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Assistant/Associate Professor of Education (Curriculum & Instruction)

Employer
Sam Houston State University
Location
College of Education

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Education, Curriculum & Instruction
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Position Title:

Assistant/Associate Professor of Education (Curriculum & Instruction)

Requisition:

202400055F

Rank:

Assistant or Associate Professor

FLSA status:

Exempt

Hiring Salary:

Commensurate with education and experience.

Position Type:

Full-Time Tenure Track

College:

College of Education

Department:

School of Teaching & Learning

Open Date:

04/16/2024

Quicklink:

https://shsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/38779

Contact Name:

Dr. Victoria Hollas

Title:

Professor
Sam Houston State University
School of Teaching and Learning
Box 2119
Huntsville, Texas 77340-2119

Contact Phone:

936-294-3225

Contact Email:

torihollas@shsu.edu

Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job:

Full-time, tenure-track (9 month) position will teach 9 credit hours each Fall and Spring in the School of Teaching and Learning. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence in teaching a range of core curriculum courses in undergraduate or graduate education; embrace the opportunity to make a positive impact on the community through high-quality, integrated teaching, scholarship, and service. Contribute to the program as a collaborative member of the department; engage and collaborate in research and program development; continue the program’s history of having a positive impact on a state, regional, national, and international level. Act as content expert and liaison in the area of Curriculum and Instruction; and provide dedicated support for working with various student populations.

Educational Requirements for the Position:

Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction or related field. (ABD candidates may apply but must have their degree completed by the contract start date in Fall 2024).

Experience Required for the Position:

At least 3 years of successful teaching experience in public elementary, intermediate, middle, or high school. Must hold or be eligible for state public school teaching certification. Experience working with teachers and/or pre-service teachers. The ability to work collaboratively with colleagues. Experience with school-university partnerships focused on teacher preparation and teacher development. Demonstrated excellence in teaching. Ability to demonstrate knowledge of and a willingness to communicate current trends in the field to students and other constituencies. Associate professor credentials require an established scholarly agenda.

Other Requirements for the Position:

Preferred Qualifications include:
Familiarity with teacher education accreditation standards;
History of supervising field experiences;
Experience teaching a variety of content areas (e.g., science, social studies, math, or ELA)
Evidence of service to departmental, college, and university committees;
Participation in professional organizations at local and national/international levels;
Evidence of purposeful university outreach and foster productive relationships with local community members and organizations;
Record of scholarly productivity and evidence of emerging research agenda;
Demonstrated record of or potential for teaching excellence at the university level;
Demonstrated record of or potential for teaching excellence online and/or hybrid courses;
Strong working knowledge of academic research methodologies; and
Ability to build productive professional relationships with public schools, colleges, and local communities;
Experience teaching graduate level coursework.

Special Instructions Summary:

Please note: References provided in the References section of the application will receive an automated email reference request at the time the application is submitted.

Open Until Filled:

Yes

EEO Statement:

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215.

Organization

About Sam Houston State University

For more than 140 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The measure of a Life is its Service," resonates among its 22,000 students, eight colleges and well beyond its historical roots through research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more.

SHSU is an inclusive institution whose mission is to provide high quality education, scholarship, and service to students. With over 90 bachelor degrees, 50 master’s, and 11 doctoral programs—including the nation’s first Ph.D. in forensic science, SHSU provides an exceptional college experience for every student: traditional or non-traditional; first generation; international; or online.

Service to self and others is paramount at SHSU and reflected in all university organizations and programs. In fact, the university was named to USA Today’s Top 50 in the U.S. for “commitment to civic engagement and global awareness,” in addition to being classified a "Community Engaged Campus" by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education. This honor, bestowed to only 311 public institutions nationwide, acknowledges the university's significant commitment to service.

Sam Houston State University has a small town feel with large scale opportunities. Located in the Piney Woods region of East Texas, Huntsville provides area residents with a sense of community and belonging, although just an hour drive north of Houston. 

SHSU is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an "at will" employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215. SHSU is committed to promoting a campus culture that embraces diversity and inclusion. The University acknowledges and values our responsibility to cultivate an equitable and inclusive environment where students, faculty, staff, and community recognize the benefits of collaboration and mutual respect through diverse identities and experiences.

Member The Texas State University System  

Company info
Website
Telephone
936-294-1070
Location
1905 University Avenue
Huntsville
TX
77340
US

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