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Lecturer-Pool Faculty of Education - University Site Coordinator - up to 2 Positions to be filled

Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, Texas, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Jun 14, 2024
Posting Details

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Named after Texas' legendary hero, General Sam Houston, the university boasts a rich historical legacy that resonates with the spirit of Texas, which provides a balance between a peaceful, natural setting and proximity to urban amenities. With a student population of over 21,000, SHSU offers a vibrant and dynamic community. SHSU has a small town feel with large scale opportunities. Located in the Piney Woods region of East Texas and just an hour drive north of Houston, Huntsville provides area residents with a sense of community and belonging.

SHSU offers compelling options for individuals seeking a fulfilling and impactful career including a superior benefit package , competitive salaries and a flexible work environment fostering work/life balance. SHSU offers programs that support a healthy work-life balance, contributing to employee well-being and job satisfaction, as well as, professional development opportunities with our educational assistance and dependent assistance programs.

Position Information

This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code §51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.

Position Title
Lecturer-Pool Faculty of Education - University Site Coordinator - up to 2 Positions to be filled



FLSA status

Hiring Salary

Commensurate with education and experience.

Position Category

Position Type
Part-Time Non-Tenure Track

College of Education

Office of the Dean - College of Education

Open Date


Refer Applicants To

Contact Name
Angie Taylor


Director of Innovative Partnerships
Sam Houston State University
College of Education
Box 2119
Huntsville, TX 77341-2119

Contact Phone

Contact Email

Position Details

Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job

The University Site Coordinator serves a critical role within the teacher preparation program. They are part-time faculty members who are centered within a partnering, PK-12 school district. University Site Coordinators serve three major roles. Serve as (1) the liaison between the university and school district, (2) instructors for yearlong clinical teaching courses and mentor teacher trainings, and (3) supervisors and instructional coaches for their teacher candidates. Professional development will be required. These positions will serve for fall and spring of the 2024-2025 academic year.

Educational Requirements for the Position

Requires a minimum of a Master’s degree in education or related field.

Experience Required for the Position

3 years teaching experience in K-12 setting required.
Current teacher certification required.
Texas Administrative certification (principal or superintendent) preferred.
Effective educator as evidenced by student learning.

Other Requirements for the Position

Strong communication skills. Ability to develop and maintain stakeholder relationships. Dispositions for technology use and collaborative, schoolbased initiatives. Conscientious with meeting deadlines

Special Instructions Summary

This posting is for the Fall 2024 and Spring 2025.

Open Until Filled

EEO Statement

EEO Statement

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you available to teach during the day?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you available to teach during the evening?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * How did you learn about this position?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HBCU Connect - Historically Black Colleges and Universities
    • HACU - Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities
    • The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
    • Association for Women in Science
    • TWC - Work in Texas
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Higher Ed Jobs
    • HERC - Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
    • SHSU Website
    • SHSU Employee
    • SHSU Recruiter
    • Other
  4. If your response to the question above was 'Other' please indicate from what source.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. If your response to the question above was 'SHSU Employee' please indicate employee's name and department.

    (Open Ended Question)

Candidate Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae (Faculty)
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1
  3. Letter of Recommendation 2
  4. Letter of Recommendation 3
  5. Transcripts
  6. Reference Contact Information
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter

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