Science Education: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Fall 2021

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Position Title:Science Education: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Fall 2021 Job Category:Faculty Department:Science Education - 2010160 Division:Academic Affairs Required Documents:Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Philosophy, Unofficial Transcript 1, Unofficial Transcript 2, Writing Samples Position Statement:

Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is one of 28 institutions within the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Serving nearly 13,000 students, GGC’s innovative practices, caring culture, and extremely affordable tuition are changing the game in higher education and changing the future for students at all levels, of all ages, and from all walks of life. Gwinnett County (pop. 920,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology.


In anticipation of increases in enrollment for the 2021-2022 academic year, GGC invites applicants for faculty positions in Science Education starting August 1, 2021. Responsibilities of this position include teaching and mentoring students/teacher candidates in the Middle Grades Education Program (MGEDU) in the School of Education (SOE). Teaching education courses for MGEDU for the Math and Science concentration track; supervising and coaching MGED teacher candidates/students in their field and clinical placements; assessing MGED teacher candidates’ development using key assessments/assignments; and supporting and investing in the growth, progression, retention and program completion of MGED teacher candidates.

GGC seeks applications for assistant, associate and full professor faculty positions to begin August 1, 2021. Applicants should hold the doctorate or appropriate terminal degree in their discipline before or within the semester of the start date. GGC is an institution that values and encourages innovative teaching. In addition to teaching, applicants are expected to actively participate in scholarly activities, extensive student engagement and to contribute in the area of service to the college and community. Advising and mentoring are expected of all faculty. In accordance with Board of Regents Policy governing GGC faculty, successful applicants will be eligible to receive 5 or 3 year renewable appointments or one year traditional appointments may also be approved. For more information about our college, please visit our website at
SalaryCommensurate with education and experience. Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:Minimum
  • Masters degree
  • Professional and/or educational knowledge and experience in Math and/or science education
  • Must demonstrate a strong background in curricular planning and assessment, as well as the use of innovative educational technology to enhance student learning.
  • Experience with diverse and inclusive learners
  • Must have a minimum of three (3) years of public school teaching experience.
  • A Doctorate degree (Ph.D).
  • ESOL certification or professional experience working with the ELL/ESOL population
Position Disclosure:Physical RequirementsPosition requires local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone and in writing. Job takes place in normal environmental conditions. Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion. Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. Georgia is an open records state. Position Status:Full-Time




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Posted: 9/8/2020
Application Due: 12/7/2020
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