Assistant Professor of Education (Early Childhood)
Position Title Assistant Professor of Education (Early Childhood)
Rank Assistant Professor
FLSA status Exempt
Hiring Salary Commensurate with education and experience.
Position Type Full-Time Tenure Track
College College of Education
Department Dept of Lang, Literacy and Spec Pop
Refer Applicants To
Dr. Diana Nabors
Language, Literacy & Special Populations
Huntsville, Texas 77341-2119
Contact Phone 936-294-3950
Contact Email [email protected]
Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job
The selected faculty member will teach graduate and undergraduate courses in early childhood education on Huntsville campus, offsite teaching locations, and online; supervise field experiences, initiate and collaborate in research activities leading to scholarly publications and professional conference presentations; pursue and secure external grant funding in the area of early childhood education. Will participate in program area, departmental, college, and university meetings and committees.
Educational Requirements for the Position
Earned Doctorate in Education, Early Childhood Education, Curriculum and Instruction, Elementary Education, or related field. Candidates who are ABD will be considered.
Experience Required for the Position
Documented 3 years teaching experience in Early Childhood – 6th grade schools/centers. Advanced preparation in Early Childhood Education. Documented experience in teaching adult learners. Knowledge of standards and research-based curriculum and instruction in early childhood education including EC-6 education. Documented experience in data driven decision making/analysis and assessment. Commitment to teaching in inclusive settings. Evidence of involvement in professional organizations. Commitment to community engagement. Commitment to working with diverse populations and implementing culturally responsive teaching.
Other Requirements for the Position
Strong agenda for scholarly activities including grants as well as publications.
Experience working with field-based school sites. Teach undergraduate and graduate Early Childhood courses. Teach at satellite campus locations, field sites and online, as needed.