Overview

The School of Education seeks qualified applicants for the position of Assistant Professor of Education beginning August 1, 2018. This is a tenure-track position teaching three courses per semester in general and/or special education

One of eight campuses of Indiana University, Indiana University Kokomo is a comprehensive non-residential campus located 50 miles north of Indianapolis in Kokomo, Indiana, a city with a population of about 50,000. Committed to student success and community engagement, the campus serves approximately 3,100 students from a 14-county area in north central Indiana. IU Kokomo has approximately 260 full-time faculty and staff. Associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degrees are offered. Additional information about Indiana University Kokomo can be accessed at http://www.iuk.edu.

Indiana University Kokomo seeks faculty skilled at working with members of diverse cultures and committed to preparing students to be engaged members of an increasingly diverse society.

Indiana University Kokomo is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. This institution is also a provider of ADA services.

Basic Qualifications

Candidates should have an earned doctorate in Education; ABDs who will earn a doctorate within one year of initial appointment will be considered. Candidates must be able to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in an elementary and/or secondary education program and supervise clinical experiences. Preferred qualifications include a commitment to community engagement and student experiential learning and research interests related to P-12 education and/or teacher preparation. Preferred qualifications also include research interests related to P-12 schooling (broadly defined) and/or teacher preparation, and an interest in collaborating with the P-12 educational community. Research with undergraduate students is expected and supported. Evidence of effective teaching, publication, and record of service will be required for tenure and promotion.

Department Contact for Questions

Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to Leah Nellis, Dean, School of Education, lmnellis@iu.edu, or 765-455-9287.

Special Instructions

Applicants should submit: a cover letter which addresses the qualifications described above, a curriculum vita, university transcripts (use “other” to upload), copies of any teaching credentials /professional licenses held (use “other 2” to upload), a sample of scholarly work (use “other 3” to upload), sample syllabi of courses taught, and a list of at least five professional references including contact information (phone and email).

Expected Start Date: 08/01/2018

OAA #: KO2417