Evaluating Learning and Teaching
This years FYi Maths workshop will be themed ‘Evaluating Learning and Teaching’. The workshop will be held on 11-12 July 2016 at The University of Melbourne. This years two day workshop will discuss such topics as improving mathematical writing skills of undergraduate students, the fluidity of secondary and tertiary mathematics, and the success of workshops themselves.
When: 11-12 July 2016
Where: Alice Hoy Building – Level 3, Room 333, The University of Melbourne
Program available here
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Melbourne University’s School of Mathematics and Statistics is searching for a Learning and Teaching Innovation Research Assistant. The School of Mathematics and Statistics is establishing a Learning and Teaching Innovation Group, whose focus will be to 1) develop innovative teaching methods to enhance students’ learning, 2) explore the possible inclusion of technology in existing subjects, if appropriate, 3) conduct evidence based research of the effectiveness of teaching practices, and 4) develop collaborative learning and teaching projects with the broader mathematical community. The successful applicant will need to be an Academic Specialist and will need to have experience and an interest in mathematics.
Further information and registration here.
Applications close July 12 2016.
RMIT University is searching for a Deputy Dean of Learning and Teaching for their School of Science. The newly created Deputy Dean, Learning and Teaching role is accountable for leading and developing the learning and teaching culture of the School by providing strategic and scholarly leadership for all learning and teaching activities, fostering innovation and best practice in learning and teaching, leading the School to deliver on its learning and teaching targets in line with College strategy, and leading targeted, relevant student academic support initiatives. In order to be considered for this position, the applicant will need tertiary qualifications including a PhD in a relevant area.
Further information and application information here.
Applications close 7 July 2016.
The IEAA’s Mid-Winter Researchers’ Seminar 2016 will feature Dr Bernhard Streitwieser (George Washington University) and Dr Anthony Ogden (Michigan State University) and it will also focus on the community impact of international education, career pathways in international research and, of course, our annual three-minute thesis showcase.
When: 9:30am-4:00pm, 8 July 2016
Where: Victoria University, City Convention Centre, Level 12, 300 Flinders Street, Melbourne
Registration information here.
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RMIT is currently looking for a Lecturer in Numeracy and Mathematics to join their School of Education. The successful applicant will be required to contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the School, in particular numeracy and mathematics and at least one other discipline area in education, preferably curriculum and assessment.
Further job and application information here.
Applications close 29 June 2016
The Simon Fraser University (SFU) Institute for the Study of Teaching and Learning in the Disciplines (ISTLD) invites applications for a Post-Doctoral Fellow appointment, to begin September 6, 2016 or earlier, for a period of one year, and second year based on performance and funding.
Applications close 30 June 2016. For application information please click here.