Assistant Professor of Education (Specialization in English as a Second Language, Literacy, and/or Secondary Language Arts)
DATE ANNOUNCED: December 2021
POSITION: Assistant Professor of Education (Tenure Track; Specialization in English as a Second Language, Literacy, and/or Secondary Language Arts)
START DATE: August 2022
DEADLINE: Screening of the applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Required: Doctorate of Education (EdD, PhD or ABD); at least three years of successful K-12 teaching experience; college-level teaching experience; experience teaching English as a Second Language, Literacy and/or Language Arts; commitment to student-centered learning, teacher preparation, and excellence in teaching; willingness to support the mission of the College and its liberal arts tradition (https://www.wartburg.edu/why-choose-wartburg/).
Preferred: Ability to teach in the elementary education or secondary education core and courses in content areas (reading, ESL, Language Arts); Ability to teach Spanish is a plus; knowledge of and experience with teacher education accreditation standards, and methodology. Experience with assessment processes; experience with student teaching supervision; and successful experience working with diverse populations and in diverse settings.
Teach the equivalent of seven undergraduate courses (typically 3 in Fall term, 3 in Winter term, and 1 in May term) including courses in the professional core and other education offerings or general education courses dependent upon departmental needs and candidate’s qualifications; Co-teach 40 hours in five years of service in PK-12 setting; student advising, scholarship, and service duties as appropriate for the candidate’s appointment.
CONTRACT: Nine-month, tenure-track (potential for summer contracts to carry out special duties or assignments).
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: A curriculum vita, unofficial graduate transcripts, names/contact information for three current references, and letter of application describing your teaching, scholarship, and service experience/interests and how these will support the distinctive mission and institutional learning outcomes of Wartburg College should be sent electronically to HR@wartburg.edu or by regular mail to Jamie Hollaway, Director of Human Resources, Wartburg College, 100 Wartburg Blvd., Waverly, IA 50677-1003. For specific inquiries contact Dr. Rick Snyder at firstname.lastname@example.org. Further information about the College and the city of Waverly is available at: http://www.wartburg.edu. Wartburg College requires a criminal background check for position finalists.