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Assistant Professor of Education (Specialization in English as a Second Language, Literacy, and/or Secondary Language Arts)

Wartburg College
Job Location:
Waverly, Iowa
Teacher Education

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 (

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.

SALARY: Competitive

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 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 Further information about the College and the city of Waverly is available at: Wartburg College requires a criminal background check for position finalists.

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