Hours per Week
College of Education and Psychology
Required Application Materials
A single PDF or Word document containing a resume, letter of
interest and qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae,
unofficial transcripts, and a list of three (3) professional
references is required to apply. An official transcript will be
required if an offer is extended.
When prompted to upload your “resume”, upload your combined
documents as one file.
- Please do not upload documents to “Cover Letter” or
If the required application materials were not uploaded at the
“resume” prompt, please withdraw your application and re-apply to
upload your combined documents as one file.
The University of Texas at Tyler invites applicants for a
non-tenure-track appointment for an Assistant Professor of Practice
starting Fall 2021. This is a full-time position with a
nine-month academic year appointment.
- Teach 5 courses in teacher education and reading. Three (3)
reading courses, one of which will be offered at Kilgore College
beginning Fall 2021 and two (2) education courses.
- Perform other related duties as assigned.
Minimum Required Education/Experience
- Master’s degree in reading or at least 18 graduate hours in
- A minimum of three years of teaching experience in PreK-12
- Doctorate in reading preferred.
- University teaching experience with face-to-face, hybrid, and
online instruction preferred.
- Experience with mentoring/coaching teachers preferred.
Accompanying Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and
- Demonstrate expertise in teacher education and reading.
- Teach a mix of hybrid, online, and face-to-face courses.
About The University of Texas at Tyler
The University of Texas at Tyler is part of the prestigious
University of Texas System that includes 14 institutions located
throughout the state. Founded in 1971, UT Tyler today enrolls more
than 10,000 students and consists of six colleges.
Our beautiful Tyler campus features more than 200
acres nestled along a lake and surrounded by thick pine and oak
forests, providing a picturesque location for study and recreation.
For student convenience, we also maintain regional campuses
in Palestine and Longview, as well as a location
We encourage you to visit our campus and see for
yourself why UT Tyler is where you’ll feel at home—and find your
The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement
System of Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20
hours per week and at least 135 days in length. This position has
the option to elect the Optional Retirement Program (ORP) instead
of TRS, subject to the position being 40 hours per week and at
least 135 days in length.
The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Employment
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation,
gender identity, status as a protected veteran, among other things,
or status as a qualified individual with a disability. Women,
minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities
are encouraged to apply.