The Department of Curriculum and Instruction (C&I) at the
University of Houston-Clear Lake (UHCL) invites
applications for a faculty position at the Clinical Assistant
Professor level for the Early Childhood
Education program. This is a non-tenure track position
and will begin Fall 2022.
- Teach four Early Childhood Education courses per semester at
the undergraduate or graduate levels.
- Contribute to the development and growth of the Early
Childhood program, and provide service to the program,
university, and profession.
- Doctorate in Early Childhood Education or related area with a
minimum of 18 graduate hours specifically in Early Childhood
- Early childhood related teaching certification.
- At least three years of full-time teaching experience as
teacher of record at a public or private school with students
from diverse backgrounds.
Demonstrated record of undergraduate teaching excellence as well
as excellent written and oral communication skills.
Proficiency in the integration of technology to support teaching
and learning as well as knowledge of theories and pedagogy
associated with adult learning.
Demonstrated effectiveness in serving diverse student
populations as well as demonstrated effectiveness in
Engagement in professional organizations focused on
serving young children from diverse backgrounds.
Notes to Applicant:
Applications are only accepted online through the UHCL Job
Opportunities website. To apply, please complete the
online application and attach a letter of interest, curriculum
vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, and evidence
of teaching excellence. Reference letters will only be required of
candidates invited for an on-campus interview. Proof of
eligibility to work in the U.S. must be provided as condition of
employment. A background check and the successful pass of a
criminal history record check is required prior to on-campus
interviews. The position will be open until filled, with priority
given to applications received by March 1, 2022. Review of
applications will begin immediately. UHCL reserves the right to
extend the search or not fill the position.
UHCL is currently
a Bachelor’s and Masters’ granting university
with select doctoral programs. Located adjacent to the NASA-Johnson
Space Center, the UHCL campus is set within the scenic Armand Bayou
Nature Preserve, about 30 miles from both downtown Houston and
UHCL is proud to be recognized by the U.S. Department of the
Interior as a member of the Minority Serving Institutions Program
and is an HSI: Hispanic Serving Institution as well as an
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer supporting workplace