OHIO UNIVERSITY EASTERN is seeking candidates for a non tenure-track position. Available August 26, 2013.
Responsibilities include teaching and student advising in undergraduate programs that prepare students for licensure to teach in Early Childhood (Age 3 to Grade 3). Teaching responsibilities will include a variety of courses in early childhood education – such as assessment, adapting curriculum for children with exceptionalities, guidance and classroom management, child development, emergent literacy, children’s literature, and introduction to early childhood education. It is expected that faculty will modify courses for distance learning where appropriate. Successful candidates must be able to articulate how their experience and vision coincides with Ohio University’s commitment to diversity.
The College of Education is accredited by NCATE / CAEP and the University is a member of the Association of Research Libraries. In line with a strong tradition of excellence in University Outreach and Regional Campuses, we are seeking candidates whose experience, scholarship and interests reflect demonstrated commitments to leadership, diversity, program innovation, technology infusion, a constructivist approach to teaching and learning, and collaborative engagement with campus colleagues, Athens campus colleagues, and the Department Chair, schools, and the profession.
The Eastern Campus is one of five regional campuses of Ohio University offering twelve bachelor’s degrees, and the first year of general studies in many majors. Approximately fifteen tenured or tenure-track faculty, and five non-tenure track faculty teach at the campus. Located in the Ohio Valley, OUE is a non-residential campus with approximately 1000 students. The campus is located 60 miles southwest of Pittsburgh and 120 miles east of Columbus. For additional information go to www.eastern.ohiou.edu.
Master’s degree in early childhood or related field of education, at least 3 years preschool teaching experience, and excellent communication skills.
Prior college teaching experience and the ability to teach in other education fields.