Clinical Assistant Professor/Instructor and Program Director in Montessori Education
The Teacher Education Department seeks to hire a 12-month clinical instructor/assistant professor for the Montessori graduate program. The successful candidate will teach primarily in support of the Montessori program. They will oversee the Montessori program, including recruitment, student and faculty advising, program development, overseeing, maintaining, and cultivating partnerships within the Montessori community and in the public sector. They will coordinate and support the off-site Montessori programs affiliate faculty. The person in this position will be expected to participate in program-wide continuous improvement related activities including a review of assessments, data analysis, program/curriculum review, and report writing. Other programmatic activities include attendance at meetings of the Teacher Education Department and other School of Education events and activities, such as alumni events and information sessions. The position may include additional responsibilities as assigned. Loyola University is a dynamic, selective Jesuit Catholic institution in the Liberal Arts tradition and is recognized as a leading independent, comprehensive university in the northeastern United States. Located in a beautiful residential section of Baltimore with Graduate Centers in Timonium and Columbia, Loyola enrolls approximately 4,000 students in its undergraduate programs and about 2,000 students in its graduate programs. The University welcomes applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to its educational mission. We share a fundamental commitment to social justice and the pursuit of educational excellence. Loyola is an equal employment opportunity employer and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups regardless of religious affiliation. To apply, please visit https://careers.loyola.edu to electronically submit a cv, cover letter, and list of references. The priority application deadline is March 30, 2021, and the position will remain open until filled.