Visiting Assistant Professor of Education

Nebraska, United States
Salary Not specified
Mar 16, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Join a vibrant and active learning community whose students, faculty and staff value collaboration and transformative educational opportunities built around diversity, equity and inclusion. In accordance with the College of Education's commitment to Learn, Challenge, Empower and Transform, Doane University seeks to fill an open position of visiting professor of education with an emphasis in ESL methods, SPED methods, higher education teaching experience, research experience and classroom experience in a Pre-K – 12 setting. Experience teaching in high-needs Pre-K – 12 public schools with diverse student and faculty/staff populations is particularly welcome.

Primary responsibilities for this 10-month faculty position include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level courses in the College of Education at Doane University. Instruction will be offered both in-person and online modalities. Other responsibilities will include supervising students, undergraduate and graduate, in field experiences. This position offers flexibility for innovative program expansion and engagement in scholarship based on an individual candidate's intellectual curiosity and strengths. Doane faculty enjoy teaching courses with an average 12:1 student/teacher ratio and develops programs that build connections with students at both graduate and undergraduate levels.

Doane University actively works to create and sustain a welcoming learning community for all members to fulfill their potential, feel valued, and make meaningful contributions to the University. Doane University is an equal opportunity employer and seeks candidates who reflect the diversity of our society. In accordance with USCIS regulations, successful applicants must be legally able to accept work in the United States. Doane is unable to sponsor applicants for work visas.

Doane University includes campuses in Crete, Lincoln, and Omaha, Nebraska. This position will be primarily based on the Crete campus, as well as the teaching of courses at the Lincoln campus and online. Some courses meet on weekends and evenings.

Terminal degree in Education and Pre-K – 12 teaching experience. Candidates should have at least 3 years teaching experience. Higher education teaching is preferred. Candidates with experience working with diverse populations, urban education, global education and adult learners are also preferred.

Apply at with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, contact information for three references, and PDFs of transcripts of all graduate work. Official transcript of degree or degree in progress will be required as a condition for employment. Review of applications will begin immediately. For further inquiries on the position, please email