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Professor of Education (Mathematics Education)

Deakin University

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Job Posted: 03/10/2017

Job Category:

Education / Professor / Associate Professor

Job description:

SALARY RANGE: An attractive remuneration package to be negotiated (plus 17% super)
EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full-time and continuing
LOCATION: Melbourne Burwood Campus
SPECIAL CONDITION:  This appointment includes a research support fund to be negotiated with the successful candidate


The Professor will provide outstanding academic and research leadership in mathematics education in the School and promote the School within relevant academic and professional communities in Australia and internationally.

The successful applicant will be required to:

  • Lead teams in teaching and/or research which enhance the achievement of Deakin’s strategic goals in research, teaching, engagement and innovation in mathematics education
  • Sustain an international reputation in the leadership of research and teaching in mathematics education
  • Provide intellectual leadership in recognised areas of eminence, including as a public intellectual, leading internationally recognised research, high quality publications and external competitive grants
  • Lead strong relationships with research, community, industry and government for high quality teaching and research outcomes


  • PhD in mathematics education or other relevant discipline
  • Evidence of original, innovative and distinguished contribution to scholarship and teaching, research and research supervision in mathematics education
  • Demonstrated success as an eminent authority at the national and international level in research and scholarship through high quality publications in mathematics education
  • Evidence of successful leadership of teaching, research and/or administration

For a full list of the selection criteria please see the position description

POSITION DESCRIPTION: 170547_Professor_of_Education_Mathematics_Education.pdf

CONTACT FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Professor Christine Ure, telephone +61 3 9244 6068,

CLOSING DATE: Sunday 22 October 2017

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All applicants MUST provide a separate statement addressing each of the key selection criteria outlined in the position description in addition to providing a cover letter and resume.  To apply please click Apply button at top of screen.

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