Assistant Professor of Education

Postion Summary

The successful candidate will teach graduate-level courses in an MAT program to both elementary and secondary candidates and across endorsement areas, as well as undergraduate courses in the School of Education.  The position requires engagement with faculty in collaborative work on program and curriculum development, recruitment, mentoring, and advising of graduate and undergraduate students.  Other duties include participation in College governance and continuation of professional development in your area of expertise.  Applicants should show evidence of membership and leadership in professional organizations.  This position reports to the Dean, School of Education, Supervision, and Instruction.

Experience/Qualifications
  • Earned doctorate in education (PhD or EdD)
  • A minimum of five years of experience as an elementary or secondary classroom teacher
  • A minimum of five years of experience in teaching graduate courses
  • Valid teaching license
  • Credentialed to teach in a secondary content area
  • Knowledge of work and experience with Common Core State Standards and Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) Standards
  • Experience with data-driven instructional decision making
  • Teaching experience (face-to-face, hybrid, online)
  • Evidence in supporting teacher/teacher candidates with implementing high-quality curriculum
Application Materials
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Letter of interest
  • Valid teaching license
  • Teaching statement
  • Research statement
  • Three (3) letters of reference
Date of Position Opening
Application Deadline
May 31, 2022 (Review of applications begins immediately.)
Salary
Negotiable
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500 West County Line Road

Tougaloo, MS 39174

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