Teaching Assistant Professor - Fixed Term

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Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Teaching Assistant Professor - Fixed Term Position Number Appointment Type Fixed Term Faculty Salary Range Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Time-Limited If part-time, hours per week FTE Vacancy ID FAC0002799 Posting Open Date 05/22/2019 Application Deadline Open Until Filled Yes Proposed Start Date 08/01/2019 Position Summary

The School of Education at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications for three open positions of Teaching Assistant Professor in the Master of Arts of Teaching (MAT) program starting August 1, 2019 and ending July 31, 2020. This is a full-time, 12-month fixed term appointment, limited to this time period only (not renewable).

Context: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Carolina), established in 1793 as the first public university in the nation, is a doctoral-granting institution situated in the beautiful college town of Chapel Hill, NC. Ranked fifth among public institutions by US News & World Report, and one of the original public ivy schools, Carolina has earned a reputation as one of the best universities in the world, and the School of Education is among the best in the nation. The School of Education prides itself on its strong, diverse student body, unparalleled academic opportunities, and a value unmatched by any public university in the nation. The School of Education is among the best in the nation and boasts a long and distinguished history of research and scholarship in curriculum studies and related areas.

Responsibilities: Candidates will teach four face-to-face courses in both the fall and spring semesters, as well as two face-to-face or online courses in the summer. Courses will be taught primarily in the MAT program and may also be partially in our undergraduate Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) program. Candidates should be prepared to provide student teacher internship supervision and to teach core content courses as needed by the program—particular areas of need are math, science, and special education. Additionally, candidates may be required to teach other human service related courses in the HDFS program. Candidates are expected to attend MAT program meetings and provide support to the MAT program through student advising and contributing to recruitment and admissions related tasks.

Educational Requirements

Educational Requirements: Candidates must have an earned Ph.D. or Ed.D. in Curriculum and Instruction or related field; ABD candidates who will complete their doctoral degree by the end of December 2019 will be considered.

Salary and Starting Date: Salary will be competitive and commensurate with rank and experience. The proposed starting date is August 1, 2019.

The Application Process: To apply for the position, submit a letter of interest, vita, and the names of four references with full contact information, using the online application process at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/162362. For full consideration, all application materials should be received by June 10, 2019 at which time the search committee will begin reviewing applications. The search will remain open until filled. For more information, email the Search Chair, Dr. Kristin Papoi: [email protected]

Qualifications and Experience

Qualifications: Candidates must have K-12 experience and licensure as a teacher and/or school administrator in the area(s) of elementary or middle school education, math education, and/or special education. Candidates must have an earned doctorate at the time of hire.

Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience and licensure in the areas of math, science and special education as well as experience delivering graduate instruction and supervision.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Special Instructions Quick Link http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/162362 Department Contact Information

Department Contact Name and Title Dr. Kristin Papoi Department Contact Telephone or Email [email protected] Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to [email protected]

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
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    Posted: 6/19/2019
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