Assistant Professor of Education - RGCLocation:
Del Rio, Uvalde or Eagle PassDepartment:
Education RGCPosting Date:
Ph.D. in Education from an accredited institution in Reading or a strongly related field with at least 18 hours of graduate work in reading. Current Texas teaching certification. Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills. Minimum 3 years teaching experience in K-12 public education; experience working with at-risk and non-traditional students. Demonstrate ability to follow and collaborate with faculty to provide essential instructions in courses for Texas certification preparation.
Must be available to teach face-to-face at any of the three campuses.Preferred:
Prior University teaching experience.
Blackboard experience.Primary Responsibilities:
Provide instruction within the department. Evaluate and grade students’ class work, assignments and papers. Prepare and deliver instructional materials (i.e. syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts) in person and/or on-line. Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions. Compile, administer, and grade examinations. Participate in required reporting processes (i.e. grades, participation, etc.). Assist students in connecting to college resources. Develop and revise curriculum and course work to promote best teaching practices, Critical thinking and communication skills learned in this class form a vital foundation for students’ success as future teachers.
Responsible for personal safety and the safety of others; must exercise due caution and practice safe work habits at all times.
This position is security sensitive.Other Information:
Texas Law requires a 60 day waiting period before new state employees are eligible to enroll in health insurance.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYERAbout SRSU:
It is the policy of Sul Ross State University to provide equal employment opportunity for all persons in accordance with their individual, job related qualifications and without consideration of race, creed, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status and ancestry. Equal employment opportunities shall be afforded in all personnel actions or decisions including, but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination and salary. Retaliation is prohibited against a person who opposes a discriminatory practice, files a charge, testifies, assists or participates in an investigative proceeding or hearing.
Sul Ross State University Rio Grande College is a non-residential, upper level institution offering junior, senior and graduate courses in the liberal arts non-traditional with an enrollment of approximately 1,000 students each semester. Rio Grande College offers classes at Eagle Pass, Del Rio, and Uvalde in the southwest Texas border region.