Assistant Professor, Education

Location
Duluth, Minnesota
Posted
Apr 06, 2018
Closes
May 06, 2018
Category
Education, Nonprofit
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. The School of Education provides innovative programs for teacher education 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 both the undergraduate and graduate education programs. The candidate will teach education foundation and methods courses across licensure areas with a focus on inclusive practices. The faculty member contributes to an educational and work environment that encourages knowledge of, respect for an development of skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds. Candidates with strong communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively between programs and among colleagues on multiple campuses are highly sought.

Required Qualifications:
-Earned Doctorate Degree
-Minimum of 5 years K-12 classroom teaching experience.
-Knowledge of best practice classroom pedagogy
-Effective communication and collaboration skills
-Strong problem solving skills
-Promotes and values diversity and inclusion by fostering a climate of cultural competence.

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.