Assistant Professor of Education

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The Department of Education at Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame IN, invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Education beginning August 2019.  Saint Mary’s College is a Catholic liberal arts college for women with a strong commitment to undergraduate education.  The College has recently begun graduate programs for women and men as well. 

The responsibilities of this position include teaching undergraduate teacher education courses in elementary social studies education.  The individual may also be responsible for teaching courses in secondary social studies methods, methods of teaching ESL, reading, foundations of multicultural education, and additional courses in the elementary education curriculum.  Other responsibilities include supervision of teacher candidates in the field and academic advising.  In addition to teaching, engaging in scholarly/creative activities and service to the department and College are expectations of the position. 

A Ph.D. or Ed.D. with specialization in Social Studies Education is required.  ABD considered.  A minimum of three years of teaching social studies at the elementary and/or middle school level is required.  Starting date is August 12, 2019. Classes begin on August 19, 2019.  This position is open until filled or closed.  Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2019.

Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of excellence in teaching (e.g. student evaluations), official transcripts, and three current and confidential letters of recommendation to Ms Lisa Holderman at

Saint Mary's College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College's mission, Saint Mary's is committed to increasing its diversity at all levels--students, faculty, and staff--and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.




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Posted: 2/4/2019
Application Due: 4/5/2019
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