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Senior Lecturer or Lecturer in Mathematics @ Deakin Uni, Melbourne

The Senior Lecturer or Lecturer in Mathematics will be required to undertake research, teach, and publish in the area of Mathematics.

This will include:

  • Making a significant contribution within their specific areas of research, scholarship or creative activity.
  • Demonstrating excellent scholarly learning and teaching across all levels and modes (including for example in the cloud and in clinical settings) with an emerging reputation at the national level.
  • Making a significant contribution to the moderation and maintenance of academic standards, and the development of course and unit curriculum that exemplifies Deakin’s curriculum framework, and meets external requirements such as the Higher Education Standards Framework and professional accreditation.
  • Making a significant contribution to the implementation of the University’s Strategic Agenda.

More information here.

Applications close 23 April 2017.

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28-30 September 2016 – Australian Conference of Science and Mathematics Education ACSME 2016 @ The University of Queensland & 30 September 2016 Discipline Day @ The University of Queensland.

The Australian Conference on Science and Mathematics Education (The 22nd UniServe Science Conference) is an opportunity for tertiary science and mathematics educators to share ideas and keep up to date. This conference will encompass biological sciences, chemistry, geosciences, health sciences, information technology, learning and cognitive sciences, mathematics and statistics, molecular and microbial sciences, physics and psychology as well as the various fields of the applied sciences. 

Theme: ‘The 21st Century Science and Maths Graduate: What is the place of our STEM graduates in the world? How do we prepare them?’

When: Conference 28-29September 2016
Discipline Workshop Day 30 September 2016

Where: Sir Llew Edwards Building (building 14), St Lucia Campus, The University of Queensland, Brisbane

Registration and further conference information here.
Registration closes 5 August @ 5pm (early bird)

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Job- Deputy Director, Research and Deputy Director of Aspiration and Attainment @ University of Tasmania, Tasmania

The University of Tasmania is offering two separate positions for a Deputy Director, Research and a Deputy Director, Aspiration and Attainment at The Peter Underwood Centre for Educational Attainment, a joint initiative of the University of Tasmania and the Tasmanian Government. The Deputy Director, Research  will lead programs of research that address significant societal questions, facilitate transformational change, inform policy and practice, and underpin improvements in key areas of education attainment. The Deputy Director, Aspiration and Attainment will lead and direct a suite of programs that facilitates increased numbers of young Tasmanians aspiring to and succeeding at higher levels of education. The programs are aligned with the University’s schools engagement and social inclusion plans, and operate in association with government, non-government and industry sectors. The Deputy Director, Aspiration and Attainment will also conduct research that measures program impact and informs new initiatives and policy.

Closing dates for applications:
D.D Research- Friday 15 July
D.D Aspiration and Attainment; Friday 22 July

For more information please contact Jandy Godfrey, Academic Search Manager on +61 3 6226 8589or email Jandy.Godfrey@utas.edu.au.

 

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24-31 July 2016, 13th International Congress On Mathematics Education (ICME), University of Hamburg, Germany

The Society of Didactics of Mathematics (Gesellschaft für Didaktik der Mathematik – GDM) is hosting ICME-13 2016 at The University of Hamburg in Germany. Attendees of the congress will experience the unique characteristics of the mathematics education in Germany, which is closely connected to the European traditions of didactics of mathematics. The congress welcomes attendees from around the globe, and will be held in English.

When: 24-31 July 2016

Where: University of Hamburg, Germany

LATE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN.

Further details and registration information here.

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7-9 August 2016 ACER Research Conference- Improving STEM Learning. What will it take? Brisbane

ACER’s (Australian Council for Education Research) Research Conference 2016 will be centred around the importance of STEM learning in schools. Australian students decline in science and mathematics, as well as the decline in STEM study in high school, the shortage of highly qualified STEM teachers and curriculum challenges and other relevant topics will also be explored throughout.

This conference aims to promote STEM learning in schools and how to spark interest within students when it comes to STEM learning. Registration is now open. Overview, program and registration information here.

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