Assistant/Associate Professor Graduate Education

Location
Menomonie, WI
Posted
Nov 14, 2017
Closes
Dec 14, 2017
Category
Education, Executive
Employment Status
Full Time

The Teaching, Learning and Leadership Department invites applications for a full-time, academic year, tenure-track faculty position in Graduate Education. The appointment will be at the assistant or associate professor level, beginning August 2018. The position involves teaching online graduate courses in Masters of Science in Education program housed on the University of Wisconsin-Stout campus. 

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum / Required:

  • Doctorate degree earned or ABD with doctorate completed within 1 year of employment start date
  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in Education or closely related field
  • Online teaching experience
  • Demonstrated experience in post secondary curriculum development

Preferred / Desired:

  • Expertise in research methods, curriculum development, learning assessment, and evaluation
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience teaching in PK-12
  • Post-secondary teaching experience at the graduate level
  • A history of research and service in education

RESPONSIBILITIES

Teach graduate level education courses online. In addition to teaching, all UW-Stout faculty are expected to engage in assessment of student learning, research and professional service. Contribute to a positive, collaborative, and solution focused collegial environment and demonstrate a dedicated commitment to diversity. Maintain and cultivate relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

CAMPUS INFORMATION

The University of Wisconsin-Stout offers a rich, dynamic and collaborative environment in which to work and grow. A member of the University of Wisconsin system, UW-Stout is unique within the system--it is named after its founder, James Huff Stout, and holds the distinction of being Wisconsin’s Polytechnic University, a designation which highlights our combination of applied learning, real-world experiences and a solid liberal arts foundation.

UW-Stout offers 48 undergraduate and 26 graduate degrees, including two terminal degrees. Student enrollment is just over 9,500.

UW-Stout faculty enjoy opportunities for cross-disciplinary collaboration, state-of-the-art facilities, and a modern digital environment. UW-Stout values innovative approaches to solving problems in society and industry, and faculty are encouraged to maintain strong ties and seek collaborative projects within their disciplines and industries.

All undergraduate students participating in traditional, on campus-based programs are issued laptops. Faculty use the university’s online course delivery system and must be available for online interactions and/or alternate time frames for teaching. Faculty members teach, advise students, conduct research, assess student learning and engage in service activities.

Menomonie, Wisconsin, is a town of 16,000 located in the beautiful Chippewa River Valley, 25 miles west of Eau Claire and 60 miles east of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul.

More information about the UW-Stout community and region: http://www.uwstout.edu/about/community.cfm

Facts and data about the university:  http://www.uwstout.edu/about/facts.cfm.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.  The UW System provides an excellent benefits package including participation in the Wisconsin State retirement plan.

As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, UW-Stout is committed to inclusive excellence and is actively seeking applications from individuals from diverse groups; veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. In compliance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act, employment will be contingent upon a criminal background check.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in their online application, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).


For campus safety information and crime statistics visit: http://www.uwstout.edu/police/clery.cfm

TO APPLY

Go to: http://jobs.uwstout.edu/  

Applicants will need to complete all required fields and attach all required documents prior to submitting the online application.

Note: Once you have attached your materials and submitted your application you will not be able to go into the system and change them.

Required application materials:

- Cover letter specifically addressing how you meet the minimum and preferred qualifications

- CV

- Names and contact information for a minimum of three (3) professional references

- Unofficial copies of transcripts; official transcripts required at time of hire

To ensure consideration, complete applications must be submitted by December 10, 2017. Screening of applications will begin December 11th and may continue to be reviewed until position is filled.

Before starting the online application process we recommend you preview the frequently asked questions (FAQs) available at: https://kb.wisc.edu/hrs/page.php?id=21900

It is the policy of UW-Stout to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance, or accommodation in applying because of a disability, please contact us using the information below. Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual's disability.

For questions regarding this position or recruitment, please contact:

Search Chair: Emily Hines

Phone: 715-232-5487

Email: hinese@uwstout.edu

If you need assistance with the online application process or if you submitted your application prior to uploading all of the required application materials, please contact:

TA Coordinator: Heather Knutson

Phone: 715-232-2523

Email: knutsonh@uwstout.edu

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