Assistant/Associate Professor of Education (two positions available)

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Education

(two positions available)

St. Norbert College, a nationally ranked, residential liberal arts institution with an enrollment of 2,200 students, invites applications for two full-time tenure-track positions in our Teacher Education Discipline. Applicants should have completed a Ph.D. in Education or a closely related field prior to starting in August 2020. Responsibilities for both positions include teaching undergraduate courses, scholarly activity, academic advising, and collegial service. In addition, successful candidates will need three or more years of K-12 teaching experience and become familiar with the licensing requirements for the State of Wisconsin.

The Teacher Education Discipline at St. Norbert College offers many field-based licensure programs that are anchored in service-learning and community-engaged teaching opportunities with its local, regional, and global partners. We strive to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions necessary for teaching excellence in K-12 learning environments.

Position 1 (Literacy).We are seeking an individual at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the general area of elementary and adolescent literacy. The successful candidate will need to demonstrate content knowledge and teaching experience in general literacy studies, especially developmental literacy and content area literacy appropriate to classroom instructional practice. An interest in helping to develop new curriculum programming and courses suitable to the SNC Teacher Education Program is welcomed. Experience or familiarity with literacy assessment (e.g., Foundations of Reading Test) is also desirable.

Position 2 (Teacher Education).We are seeking an individual at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the general area of teacher education. The successful candidate will teach courses in one or more of these areas of expertise: Math Education/Methods, Individualized and Differentiated Instruction (Special Education), Classroom Management, and/or Instructional Design/Instructional Technology. Additional teaching responsibilities will include teaching in our common first-year experience focused on “big questions in education.” The first-year experience will be a two-semester experience that will emphasize collaborative interaction, community-engaged teaching, and academic service-learning.

St. Norbert College, a Catholic institution rooted in the Norbertine tradition, welcomes applications from members of all backgrounds and faith traditions. The College’s mission emphasizes the Norbertine vision of community and includes providing “an educational environment that fosters intellectual, spiritual and personal development.” We seek those who will contribute to our mission and support our commitment to building a vibrant, diverse and spiritually engaged community (

St. Norbert College is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to enhancing the diversity of our people, ideas and talents. We welcome individuals with diverse experiences, backgrounds, and skills to join our college community in our pursuit of inclusion and excellence. Applications from members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged.

St. Norbert College is situated on an attractive, riverside campus in De Pere, WI, a community contiguous with the city of Green Bay. The Green Bay metropolitan area has a population of 250,000, offers abundant opportunities for recreational and cultural endeavors, is served by its own international airport, and is located 200 miles north of Chicago. For additional information, visit the Life in the New North website (

St. Norbert offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit a detailed letter of application (please indicate which position you are applying for), a curriculum vita, graduate transcripts (unofficial), and statements of teaching philosophy and research interests to the attention of Dr. John Dose, Associate Dean of Social Sciences, St. Norbert College via the “Apply Now” link found on this page.In addition, please have three letters of recommendation addressed to Dr. John Dose, Associate Dean of Social Sciences, St. Norbert College, sent to [email protected] (the Administrative Assistant for Social Sciences).Review of applications will begin October 15, 2019, and continue until the position is filled.




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Posted: 9/11/2019
Application Due: 11/10/2019
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