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Assistant Professor in Mathematics/Science Education at the Eindhoven School of Education (V323208)

posted 6 Mar 2018, 03:19 by ICO Education
Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands 
Level: Tenure track assistant professor
Fte: 1.0 FTE
Deadline for applications: as soon as possible

About ESoE
Eindhoven School of Education (ESoE) is the Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) expertise center in the field of professional development of (future) teachers in the science and engineering domain.

ESoE is active in the following three domains:
· Education
ESoE offers a master's program in Science Education and Communication, which includes teacher education in mathematics, physics, chemistry, research and design, or computer science. After graduating, students are qualified to teach in upper secondary education.
It is also possible to acquire a qualification for teaching at lower secondary level during the Bachelor programme, or to choose subjects from the Eindhoven School of Education as free electives.

· Research
ESoE conducts scientific research in professional development of future teachers, particularly with regard to STEM education.

· Innovation
ESoE supports and fosters educational innovations through professional development, consultancy and cooperation at TU/e and educational institutions in the region.

Job requirements
· Completed PhD in mathematics/science education
· Experience /affinity in teacher education and innovation of higher education
· Good team player

· Teaching at both master and bachelor level including the guidance of students during internships
· Supervision of master students during their research and design activities
· Research in relation to innovation in/for teaching at secondary or higher education
· Publishing in journals and presenting at conferences.

Conditions of employment
· a full-time/0.8 tenure appointment for a period of 5 years; when receiving a positive evaluation after 4 years, a permanent position will be available.
· a gross monthly salary, between € 3’475 and € 4757, based on a full-time appointment and based on background and experience; plus yearly 8% holiday allowance and 8.3% end-of-year allowance;
· enrolment into a program to acquire an official teaching certification from Dutch Universities (Basic Qualification Teaching);
· an attractive package of fringe benefits (including an excellent technical infrastructure, moving expenses, savings schemes, and excellent sports facilities).

Information and application

For more information about the position, please contact prof. dr. Birgit Pepin (b.e.u.pepin@tue.nl or +31 (0)628724727)
For more information about the conditions of employment, please contact Marjolein von Reth (HR-advisor) (pzwin@tue.nl or +31 (0) 40 247 5722).

The application should contain the following:
· an application letter outlining the motivation and qualification for the post
· a detailed Curriculum Vitae (including publications)
· a copy of or link to the PhD thesis
· names of 2-3 referees

The selection procedure will start as soon as possible after the 15th March 2018. The successful candidate is expected to start working as soon as possible.

You can apply via the 'Solliciteer op deze vacature’ at the top or at the bottom of the following web page:

Applications via email will not be accepted.