Lecturer/Instructor/Assistant Professor, 10014815 TEACHER EDUCATION

United States, North America
May 14, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Michigan State University has been working to advance the common good with uncommon will for more than 150 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU focuses its vast resources and collaborative power on creating solutions to some of the worlds most pressing challenges, while providing life-changing opportunities to a vibrant and diverse community of students and scholars, athletes and artists, scientists and leaders.

Position Information

Posting Number: 7693

Internal Posting Date: 05-07-2013

Internal Closing Date: Open Until Filled

External Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Review of Applications begins on: 06-06-2013

Job Title: Lecturer/Instructor/Assistant Professor

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Multiple Position Numbers Yes

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Primary Department: 10014815 TEACHER EDUCATION

Position Employee Group: Fixed Term Faculty-FAS

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Appointment Status: Fixed Term Faculty

Employment %: 100


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Position Summary: The Department of Teacher Education at Michigan State University is seeking outstanding candidates for anticipated fixed-term (non-tenure stream) faculty positions in support of our teacher preparation and master's degree programs. These are primarily part-time positions with the possibility that some may be full time (one year appointments) based upon applicant qualifications and program needs. Primary responsibilities may be at the East Lansing campus or at one of our off-campus sites in Detroit, Grand Rapids, and Chicago.

Responsibilities may include some combination of the following: teaching pre-service or master's level courses in subject matter pedagogy, learners and learning, special education, diversity, action research, curriculum development and integration, or foundational studies in education; field instruction with 5th year interns and assisting with the administration of the teacher preparation program.

Positions' ranks will be at the level of lecturer, instructor or assistant professor, depending on qualifications. Appointments may be for one or more semesters beginning Fall 2013.

Faculty: Minimum Qualifications
Support Staff: Minimum Requirements
An advanced degree in a relevant field (a doctorate is preferred, but outstanding candidates with a bachelor's and/or master's degree and exceptional experience will be considered), appropriate k-12 teaching and school experience or relevant college-level teaching; evidence of scholarly and professional contributions to state/national professional associations, and leadership in regional or national professional development or curriculum projects.

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Required Applicant Documents: Resume/CV

Optional Applicant Documents: Cover Letter
Other Document
Other Document 2
Other Document 3

Number of Reference Letters Required: No letters required

Special Instructions to Applicants: Applications will begin being reviewed on June 6, 2013 and the posting will remain open until filled.

Kristi Lowrie, 353-6413, collett1@msu.edu
Dallas Coryell, 355-1714, coryelld@msu.edu
Amanda McNew, 432-3173, amcnew@msu.edu

Department Website Address: http://education.msu.edu/resources/jobs

Name/Title/Email Address of Search Committee Chair: Dr. Corey Drake/Associate Professor/cdrake@msu.edu

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Union Affiliation Non Union