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Associate Professor of Education

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Associate Professor of Education

The University of Mobile invites applications for a full-time/tenure track position of Associate Professor of Education.The successful candidate will be a Christian who is an active member in a local church; and who supports Statement of Christian Affirmation (https://umobile.edu/about/mission/)Candidates must hold a terminal degree or the equivalent. A minimum of five years of teaching experience is required in a P-12 school system as well as a minimum of five years of teaching experience in an institution of higher education. This position will begin in January of 2020.

Position responsibilities include the following:

  • Demonstrates the Imago Dei of Christ (Gen 1:26) in all aspects of one’s professional role, personal interactions and community relations.
  • Faculty member will be responsible for teaching a wide variety of education courses.
  • Faculty member may also supervise field, clinical, and practicum students.
  • The faculty member must exhibit potential for teaching excellence, knowledge of emerging trends in the field, and a working knowledge of how students learn.
  • Evidence of scholarly productivity or a well-developed research agenda is also encouraged.
  • Faculty may be required to teach evening classes as well as online and hybrid courses. Training in the development and delivery of online instruction is provided by the university.
  • Faculty must be available to work special campus events as well as school of education events when needed.

Application materials should be sent to Dr. Carolyn Corliss, University of Mobile, 5735 College Parkway, Mobile, AL 36613-2842. Electronic submissions are preferred and may be sent to [email protected].For a complete list of required application materials, visit:


The University of Mobile is a Christ-centered academic community providing liberal arts and professional programs to renew minds through intellectual and spiritual development for the fulfilling of one’s professional calling. The University is affiliated with the Alabama Baptist State Convention and is committed to excellence in academics through offerings at the undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education levels.

The University of Mobile is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degrees.




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Posted: 6/12/2019
Application Due: 8/11/2019
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