EBB/Elementary Ed Instructor
The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Who We AreThe mission of the CU Boulder School of Education is grounded in a lived commitment to democracy, diversity, equity, and justice. We teach and conduct research to make a positive difference with and in schools and communities. The work of our faculty, researchers, staff, and students leads to evidence-based policy and practice. We aim for our graduates to be engaged and informed educators, researchers, policymakers, and community leaders.
We offer cutting-edge, engaging teacher preparation, innovative undergraduate programs, and Colorado's top-ranked graduate education in Teacher Learning, Research, and Practice, Literacy Studies, STEM Education, Educational Foundations, Policy & Practice, Equity, Bilingualism, and Biliteracy, Learning Sciences & Human Development, and Research, Evaluation & Methodology.What Your Key Responsibilities Will BeThis faculty member will be expected to teach in, and contribute to the development and growth of our BA in Elementary Education program, which prepares teachers for elementary licensure and Colorado’s Endorsement in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education. They will additionally contribute to EBB’s Master of Arts programs in Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education/Special Education. Coursework in the BA and MA programs include courses focused on language acquisition, foundations of bilingual education, assessment of bilingual learners, methods of English Language Development (ELD), teaching students with disabilities, culturally sustaining pedagogies, and family and community engagement. This new member of our community will engage in activities surrounding the mission of the School of Education including participation, outreach and leadership in local, school, campus, and larger communities. What We Can OfferThe anticipated starting salary is $60,000. Benefits
The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.Be StatementsBe Dynamic. Be Effective. Be Boulder.What We Require
- PhD in bilingual education, education of students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, or similar field of study.
- Spanish/English bilingual.
- U.S-based, K-12 teaching experience (teaching Latinx students).
- Teaching undergraduate and graduate students in the area of culturally and linguistically diverse education (e.g., language acquisition, methods in bilingual education, foundations in bilingual/multicultural education).
- Experience teaching in an elementary setting.
- Experience teaching education courses in Spanish.
- Elementary teacher ed program design/implementation.
- Partnering with schools and school districts.
- Cover Letter: Succinct letter of application specifying the desired position, teaching philosophy, and particular areas of expertise and interest.
- Teacher Course Evaluations
Review of applications will begin January 20, 2021 (preference will be given to applicants who submit by this deadline) and will continue until the position is filled.
Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.
Posting Contact InformationPosting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human ResourcesPosting Contact Email: [email protected]