The Marist College Education Department seeks candidates for two tenure-track positions of Assistant Professor of Education to begin in fall 2019.
The education department offers a variety of teacher preparation programs including: (1) elementary education, grades 1-6, with dual certification for students with disabilities, (2) a birth through second grade teacher certification, and (3) 7th – 12th grade certification in seven content areas (English, math, social studies, biology, chemistry, Spanish or French) also with dual certification for students with disabilities. The department offers a 5-year program to both the elementary/students with disabilities candidates as well as the 7th -12th grade teacher candidates for the completion of a master’s degree.
Primary responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate instruction in P – 12 education methods. Supervision of student teaching may be assigned. The expected course load for our faculty is 3:4. Applicants should have an active research agenda that leads to high-quality peer reviewed publications and presentations.
Requirements for the position include an earned doctorate in education or a related field from an accredited university. In particular, we seek faculty with expertise in one or more of these areas: teaching methods in one of the key secondary content areas; special education methods for grades 7-12; and expertise in educational technology for the P-12 classroom. The successful candidate will have teacher certification, a minimum of three years of teaching in P-12 settings, and experience with collaborative partnerships in diverse educational settings. Teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels is preferred. The candidate should have an ability to integrate technology into instruction, and a commitment to alternative methods of program delivery including but not limited to online learning. Familiarity with accreditation processes will be helpful.
Located on the river in the historic Hudson River Valley and at its Florence, Italy branch campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures & The Best 380 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (9th Best Regional University/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. Marist educates approximately 4,900 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees.
To learn more or to apply, please visit http://jobs.marist.edu. Only online applications are accepted.
Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.