Academic Enrichment Temporary Pool
Department of Academic Enrichment
Temporary Pool Advertisement
The Department of Academic Enrichment at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is establishing a pool of faculty applicants in multiple subject areas: 1) reading, 2) writing, 3) mathematics, 4) mindfulness practice, 5) student success courses, and 6) advisement. Candidates for each position must possess the following minimum requirements:
Reading: Master's degree in reading, reading education, literacy, or related area and at least three years’ experience teaching reading. (Applicant must have a concentration in reading or literacy.)
Writing: Master’s degree in English, English education, or related area and at least three years’ experience teaching writing or equivalent course.
Mathematics: Master’s degree in mathematics, math education, or related area and at least three years’ experience in teaching mathematics. (Applicant must have a concentration in mathematics.)
Mindfulness and Mindset Theory: Master’s degree in any discipline will be considered. Master’s degree in educational psychology or human development preferred. Experience in mindfulness practice required. Three years’ teaching experience in a relevant area required.
Student Success Courses: Master’s degree in reading, English, education, psychology, or related area. Experience working with students transitioning to college and/or facing academic jeopardy required. Three years’ teaching experience in a relevant area required.
Advisement: Master’s degree in any discipline will be considered. Three years’ experience in student program planning and student advising required.
All applicants must demonstrate evidence of the ability to work with and relate to individuals of varying backgrounds, cultures, and abilities. In your cover letter, clearly indicate the subject area for which you are applying (reading, writing, mathematics, etc.) and address any relevant experience in the following preferred qualification areas:
- Working with college students;
- Knowledge of potential challenges experienced by at-promise, underprepared, underrepresented, and undeclared students;
- Working with diverse populations;
- Scholarship: publications, presentations and other professional development;
- Fluency in informational and technological literacy.
A complete application includes a cover letter, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, and names of three professional references with contact information. Submit application materials online at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/bloomuedu/default.cfm. The application deadline for this pool is October 31, 2022. Questions may be directed to the Search & Screen Committee Chair, Dr. Cassandra Sachar, at email@example.com.
Recommendation for hiring is needed from a majority of regular full-time department faculty. Finalists for these positions must communicate well and successfully complete an interview process and/or teaching demonstration, as judged by the department faculty. Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance, and criminal background.
Selected candidates should expect mandatory department trainings and/or workshop participation during the course of employment.
Completing these searches is contingent upon available funding.
Bloomsburg University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, or veteran status in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and University policies. For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures and for inquiries concerning the application of Title IX and its implementing regulation, contact: Title IX Coordinator, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, Elwell Hall 142, 400 East Second Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815; Phone: (570) 389-4808; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Additionally, inquiries concerning Title IX and its implementing regulation can be made to the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights, Region III, The Wanamaker Building, 100 Penn Square East - Suite 505, Philadelphia, PA 19107; Phone: (215) 656-6010; Fax: (215) 656-6020.