message in PDF format.


  • All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval. York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The AA program, which applies to Aboriginal people, visible minorities, people with disabilities, and women, can be found at http://yorku.ca/acadjobs or by calling the AA office at 416-736-5713.

    All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens, Permanent Residents and Indigenous peoples in Canada will be given priority. Applicants wishing to self-identify can do so by downloading, completing and submitting the forms found at: http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/. Please select the "Affirmative Action" tab under which forms pertaining to Citizenship and AA can be found.


 
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