Elementary Education Assistant or Associate Professor

  • University of MN Duluth
  • University of Minnesota Duluth, University Drive, Duluth, MN, USA
  • Sep 26, 2019
Full time Education

Job Description

The Department of Education at the University of Minnesota Duluth is seeking applicants for a position in Elementary Education to begin August 24, 2020. This is a 9-month tenure-track position at either the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor rank, for a candidate with an earned doctorate and an emerging or established record of teaching, research, and service appropriate for level of appointment. The department is seeking a colleague with an innovative research agenda who will expand the department’s work in exciting new directions. Job duties and responsibilities include teaching, advising, research, and service. Required qualifications include a Doctorate in Education or a related field from a regionally accredited university, completed by the start of contract. Commitment to working with diverse populations and fostering diversity across campus.  A record of, or potential for strong research contributions in elementary education or a related field. Preferred qualifications include at least one year of successful teaching in grades K-8.  Additional preferred qualifications include one or more of the following: experience working with and teaching diverse and multilingual populations; knowledge of indigenous pedagogies; experience teaching elementary social studies; experience teaching emergent literacy skills; background in literacy education, including media and critical literacies; teaching experience at the university level; evidence of ability to integrate social justice issues into the curriculum; experience teaching with technology; experience teaching online courses; interest in K-8 community partnerships; experience supervising students in K-8 school settings; history of successful grant writing.

 Applications must be submitted online. To apply for this position, go to http://www1.umn.edu/ohr/employment and search for job opening 333407. Click on the job title to view the job details and application instructions. Complete applications will be reviewed beginning November 1st, 2019.

 The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer.