Associate Professor ~ School of Education
The School of Education invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 2018. The department seeks candidates committed to undergraduate teaching excellence at a comprehensive institution that supports both liberal arts curricula and professional programs. Applicants who will contribute to the college’s commitment to a diverse and inclusive environment are encouraged to apply.
The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to preparing pre-service and in-service teachers in the areas of early childhood and literacy education for effective instruction of all students of diverse ability, culture, race, language and socioeconomic status with an emphasis on inclusive education. Candidates must be able to contribute to an inclusive cross-disciplinary model and be able to collaborate with urban, suburban and rural school communities and educational settings.
Candidates must also have experience in preK-6 early childhood and/or childhood educational settings. Teaching certification is preferred, as well as experience in early childhood literacy.
A documented record of teaching effectiveness and demonstrated success in working with diverse populations of students is desirable as is expertise in Early Childhood Education and Literacy.
An earned doctorate in Education is required (ABD considered).
Nazareth College, an independent, comprehensive institution with 2100 undergraduate and 700 graduate students, prepares graduates to live and work as leaders in diverse communities through a wide range of liberal arts and professional programs. Nazareth hires faculty who are committed to excellent teaching, student success, civic engagement, and who will champion diversity within the campus community and beyond. Nazareth strives to be both diverse and inclusive, addressing issues of power, privilege, and marginalization through curricular, co-curricular, scholarly, creative and support activities. The College is located minutes from downtown Rochester, New York, a city noted for world-class cultural and entertainment offerings and a fast-growing innovation economy. Applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged. EOE