Assistant Professor of Teacher Education (1093)

Location
Hays, Kansas
Posted
Mar 23, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position available: Department of Teacher Education Faculty Position, Full-time, Tenure-Track

Rank & Salary: Assistant Professor appointment for Teacher Education. Full-time, tenure-track position in the Department of Teacher Education. Salary dependent upon qualifications.

Appointment Date: August 11, 2017

Job Description:
Full-time tenure track position to teach education coursework to undergraduate candidates. Development of a research agenda, including the involvement of undergraduate candidates is expected. The successful candidate must be committed to excellence in undergraduate instruction, participate in the department's distance learning activities, participate in internship supervision, and contribute to advising, service, and scholarly components of the College of Education. Information about the Department of Teacher Education is available at http://www.fhsu.edu/te. Information regarding tenure guidelines is available at http://www.fhsu.edu/academic/provost/handbook/chapter_3/ 

Required:

  • Ph.D. or Ed.D. in curriculum and instruction or related field from a regionally accredited institution in the U.S. ABD candidates, by the time of appointment, are encouraged to apply.
  • A minimum of 3 years of full-time K-6 classroom or early childhood teaching experience in a U.S. accredited public school.
  • Eligible to work in the U.S.

Preferred:

  • Experience in early childhood education.
  • Full-time or part-time college teaching experience on campus and/or virtually.

Application Procedure:
Interested and qualified applicants should email a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, and three references with names and contact information to:
Dr. Valerie Zelenka
Chair, Teacher Education Search Committee
Department of Teacher Education, College of Education
vlzelenka@fhsu.edu  
785-628-4688

Review of applications will begin Monday, April 24, 2017.

Notice of Non-discrimination – Fort Hays State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, religion, national origin, color, age, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability or veteran status.

Background Check: Final candidate will have consented to and successfully completed a criminal background check.

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