The USM Education Department is seeking a full-time faculty member to teach in its undergraduate teacher preparation program and/or graduate education programs and to serve as Coordinator of Field Experience.
The University of Saint Mary Education Department offers several degree programs including: undergraduate teacher preparation programs in Elementary Education and Secondary Education, a Master of Arts in Education with concentrations in Teacher Leadership, ESL, and Adult Education, a Master of Arts in Elementary Education, a Master of Arts in Special Education and a distance learning program – Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT). The USM Education Department values its long tradition of excellence while also embracing innovation in order to prepare teacher candidates to most effectively meet the learning needs of their students.
Teaching assignments will be in areas of expertise at the Leavenworth and Overland Park campuses. The Coordinator of Field Experience directs field experiences which include observations, practicums, and student teaching. Additional responsibilities include working with local school personnel to arrange field placements, providing oversight of field supervisors and teaching responsibilities related to field experiences.
Teaching licensure in elementary or secondary education
Effective communication skills
Earned doctorate degree in field of education
This is a ten month, tenure track faculty appointment available in August 2014. Training will be necessary prior to the start of the academic year. The search committee will begin evaluating applications January 15 and the position will remain open until filled.
Salary and Rank:
Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Submit a cover letter of application that relates your education, teaching, and experience to the qualifications listed. Include current curriculum vitae and three letters of professional or academic references with the names and contact information for the references.
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Dr. Bryan Le Beau
Vice President and Dean for Academic Affairs
University of Saint Mary
4100 S. 4th Street
Leavenworth KS 66048
Direct questions regarding the position to: Dr. Gwen Landever
Education Department Chair, Gwen.Landever@stmary.edu