Assistant Professor or Lecturer of Mathematics Education

  • Glenville State University
  • Glenville, WV
  • May 05, 2022
Full time Mathematics & Statistics

Job Description

Salary: $45,000.00 - $47,500.00 Annually

Job Number: 0485P00052B

Description

Glenville State College is seeking applicants for a full-time position in math education.  Individuals with a commitment to teaching and scholarly excellence are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will have responsibility for teaching, advising, participating in departmental and college service activities, and participating in professional development. Individuals with interest in or expertise in curriculum innovation as well as a commitment to teaching in their specialties are encouraged to apply. Expertise in instructional technology is desirable.  The position will begin as early as January 2022, but no later than August 2022.  Appointment will be made either at the Assistant Professor (tenure-track) or Lecturer level, depending upon qualifications.

THE COLLEGE: 
Founded in 1872 and located in the heart of scenic, central West Virginia, Glenville State College is dedicated to providing a personalized education to approximately 1500 students, primarily from West Virginia.  Many of the College's students are first-generation and Pell-grant eligible.  The College's campus embraces the unique perspectives of its students, faculty and staff and provides its students with opportunities to thrive in its vibrant setting in the center of the Appalachian Mountains.  The College's mission is to prepare and inspire students to be thoughtful, productive, engaged, and responsible citizens who contribute to the well-being of their community, state, nation, and world guides GSC's program and service development.  More information on Glenville State College can be found at www.glenville.edu. Glenville State offers more than 30 academic programs leading to bachelor's, and in some cases, associate's degrees.

Examples of Duties

The successful applicant is expected to
  • Teach 12 credit hours (4 courses, assistant professor) or 15 credit hours (5 courses, lecturer) in mathematics/mathematics methods per semester. Courses are dependent on qualifications and background, but will include elementary and secondary mathematics methods courses and other introductory math courses (e.g., Euclidean Geometry, college algebra).
  • Interface with public school partners to strengthen mathematics education in public schools.
  • Supervise teacher candidates on mathematics education field placements and internships.
  • Evaluate and revise curriculum and courses for mathematics and mathematics licensure granting programs.
  • Develop, implement, and engage in professional development activities related to teaching mathematics.
  • Assist with departmental and program assessment, including continued national accreditation for mathematics education program (CAEP).
  • Assist with student recruitment and retention.
Typical Qualifications

A masters in Mathematics, Mathematics Education, or Curriculum and Instruction is required for the lecturer position; a PhD or EdD is required for appointment as an assistant professor.   The successful candidate must have least 18 graduate hours in education and 18 graduate hours in mathematics.  (Courses in math pedagogy are included in both totals.)   Experience in public school teaching is required.

Supplemental Information

All applications must include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae/resume, copies of unofficial transcripts, and names and contact information (including phone and email addresses) for five professional references.   Apply online at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/glenvilleedu/default.cfm or by email at hr@glenville.edu.  

Screening of all applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Glenville State College is proud of its commitment to diversity.  Women, members of minority groups, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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