Temporary Faculty Pool, Teacher Education

Employer
California State University, Dominguez Hills
Location
California, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Sep 29, 2020
Employment Level
Adjunct
Employment Type
Part Time


Temporary Faculty Pool, Teacher Education

Job No: 496854
Work Type: Instructional Faculty - Temporary/Lecturer
Location: Dominguez Hills
Categories: Unit 3 - CFA - California Faculty Association, Faculty - Education/Library Science, Temporary, Part Time

Temporary Faculty Pool
Department of Liberal Studies
College of Education Position Description
The Department of Teacher Education at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) invites highly qualified, motivated, and well-organized, applicants for a pool temporary of part-time teaching appointments.

At CSUDH, we celebrate and respect diversity in all forms that include every race, religion, gender, ethnicity, veterans, people with varied abilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community. CSUDH is seeking applications from candidates who can demonstrate experience in teaching and working with individuals from diverse backgrounds and contribute to the University's Mission, Vision, and Core Values.

For more information: Mission, Vision, and Core Values

Department of Teacher Education

CSUDH's Department of Teacher Education is widely recognized not only for its relevant credential and graduate programs as well as its faculty. Teacher Education classes are taught by professors who bring practical knowledge as working educators and school leaders in some of America's best-performing schools, as well as a passionate commitment to improving access to quality education for every student in our urban schools.

For more information see: https://www.csudh.edu/coe/programs/teacher-education/

The Position

The temporary faculty pool is continuously open, and positions are filled based on student enrollment and authorized funding. Candidates may need to be available to begin teaching on short notice. The Fall term begins in late August and ends in mid-December; the Spring term begins mid-January and ends in mid-May. Opportunities for teaching during the Summer Sessions may also be available.

Responsibilities

Duties include: Teaching a variety of post-baccaulareate/graduate courses (face-to-face and online) or supervising student teachers and university interns; Demonstrating and employing digital tools that enhance learning in all courses; Collaborating with faculty and public school partners in the development, review, and assessment; Assisting with promoting Teacher Education programs and recruiting students.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications
  • Required degree (MA/MS or doctorate in education or related field for teaching courses and Bachelor's Degree and appropriate credential for supervision);
  • Appropriate expertise and experience for assigned courses. For most credential courses and supervision courses this includes a minimum of three-five years of PK-12 experience with linguistically, culturally, and economically diverse students. Supervisors must hold a valid Teaching or Administrative Credential
  • Applicants must have experience in teaching and working with colleagues from diverse ages, socioeconomic, cultural, and academic backgrounds.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Prior college-level teaching experience
  • A doctorate in education or related discipline

Employment Requirement - Background Check

Satisfactory completion of a background check (including a criminal records check) is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position.

How to Apply- To apply for this position, please click the "Apply Now" button on this page.

A complete application is required and must include:
  • Current Curriculum Vitae or Resume with contact information
  • A one page Cover Letter including a Diversity and Teaching Statement
  • List of 3 references with contact information*
  • Unofficial transcripts (an official transcript will be required upon initial appointment)**

  • *This position requires three letters of recommendation (LORs). Please do not upload your LORs with your application. Your list of references will be notified at the appropriate time during the search process. They will receive a request via email along with information on uploading the LOR. You will be able to verify that each letter has been received by CSUDH by logging back into your applicant portal.

    **For international transcripts, a United States Equivalency certification will be required.

    **A United States (US) Equivalency certification is required for earned/awarded/conferred foreign terminal degrees, which is from a foreign Academic Institution for foreign studies. The US Equivalency certification is used to validate foreign studies from an academic credential evaluation agency and is evaluated on foreign studies and deemed to be equivalent to degrees from the United States. The certification must translate the information in English, and confirm that your highest terminal degree is US Equivalent to a US terminal degree (i.e., Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate's, Doctor's of Philosophy). The certification can be emailed to facultyaffairs@csudh.edu or mailed directly to the Office of Faculty Affairs and Development, 1000 East Victoria Street, WH-368, Carson, CA 90747.

    Closing Statement

    California State University Dominguez Hills is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status.

    For more information: U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

    Individuals with disabilities requesting accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) may call the CSU Dominguez Hills Human Resources Office (310) 243-3771.

    In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act, CSUDH annually posts the Campus Security Report. The annual report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by CSUDH; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, and sexual assault. You can obtain a copy of this report here, or by calling University Police at (310) 243-3639.

    Upon appointment, all candidates must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

    The California State University is Smoke and Tobacco-Free. Smoking, Vaping and other Tobacco use are Not Permitted anywhere on University property. Education Code 42356, CCR Title 5, Article 9.


    Applications Close: 22 Feb 2021

    To apply, visit: https://careers.csudh.edu/en-us/job/496854/temporary-faculty-pool-teacher-education

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