Faculty, Reading (EPI) - Bachelor of Science Program

Job description

Job Title Faculty, Reading (EPI) - Bachelor of Science Program
Job ID 997333
Location InterAmerican Campus
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Regular/Temporary Regular

Job Details

Job Family
FAC - Faculty
$46,633 - $61,446 (Based on educational and experience)
School of Education
Reports To
Department Chairperson
Closing Date
Open Until Filled
FLSA Status
Exempt - Not Eligible for Overtime Compensation

Job Summary

This faculty member teaches Reading and related courses within the School of Education's Educator Prearation Institute (EPI), Bachelor's Program. This is a full-time Faculty (FAC) position for which an annual contract reflecting the base salary within the fiscal year (July 1st to June 30th) will be issued after ratification by Miami Dade College's District Board of Trustees.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provides classroom instruction
  • Ensures curricular alignment with state and national standards
  • Supervises field experiences and Service learning
  • Serves as a resource for faculty members and other program areas
  • Recruits and advises teacher education students
  • Builds partnerships and collaborates with local schools
  • Participates in grant writing and acquisition of external funding for the School of Education
  • Participates in recruiting, advising, and retaining School of Education students
  • Teaches day, evening, and weekend classes as needed
  • Evaluates students and performs career and academic advising
  • Plans and organizes instructional materials to meet course objectives
  • Participates in a variety of Departmental, Campus and College-wide programs, activities and committees and develops curricula
  • Prepares and submits student information to Department Chairperson
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • Doctorate in Reading or Curriculum and Instruction with a specialization in Reading Education; or, Master's degree in Education with 18 graduate semester hours in Reading; and, State of Florida requirements for teacher preparation faculty must be met
  • All educational degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
  • Verification of Clinical Supervison training
  • Experience in college teaching and K-12 classroom teaching, including special education or equivalent required; at least three (3) years of experience
  • Classroom experience in a setting corresponding to the courses to be taught
  • Familiarity with and use of collaborative learning techniques and student-centered methods of instruction
  • Ability to function well in a technological environment and willing to use technological tools in instruction
  • Possess excellent communication skills and ablity to communicate effectively with students with a wide range of skills
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work well with students, faculty, staff and the community
  • Ability to work in a multi-ethnic/multi-cultural environment
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments
  • Doctoral Stipend awarded in addition to base salary, as applicable
  • Start date for this Faculty position is scheduled on or before Aust 23, 2018


  • Doctorate preferred
  • Concentration in reading highly desired
  • Primary consideration will be given to candidates with multi-categorical expertise
  • Previous curriculum development and recruitment experience a plus





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Posted: 4/6/2018
Application Due: 6/5/2018
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