Educational & Interdis. Studies & Educational Leadership

Location
Macomb, McDonough County
Posted
Oct 02, 2014

Company Description:

Western Illinois University, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, serves more than 12,000 students at its traditional, residential four-year campus in Macomb, IL and its metropolitan, non-residential campus in Moline, IL. Compliance to state and federal hiring standards is coordinated through WIU's Office of Equal Opportunity & Access.

Western Illinois University is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity employer with a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including, but not limited to, minorities, women and individuals with disabilities. WIU has a non-discrimination policy that includes sex, race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, and veteran status.

Job Description:

APPOINTMENT: Temporary positions, determined as needed

RESPONSIBILITIES: Teaching/Primary duties include teaching courses on a temporary basis. Incumbents may also be responsible for holding office hours and being accessible to meet students, other faculty, and staff, as well as to attend meetings, on days and times other than those of posted office hours and scheduled classes. 

RANK & SALARY: Instructor. Salary commensurate with rank and experience.

Requirements:

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree in related discipline. Teaching experience with K-12 students and/or college teaching experience.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. or ABD in appropriate discipline. Professional certification and experience in industry of intended instruction. Prior teaching experience in the discipline of intended instruction.

Additional Information:

The Department of Educational & Interdisciplinary Studies & Educational Leadership offers an undergraduate major leading to bilingual/education certification courses at the graduate level that lead to a bilingual/ESL endorsement. The Department also offers a Master of Science in Education, Master of Science in College Student Personnel, and Educational Specialist  and an Educational Doctorate degree. Faculty members teach classes at the Macomb and Quad Cities campuses. Our program is NCATE accredited.

Application Instructions:

Complete applications include:

1) a letter of application

2) current curriculum vita 

3) the names, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three current professional references (who can speak to your experience in at least the past two years)

4) teaching philosophy

5) sample course materials

6) copies of unofficial academic transcripts, official transcripts will be requested of the selected candidate 

7) Teaching evaluations from the last two years

Please upload the requested documents by clicking APPLY NOW or by navigating to the WIU Employment page at the following URL http://www.wiu.edu/employment/

**Note** In order to upload, individual documents must be under 2 MB in size.

Screening will continue on a rolling basis as needs arise in the department.

Questions regarding the Educational & Interdisciplinary Studies & Educational Leadership Instructor Pool may be directed to: Dr. Gloria Delany-Barmann at GA-Delany-Barmann@wiu.edu.

For assistance with the online application system contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Access at (309)298-1977 or via email at eoa-office@wiu.edu.