The MAA invites applications to serve as Dolciani Visiting Mathematician in the fall of 2014.
Funded by the Mary P. Dolciani Halloran Foundation, the purpose of the program is to provide mathematical sciences faculty the opportunity to serve as a visiting mathematician at the national offices of the MAA and to contribute to the advancement of K-16 mathematics education, consistent with the mission of the MAA. The visiting mathematician will work to implement initiatives that foster meaningful discussion and cross-pollination of ideas between the college and secondary mathematics teaching communities. (S)he will work to promote rich mathematical experiences for students at both levels as well. (S)he may travel to give talks, visit schools and colleges, and provide professional development for teachers and faculty.
Total funding for the Visiting Mathematician is $25,000.00, and can be taken as a combination of stipend and travel reimbursement, depending on the proposed plan of work during the term.
Applications should be sent to the Deputy Executive Director, Linda Braddy, at firstname.lastname@example.org by November 15, 2013.