Assistant Professor, Education

Kentucky, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
May 28, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Assistant Professor, Education

The College of Education at Morehead State University is accepting applications for a full-time position as an Assistant Professor, Education. The anticipated start date is August 9, 2021.

Morehead State University is located in Morehead, KY, a designated Kentucky Trail Town, nestled in Daniel Boone National Forest, in close proximity to Cave Run Lake. This location provides opportunities for a wide-range of outdoor recreation activities. Additionally, Morehead State University is relatively close to a number of larger cities including Lexington, KY, Louisville, KY, and Cincinnati, OH. Morehead State University delivers a strong and affordable education for friendly, ambitious students who thrive in a student-focused learning environment defined by small class sizes and faculty committed to teaching and student success.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Primary responsibility is instruction in the assigned discipline of mathematics education for both elementary and middle grades teacher candidates. Additional duties include advising students and participation in service opportunities. Engaging in scholarly activity (research, artistic activity, and professional development) is expected.

REQUIREMENTS: Terminal degree in the individual’s discipline is desired. ABD may be considered if degree completion is eminent.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Teaching experience in a higher education environment.

SPONSORSHIP: This position is not budgeted for Visa Sponsorship.

Morehead State University is a comprehensive, regionally focused university providing high quality instruction at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The University has an enrollment of over 10,000 students. To apply, visit: and complete the MSU Application for Employment along with a cover letter, curriculum vita, unofficial transcripts and the name and contact information for one reference. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For preferred consideration, apply by June 28, 2021. Contact the Office of Human Resources at (606) 783-2097 should you have questions about our online application. Please contact Kimberlee Sharp, the search committee chair, at for questions regarding this position. MSU is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.