Assistant/Associate Professor - Instructional Technologies

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Position TitleAssistant/Associate Professor - Instructional TechnologiesExternal Link to Posting ED - 31440Vacancy Number16F-202Position Number4041Location of WorkplaceMain UNCW CampusBrief Summary of Work for this Position

The Watson College of Education seeks a Tenure Track Assistant or Associate Professor of Instructional Technology to join the Department of Instructional Technology, Foundations, and Secondary Education in Fall 2019 to:

Design, Develop and teach online courses in the Master of Science in Instructional Technology (MIT) program, as well as teach undergraduate face to face and online courses in instructional design and instructional technology.

Maintain an active research agenda

Advise and mentor graduate students

Assist in ongoing program revision and assessment

Provide leadership and service to the program, department, WCE, UNCW, state and the profession (active participation in regional/state/national/international associations)

Provide service to area schools and businesses

Detailed Job DescriptionMinimum Requirements

Doctorate in Instructional Technology or related field

Established or emerging research record in instructional technology or related field

Demonstrated expertise in areas such as online and distance learning, interactive courseware, and instructional design and development

Experience teaching students with a range of occupational backgrounds including education and private business

Experience with multiple authoring software technologies

Work experience in K-12 or Business settings

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in corporate, government, or consulting settings

Experience teaching online in both synchronous and asynchronous environments

Experience in K-12 settings

Primary Function of Organizational Unit

The Department of Instructional Technology, Foundations and Secondary Education prepares educators/professionals for leadership positions in instructional technology and secondary education. Our commitment is to the development of highly competent professionals to serve in educational leadership roles.

Our secondary education program has strong alliances with the College of Arts and Sciences in the related secondary subject matters of mathematics, science, English, social sciences, foreign languages, physical education/health and music. In addition, our MIT program has strong ties with Computer Science, Computer Science and Information Systems and Communication Studies. Each allied department has a role in providing content related courses and program guidance.

College/School Information

The Watson College of Education (WCE) ( is a rapidly growing college with over 60 tenure-track faculty members working in undergraduate and master’s programs in the Department of Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle, Literacy and Special Education and the Department of Instructional Technology, Foundations and Secondary Education, and master’s and doctoral programs in the Department of Educational Leadership. It offers several international study programs, a newly developed laboratory school, and maintains partnerships with numerous school districts, community colleges, and colleges/universities in the region.

University Information

The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. A public institution with nearly 16,500 students, the university is known for its superb faculty and staff and powerful academic experience. With an array of high-quality programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is consistently recognized at a national level for academic excellence and affordability by publications like U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and The Business Journals. UNCW also recently earned the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, bestowed to higher education institutions dedicated to community involvement.

EEO Statement

The University of North Carolina at Wilmington is committed to and will provide equality of educational and employment opportunity for all persons regardless of race, sex (such as gender, gender identity, marital status, childbirth, and pregnancy), age, color, national origin (including ethnicity), religion, disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, veteran status, military service member status, genetic information, or relationship to other university constituents – except where sex, age, or ability represent bona fide educational or occupational qualifications or where marital status is a statutorily established eligibility criterion for State funded employee benefit programs.

Applicant Instructions

A letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references should be addressed to the Instructional Technology Search Committee and attached to the online application. No applications will be accepted by email, mail or fax. MS Word or Adobe PDF attachments are required. For questions regarding the online application process, contact Ashley Grindstaff at 910-962-7539. Transcripts are not necessary for initial review; they will be required of candidates invited to participate in phone interviews.

Position TypePermanentAnticipated Ending Date if Time-Limited PositionsJob Posting Date10/26/2018Priority Consideration Date01/04/2019Priority Consideration Information

Priority consideration will be given to applications received by the Priority Date; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Address application documents toDr. Raymond Pastore, Chair, Instructional Technology Search CommitteeApplicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vita
  3. List of 3 Professional References
Optional Documents
    Posting Specific Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * How did you learn of this opportunity with UNC Wilmington?
      • UNCW LinkedIn Page
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      • UNCW Website
      • Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
      • Direct Contact from UNCW HR Representative / Recruiter
      • UNCW Employee Referral
      • Craigslist
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      • Chronicle of Higher Education
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    2. * Do you currently hold a PhD?
      • Yes
      • No




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    Posted: 4/17/2019
    Application Due: 7/25/2019
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