Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor

Employer
Miami University
Location
Ohio, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted Date
May 26, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Teacher Education
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Teacher Education: Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor with expertise in one or more of the following fields: urban education, educational foundations, curriculum studies, early childhood/primary/elementary education, middle childhood education, secondary education, TESOL/foreign language education. Successful applicants will be expected to teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses, help support the place-based Urban Cohort program, help facilitate youth participatory action research with partner schools, and advise students seeking the Fostering Just Communities Certificate. Appointment is for the 2022-23 academic year. The position is renewable contingent on performance and funding.

Required: Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction, Teacher Education, Social Justice Education, Educational Leadership, or closely related field by date of appointment, and at least two years of full-time teaching experience in PK-12 schools for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor; master’s degree for appointment as Instructor in Curriculum and Instruction, Teacher Education, Social Justice Education, Educational Leadership, or closely related field by date of appointment, and at least two years of full-time teaching experience in PK-12 schools.

Position is not eligible for H1B sponsorship.

Consideration may be given to candidates with experience teaching or focus in urban, multicultural, and/or multilingual education; knowledge of and experience with multicultural and/or multilingual populations; engagement with anti-racist, anti-oppressive, culturally responsive and sustaining pedagogies; experience teaching hybrid or fully online as well as face-to-face courses; experience with school-university partnerships; and/or experience of integrating critical literacies in the classroom. Scholarly productivity and university teaching experience is highly desired as well.

Submit cover letter and a curriculum vitae to https://jobs.miamioh.edu/cw/en-us/job/500376/visiting-assistant-professorinstructor-teaching-curriculum-and-educational-inquiry-and-urban-cohort. In addition, as Miami University is committed to creating an inclusive and effective teaching, learning, research, and working environment for all, applicants should include a 1-page statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service. Inquiries may be directed to Lisa Portwood at portwoll@miamioh.edu. Screening of applications begins June 9, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.

Miami University is committed to creating an inclusive and effective teaching, learning, research, and working environment for all.

For more information on Miami University’s diversity initiatives, please visit the Office of Institutional Diversity & Inclusion webpage. For more information on Miami University’s mission and core values, please visit the Mission and Core Values webpage. 

Miami University, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.  Miami University prohibits harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of sex/gender (including sexual harassment, sexual violence, sexual misconduct, domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking), race, color, religion, national origin (ancestry), disability, age (40 years or older), sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, status as a parent or foster parent, military status, or veteran status in its recruitment, selection, and employment practices. Requests for all reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to ADAFacultyStaff@miamioh.edu or 513-529-3560.

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