Full-Time, Term Appointment
Benedictine University at Springfield
Classification: Benefit Eligible
Duties : The Department of Education at Benedictine University at Springfield, a liberal arts institution in Springfield, IL seeks a dynamic educator for Assistant Professor of Education beginning Fall 2013. The candidate will teach multiple methods courses in the Teacher Education Program with an emphasis on reading. Additional responsibilities will include mentoring and coaching teacher candidates through preclinical and/or student teaching supervision. The candidate should display a strong commitment to preparing future teachers for the profession. Demonstrated skills in constructivist teaching, reflective practices, performance assessment, innovation and collaboration, and standards based teaching with proficiency in the Common Core State Standards are essential.
Qualifications: Earned doctorate in reading, curriculum and instruction, elementary education, or teacher education. Teaching experience in K-8 required with additional experience in supervision and/or mentoring of teachers preferred. Prefer candidates with experience in EdTPA, instructing students in online and/or blended courses, and partnerships with community agencies and schools.
Application Process : Please complete the online application at: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/2592 , submit curriculum vitae, cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, and a list of three professional references.
Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.