Assistant Professor of Education Location:
MGA - Macon Regular/Temporary:
Regular Full/Part Time:
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Middle Georgia State University (MGA), a multi-campus, baccalaureate and graduate degree granting public institution, is the most affordable public state university in Georgia. MGA has five campuses—Macon, Cochran, Dublin, Eastman, and Warner Robins, all located in central Georgia—and global outreach through its fully-online campus. Its enrollment of 8,000 students is largely comprised of students from most of Georgia’s 159 counties. The University has six academic schools, including Georgia’s flagship aviation university, that support its mission to educate and graduate inspired, lifelong learners whose scholarship and careers enhance the region through professional leadership, innovative partnerships and community engagement.
Department Information The Department of Teacher Education and Social Work play a key role in educational innovations and improvements in the community and economy. Through the outstanding work our faculty, staff, and students, we are helping to improve the lives of people in Middle
Georgia, the nation, and the world.
Job Summary The School of Education and Behavioral Sciences at Middle Georgia State University is seeking candidates for an Assistant Professor of Education. This is a ten-month tenure track teaching and clinical position in the Teacher Education Program and reports to the Chair of Teacher Education and Social Work. Responsibilities Teach undergraduate and graduate coursework with a 4/4 load; possess knowledge related to face-to-face, on-line, and other distance education delivery systems; supervise clinical and field experiences; and advise undergraduate and graduate students. Teaching responsibilities may include online, hybrid, and/or face-to-face day and/or evening classes. Travel between campuses (Cochran, Dublin, Macon and Warner Robins) is required. In addition to teaching responsibilities, engage in scholarly activity and participate in service to the university, the School of Education and Behavioral Science, and the community. Required Qualifications
Ph.D. or Ed.D in Education or related field A minimum of three years teaching experience in a P-5 setting in one of the following content areas: Literacy, Math, Science, or Social Studies..
Experience in teaching in higher educationExperience as a cooperating teacher or an instructional coach Experience in working with diverse learners Demonstration of a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarly endeavors Teaching Support and Coaching EndorsementOther educational endorsements such as Reading, Dyslexia, ESL, Math, STEM, Gifted, etc.Experience in utilizing instructional technology
Required Documents to Attach
- Letter of interest
- Curriculum vitae
- Philosphy of teaching
- Statement of research interests
- Unofficial Academic Transcripts (undergraduate and graduate)
- Name and contact information for four professional references
Other Information Review of applications will begin immediately. Position open until filled. This positon will begin August 1, 2022. Background Check Offer of employment is contingent upon a successful background check.