Assistant Professor of Education

Ohio, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Mar 03, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Hiram College invites applicants for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor rank in Education beginning in the fall of the 2021-2022 academic year.

Education is situated in the School of Education, Civic Leadership, and Social Change, along with the Crime, Law, and Justice; Environmental Studies; Political Science; and Sociology programs.

Hiram College, established in 1850 as the Western Reserve Eclectic Institute, is a nationally respected private residential liberal arts college located 30 miles from Cleveland in the historic Western Reserve region of Ohio. At Hiram, close student-faculty interaction and innovation are routine. The College’s distinctive academic calendar, the Hiram Plan, offers students the opportunity each semester for a 3-week intensive course, study abroad/away program, internship, or research experience. It is with great excitement that Hiram College is rebranding with The New Liberal ArtsTM, Tech and TrekTM, and five new schools wherein all the majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!

Hiram College is committed to building an inclusive and vibrant educational environment and the student population is diverse in many ways, including economic background, ethnic heritage, and educational interests.

The successful candidate will teach Middle Childhood and Adolescent Young Adult English/Language Arts Teacher Licensure coursework, as well as foundational classes for the Education program in both Teacher Licensure and in Hiram’s innovative Educational Studies major/minor. Other content area expertise may be considered. The successful candidate will regularly teach first-year writing courses as part of Hiram’s Urgent Challenges Curriculum, as well as other courses within the core, as appropriate and needed by the college.

A current teaching license in Middle Childhood or Adolescent Young Adult English/Language Arts is required. Licensure in a related or different content area will also be considered.

Application Process
For full consideration, please apply at:
Include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and names of three (3) professional references with email addresses and phone numbers. Review of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Questions may be directed to Dr. Roxanne Sorrick, Professor of Education and Head of Teacher Education at

Hiram College is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity!