Faculty, Assistant Professor - Mathematics Education - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Teaches undergraduate courses in Secondary Mathematics Education (content and methods courses) and Elementary Mathematics Education (content courses) as well as other lower-division mathematics courses as needed. Engages in scholarly work and remains active and current in mathematics education. Serves on committees and in other appointments which provide service to the department, college, university or community.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a terminal degree in a related academic field of study plus one year of teaching experience. Must have experience assessing student learning capabilities and learning styles and understand how to develop curriculum of assigned courses.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a Ph.D. in mathematics education and a master’s degree in mathematics as well as at least three years’ experience in teaching K-12 mathematics.


Knowledge of current trends in mathematics education and curriculum.


Skilled in the teaching of mathematics and the preparation of teachers of mathematics.

Interpersonal, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.


Ability to evaluate effectively student performance and comprehension.
The ability to mentor or supervise mathematics education majors.

Ability to communicate verbally and in writing.

Ability to engage in scholarly work.

Ability to serve effectively on committees and in other appointments that meet the needs of the department, college, university or community.

Ability to interact with students, staff, and other faculty members in a collegial and productive manner.

Pay Range


Special Instructions to Applicants

Must attach a cover letter addressing teaching, scholarship and how the candidate meets the position requirements; a current CV; three references; and graduate transcripts.

To be considered an applicant for employment you must apply online through the UVU.Jobs website.
To be considered in the first screening, the online application and required application documents must be submitted by the screening or closing date.
Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the results of a background check, which includes a criminal records check. A criminal conviction is not necessarily a bar to employment.
Application materials become the property of UVU.
For questions contact Human Resources at uvu.jobs@uvu.edu

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter