I. A tenure-track faculty position is available in mathematics and statistics beginning August 2014.

 

General information:

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at James Madison University invites applications for a tenure track position in pure mathematics, statistics, mathematics education, or applied mathematics starting August 2014. Applicants should have a doctoral degree in mathematics, mathematics education, or statistics.  Compatibility of research with current department needs and interests will be a factor. Candidates should have demonstrated success in teaching and potential in scholarship. Interest in participation in the department's active undergraduate research program is a priority. 

(Note that a directed search in mathematics education with an earlier review date is also underway, but mathematics educators are also invited to apply for this position.)

To apply: Applicants should submit an online application through https://joblink.jmu.edu   (Click on "apply for this posting."  You will need to create a user name and password for this site.  Note that a response is "required" for only some fields.)  

Review of applications begins November 25, 2013.  Apply by that date to guarantee full consideration. 

Department representatives will be present at the Joint Mathematics Meetings.

James Madison University is a comprehensive, coeducational state university, located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Enrollment is approximately 20,000. The primary focus of the department is undergraduate teaching, with an active research program in that context. 

James Madison University is committed to a diverse and inclusive community and to maintaining a work and educational environment that is free of all forms of discrimination. This institution does not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of age, color, disability, genetic information, national origin, parental status, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status.

For additional information, see the department homepage at http://www.jmu.edu/mathstat/

 

 

II. A tenure-track faculty position is available in mathematics education beginning August 2014.

 

General information:

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at James Madison University invites applications for a tenure-track position in mathematics education, starting August 2014. Preference is given to candidates invested in the teaching and improvement of mathematics content courses for prospective PreK-8 teachers. The department and mathematics education program value collaborative scholarship among colleagues so preference will be given to candidates whose research interests allow for collaboration with current mathematics education faculty in the department and in the College of Education. Candidates must have a doctoral degree in mathematics education and a master's degree or equivalent in mathematics or statistics. The successful applicant will join a growing number of mathematics educators in the department.

To apply: Applicants should submit an online application through https://joblink.jmu.edu  Complete applications will include:

·         letter of application,

·         curriculum vitae,

·         statement of teaching philosophy,

·         research statement,

·         transcript photocopies, and

·         three letters of recommendation.

In addition to a mathjobs.org application, applicants must also complete a short online form at joblink.jmu.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=60301  (Click on "apply for this posting."  You will need to create a user name and password for this site.  Note that a response is "required" for only some fields.)

James Madison University, located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, is a comprehensive, coeducational state university with an approximate enrollment of 19,000 students. The mathematics education group at JMU includes active scholars in mathematics education as well as mathematicians interested in PreK-12 mathematics education. The department teaches mathematics majors with secondary education minors as well as PreK-8 prospective teachers in an interdisciplinary major. The department also offers an M.Ed in Mathematics for current secondary mathematics teachers. Teaching of mathematics methods courses may be arranged on request through exchanges with the JMU College of Education. For additional information, see the department homepage at http://www.jmu.edu/mathstat/

Review of applications will begin October 18, 2013. To guarantee full consideration submit materials by that date.  Department representatives will be present at the Joint Mathematics Meetings.