ERIC Number: ED459993
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000-Feb
Gallian, Joseph A.; Higgins, Aparna; Hudelson, Matt; Jacobsen, Jon; Lefcourt, Tammy; Stevens, T. Christine
Notices of the AMS, Feb 2000
This paper describes Project NExT (New Experiences in Teaching), a professional development program for new or recent Ph.D.s in the mathematical sciences. The program consists of workshops and short courses on teaching, establishing a research program, involving undergraduates in research, grant writing, and balancing teaching and research. An introduction to the program and the testimonies of three Project NExT fellows writing about their experiences as new faculty members at research institutes are featured. (MM)
Descriptors: Higher Education, Mathematicians, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Teachers, Professional Development, Research Universities
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Mathematical Society, Providence, RI.