Tenure-Track, Assistant/Associate Professor; Elementary/Early Childhood Education

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The University of North Alabama invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position in Elementary Education. Candidates should have an earned doctorate in Elementary Education or Early Childhood Education from an accredited university (ABD will be considered). A closely-related in field in education (i.e. Curriculum and Instruction, etc.) will be considered if the candidate possesses a minimum of 30 graduate hours in elementary or early childhood education. The candidate should be eligible to possess teaching credentials in Elementary Education and/or Early Childhood Education. In addition, the candidate should possess recent P-6 experience, excellent verbal and writing skills; ability to teach undergraduate and graduate classes in Elementary Education; ability to advise students; and ability to work with students as well as P-6 schools and administrators. Additional duties shall include: performance of university and community service initiatives; active and involved leadership role in college and university committees; and involvement with research activities.  This appointment is expected to begin in the Fall of 2021, with a possibility of beginning as early as Spring 2021, depending upon the successful candidate's availability.

Candidates should have an earned doctorate in Elementary Education or Early Childhood Education from an accredited university (ABD will be considered). A closely-related field in education (i.e. Curriculum and Instruction, etc.) will be considered if the candidate possesses a minimum of 30 graduate hours in elementary or early childhood education; Eligibility to possess teaching credentials in Elementary Education and/or Early Childhood Education is required; experience in and/or ability to deliver online instruction required; and recent successful P-6 experience is required.

Desired qualifications include: Teaching experience at the college/university level preferred and experience or interest in directing student research.

To apply for this position, please visit our Online Employment System at http://jobs.una.edu/postings/5334. Applications will only be accepted through this system.  Please be prepared to upload a cover letter, resume/CV, and a list of at least three professional references.  Transcripts are also required but may be provided at a later date.  Please read the special instructions to applicants section of the posting at the link above for details.  For questions, please email [email protected] or call 256.765.4291 and select option #2.  Selecting an option other than #2 will result in a delayed response.

UNA is an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving excellence and strength through diversity. UNA seeks a wide range of applicants for this position so that one of our core values, ethnic and cultural diversity, will be affirmed. UNA is a smoke-free campus.

 

 

 

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Posted: 10/9/2020
Application Due: 12/8/2020
Work Type:
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.