COE-N-3048L, Lecturer, Professional Development School (PDS) Liaison
Lecturer, Professional Development School (PDS) liaison
Department of Educational Technology and Literacy
College of Liberal Arts
The Masters of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program in the College of Education invites applications for a non-tenure track, 10-month Lecturer/Professional Development School (PDS) liaison position in the Department of History beginning August, 2017.
Graduate degree in related educational field. Minimum of three years’ experience in instructional supervision in an early childhood or elementary school setting. Experience as a department chairperson, administrator and/or supervisor in a public early childhood or elementary school setting is preferred. Experience in urban education is preferred. Excellent human relations and problem solving skills. Commitment to collaboration with public schools. Enthusiasm for working with students preparing to enter the teaching profession.
Instructing two courses, Internship I with Seminar (fall semester) and Internship II (spring semester) and coordinating Professional Development School activities at identified schools. Instruction, supervision, and evaluations of MAT students seeking certification as early childhood and elementary teachers during their Professional Year internship.
Towson University (www.towson.edu) was founded in 1866, is recognized by U. S. News and World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is one of Baltimore’s largest universities, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the University of Maryland System. TU enrolls almost 19,000 undergraduates and over 3,000 graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions, liberal arts, science & mathematics), has almost 900 full-time faculty, and offers more than 65 bachelor’s, 45 master’s, and 5 doctoral programs. Our centrally located campus sits on 330 rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington D.C., and 95 miles south of Philadelphia.
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until position is filled. Send a letter of application describing qualifications, curriculum vitae, copies of graduate transcripts and two letters of reference to:
Dr. Marie Heath
Director, Master of Arts in Teaching
College of Education
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001
A Criminal Background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment.
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Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.