Assistant/Associate Professor of Instructional Technology (Tenure Track)

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Requisition Number:0812069Number of Open Positions:1Position Title:Assistant/AssociateOther Title Information:Assistant/Associate Professor of Instructional Technology (Tenure Track)Organization:212501 - "EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP, POLICY & TECH STUDIES"Position Summary:

Responsibilities:
•Teach a variety of courses at undergraduate and graduate (Master’s and Doctoral) levels in educational and instructional technology in the Instructional Technology/Computers in Applied Technology program
•Maintain an active research/publication record
•Develop grant proposals for external funding
•Serve on student and faculty committees, such as dissertation committees, and committees related to faculty governance
•Mentor and advise students
•Provide leadership and partnership improvements in computer science education across the state.
•Design and develop with colleagues, computer science education courses and programs
•Assist in ongoing program revisions, data collection, and assessment
•Provide service within the University, to state and local education agencies, and to relevant professional education organizations
•Collaborate with local schools and school systems
This position requires a regular on campus presence as needed to collaborate with peers

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The University of Alabama
College of Education
Department of Educational Leadership, Policy & Technology Studies
Program in Instructional Technology

Responsibilities:
•Teach a variety of courses at undergraduate and graduate (Master’s and Doctoral) levels in educational and instructional technology in the Instructional Technology/Computers in Applied Technology program
•Maintain an active research/publication record
•Develop grant proposals for external funding
•Serve on student and faculty committees, such as dissertation committees, and committees related to faculty governance
•Mentor and advise students
•Provide leadership and partnership improvements in computer science education across the state.
•Design and develop with colleagues, computer science education courses and programs
•Assist in ongoing program revisions, data collection, and assessment
•Provide service within the University, to state and local education agencies, and to relevant professional education organizations
•Collaborate with local schools and school systems
This position requires a regular on campus presence as needed to collaborate with peers

Minimum Qualifications:
•Earned doctorate by August 2020 in Educational Technology, Instructional Design, Instructional Technology, Learning Sciences, or a closely related field
•Demonstrated knowledge of instructional design and technology theories and principles
•Ability to mentor and advise students
•Potential/ability to secure external funding.
•Evidence suggesting potential to assume a leadership role in computer science education (e.g., university and/or K-12 program development, policy development, teacher certification, etc.)
•Available to teach courses online, on-campus, and weekends
•Demonstrated commitment to working with students from diverse populations

Preferred Qualifications:

•Professional instructional design experience
•Teaching experience in K-12 settings
•K-12 teaching experience in Computer Science (e.g. computational thinking, programming, robotics, etc.)
•Familiar with CSTA K-12 Computer Science Standards
•A record of successful teaching at the postsecondary level
•Experience in designing online courses
•Evidence of successful teaching in online and/or hybrid learning environments

Further information about the college and program is accessible at www.education.ua.edu.

Questions regarding this position can be directed to Dr. Andre Denham at [email protected]

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Starting Date: August 16, 2020

Benefits:
• Health and Life Insurance
• TIAA-CREF available
• Teachers’ Retirement System of Alabama
• Summer employment available on an as needed basis

Application Deadline: The review of credentials will begin after October 1 and will continue until the position is filled.

Application Process: Please apply online at https://facultyjobs.ua.edu. A cover letter of application, vita, unofficial transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework, teaching philosophy, research statement, and a list of names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references are required to complete the online application process.

Prior to hiring, the final candidate must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation and submit “official” transcript(s) of all graduate coursework.

Additional Position Information:UA EEO Statement

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Search Initiation Date:07/22/2019Expected Starting Date:08/16/2020Special Instructions to Applicants:

Attach as a separate “Other Document”:
1. Document Number 1 – Unofficial transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework as “Other Document”
2. Document Number 2 – Names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three (3) references as “Other Document”

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