Assistant Professor, Education, St. Paul

Location
Downtown St. Paul, Minnesota
Salary
Salary is competitive.
Posted
Jan 12, 2018
Closes
Feb 11, 2018
Category
Education
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

The College of St. Scholastica is seeking a full time, tenure track faculty member to join a robust School of Education Department on its St. Paul campus. The School of Education provides innovative programs for teacher licensure programs in a variety of formats including face to face, online and hybrid. Our faculty is committed to preparing effective and caring teachers that are knowledgeable in content, pedagogy and who demonstrate effective dispositions. We are seeking candidates with experience using educational technology effectively while planning and delivering course content in the Undergraduate Elementary Education and the Graduate Teaching Licensure Programs. The candidate will teach education foundation and methods courses across licensure areas with a focus on inclusive practices. Candidates with strong communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively between programs and among colleagues on multiple campuses is highly sought.

Responsibilities:

-Teach courses in undergraduate and graduate level initial teaching licensure programs
-Advise students
-Provide supervision of students in field placements
-Collaborate with colleagues on multiple campuses
-Occasional trips to the main campus in Duluth

Required Qualifications:
- Earned Doctorate Degree
- Minimum of 5 years K-6 classroom teaching experience.
- Knowledge of best practice classroom pedagogy
- Effective communication and collaboration skills
- Strong problem solving skills

Preferred Qualifications:
- Experience in Higher Education
- Experience with curriculum development and writing
- Experience in advising
- Experience in clinical field observations
- Experience using educational technology effectively
- Experience working effectively with diverse populations

The College of St. Scholastica is a vibrant, growing independent private college with its main campus overlooking Lake Superior in Duluth, Minnesota and extended campuses throughout Minnesota.  Since 1912, The College of St. Scholastica (CSS) has been preparing students for a life of purpose and meaningful work by emphasizing the Catholic Benedictine values upon which it was founded.

The College serves an enrollment of more than 4,300 students in undergraduate and graduate degree programs throughout six schools— nursing, arts & letters, business and technology, education, health sciences, and sciences. U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks CSS among the best colleges and universities in the region for academic excellence and Money Magazine has cited the College in the top third of all four-year colleges in the country based on graduation rates, educational quality, affordability, and alumni earnings.

For more information and to apply, visit http://www.csshrjobs.com.  The College of St. Scholastica is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an educational and work environment that is rich in diversity, inclusive and supportive of all students, faculty and staff. Individuals from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. While there is no religious requirement, we are interested in individuals who value and support the rich Catholic Benedictine heritage of the College of St. Scholastica.

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