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    Tenure-Track Position in Mathematics Education

Mathematics Education in the Department of Integrated Studies in Education, McGill University

The Department of Integrated Studies in Education invites applications for the position of tenure-track Assistant Professor in Mathematics Education. The successful candidate will possess a PhD in education, a strong background in mathematics, and an academic profile centred on practice and research in mathematics education and the development of mathematics educators. We have a developing Math and Science education team and a new graduate concentration in the area. It is important that the appointee is committed to working within this team.

Responsibilities will include teaching and student-teaching supervision in our teacher education programs (Bachelor of Education and Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning) as well as teaching and thesis supervision in our MA and PhD programs. The anticipated start date is 1 August, 2014. Experience working in schools and the ability to function in French will be assets for this position. Intimate knowledge of, and connection to, marginalised communities will also be an important asset for this position. We invite applicants to become part of a diversifying faculty.

The Department of Integrated Studies in Education is a vibrant research environment that includes colleagues from many areas of research and teaching. The mission of the Department of Integrated Studies in Education is to advance knowledge and research in, and contribute to, education in Quebec, Canada and internationally. The Department is also committed to working in partnership with educational organizations and related groups to identify and meet the evolving needs of their institutions.

McGill is Canada's leading research-intensive university with students from over 140 countries. The university is located in Montréal, a cosmopolitan city with great cultural and linguistic diversity. The Department sits within a Faculty of Education conducting internationally recognised research and preparing highly talented students for successful careers as educators and educational researchers.

In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. We welcome applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification.

A letter of application, accompanied by your curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, and two samples of published work should be sent via email to Mr. Michael Canavan, Administrative Officer, Department of Integrated Studies in Education, Faculty of Education, McGill University at Michael.Canavan@mcgill.ca Please contact the Department Chair Ralf St.Clair with any questions (ralf.stclair@mcgill.ca). The deadline for submissions is January 15, 2014.

Submitted on Fri, 29 Nov 2013 21:55:04 +0000


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