Assistant Professor

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University of Nebraska-Lincoln


THE MATHEMATICS DEPARTMENT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA-LINCOLN (UNL) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in mathematics education, starting August 2023. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in mathematics, mathematics education, or a closely related field, or

anticipate receiving their degree by August 2023. 

The successful candidate will demonstrate their potential for excellence in mathematics education research and mathematics teaching. They will also demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion. Preference will be given to candidates whose

research interests (i) include the mathematical education of elementary teachers with attention to equity and (ii) will complement and extend that of the department’s mathematics education group.

Application packets should include a letter of application, a CV, separate statements addressing research and teaching, and the names of at least three references. At least one letter of reference should address teaching. Application packets and letters of reference should be submitted via and applicants must also complete UNL’s Faculty/Administrative application at, requisition F_220133. Review of applications will begin October 20, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See

Questions about the position may be directed to Yvonne Lai (Mathematics Education Search Committee) at .

Review of Applicants Begins: 
Thursday, October 20, 2022
Contact Name: 
Yvonne Lai
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