Our Mission

The Department of Science Education at California State University, Chico is committed to providing the North State with the highest quality science education for all learners, programs for teacher subject matter preparation and professional development, and research on teaching and learning to promote scientific appreciation and understanding.

The Department of Science Education is Growing!

With a commitment to establishing a national model for science education, the College of Natural Sciences invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track biology education position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to start August 2014.

The position requires a doctorate in life science with substantive training and expertise in science education OR a doctorate in science education with substantive training and expertise in life science. Evidence of superior quality teaching, a commitment to working with preservice and inservice teachers, and capacity for scholarly excellence are also required. The full position announcement is available below. Inquiries may be addressed to Dr. Irene Salter at isalter@csuchico.edu . Review of applications begins December 1, 2013; position open until filled.

Position Announcement