Educational Foundations-Assistant Professor

Employer
Binghamton University, State University of New York
Location
Binghamton, NY

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Category:: Faculty
Department:: Teaching, Learning, and Educational Leadership
Locations:: Binghamton, NY
Posted:: Oct 23, 2021
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Full-time
Ref. No.:: 1206
Position ID:: 138497

About Binghamton University:


Binghamton University is a world-class institution that unites more than 130 broadly interdisciplinary educational programs with some of the most vibrant research in the nation. Our unique character - shaped by outstanding academics, facilities and community life - promotes extraordinary student success.


Binghamton merges rigorous academics, distinguished faculty and state-of-the-art facilities to engage and challenge its 18,000 students. The high-achieving Binghamton student body also represents a great diversity of life experiences, from first-generation college-goers to international students. Beyond their talent, these classmates share a desire to shape the future through technology, insight, intellectual exploration and community service.



Job Description:


Binghamton University, consistently ranked among the top public universities in the nation, seeks a tenure-track assistant professor in Educational Foundations. The successful candidate will join a dynamic faculty dedicated to improving education for all K-12 students. Teaching load is two courses per semester and will include graduate courses in educational foundations, adolescent development, culturally responsive practices, and possibly undergraduate and doctoral program courses. The successful candidate will pursue an active research and publication agenda (including external funding as appropriate); contribute to program development; advise graduate students; engage in professional, national/international, university, and school service; and maintain strong connections to and collaboration with area schools and Binghamton University's Master of Arts in Teaching program.


Diversity and Inclusion: Binghamton University believes in and supports diversity and inclusion as integral to academic excellence. We actively seek applications from underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, sexual minorities, veterans, persons with disabilities and women.



Requirements:


PhD or EdD in Educational Foundations (specializations in any discipline welcome with a focus on adolescent cognition and/or critical pedagogy); minimum 4 years of teaching experience in grades 7-12.



Additional Information:


The State University of New York is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of Binghamton University to provide for and promote equal opportunity employment, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, religion, disability, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military service member status, marital status, domestic violence victim status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, or arrest and/or criminal conviction record unless based upon a bona fide occupational qualification or other exception.


As required by title IX and its implementing regulations, Binghamton University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the educational programs and activities which it operates. This requirement extends to employment and admission. Inquiries about sex discrimination may be directed to the University Title IX Coordinator or directly to the Office of Civil Rights (OCR). Contact information for the Title IX Coordinator and OCR, as well as the University's complete Non-Discrimination Notice may be found here.


Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at [email protected].


Binghamton University is a tobacco-free campus effective August 1, 2017.



Application Instructions:


Interested candidates should submit the following items electronically to http://binghamton.interviewexchange.com: (1) a letter of application addressing the qualifications noted above and explaining why you believe you are qualified for the position; (2) a curriculum vitae; and (3) contact information for three references who can speak authoritatively about the applicant's candidacy. A review of applications will begin upon receipt of materials. The application process will remain open until the position is filled. For additional information about the faculty position, please contact Dr. Adam Laats, Professor, Department of Teaching, Learning, and Educational Leadership. Email: [email protected].


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History

Binghamton University opened its doors as Triple Cities College in 1946, to serve the needs of local veterans returning from service in World War II. Originally located in Endicott, N.Y., five miles west of the present campus, the fledgling school was a branch of Syracuse University.

Four years later, the college was incorporated into the State University of New York (SUNY) and renamed Harpur College in honor of Robert Harpur, a Colonial teacher, patriot and pioneer who helped settle the area west of Binghamton.

In 1961, the campus moved across the Susquehanna River to Vestal. Growing enrollment and a reputation for excellence soon led to the selection of Harpur College as one of four doctorate-granting University Centers in the SUNY system.

In 1965, the campus was formally designated the State University of New York at Binghamton, and in 1992, Binghamton University was adopted as our informal name.

Mission Statement

Binghamton University is a premier public university dedicated to enriching the lives of people in the region, state, nation and world through discovery and education and to being enriched by partnerships with those communities.

Vision Statement

Binghamton as an institution is dedicated to higher education, one that combines an international reputation for graduate education, research, scholarship and creative endeavor with the best undergraduate programs available at any public university.

We are an academically selective community that shares ideas across departments, disciplines and borders. We encourage faculty, students and staff to ask unexpected questions, foster open dialog and develop innovative solutions to important problems.

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