The┬áDepartment of Education is pleased to announce an opening for a Tenure Track Assistant Professor in the area of Early Childhood Education to start September 1, 2019. Within the context of the University Mission, Salve’s Teacher Education Programs develop in students a desire to seek wisdom and to promote universal justice. Preference will be given to applicants who possess a Ph.D./Ed.D. in Early Childhood Education and/or Curriculum and Instruction. Candidates should demonstrate effective experience in Supervision, teaching PreK-3, and a commitment to culturally responsive teaching. The successful candidate will teach courses in curriculum methods (math, science, social studies, etc), participate in relevant clinical field experiences, and collaborate with department faculty. The successful candidate will develop a strong research program that involves undergraduate students.


The successful candidate must have an earned Ph.D./Ed.D., preferably in the area of Early Childhood Education (PreK-3) and/or Curriculum and Instruction, and teaching experience in a Pre-K-3 setting.

Candidates must be strongly committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching, mentoring, and developing a program of independent research that includes mentoring students engaged in undergraduate research.

The ability to communicate effectively in speaking and writing, to use technology in teaching and learning, and to work collaboratively is essential.

Knowledge of the accreditation process in teacher education is a benefit.

Additional Information:

Salve Regina University offers generous benefits to eligible employees including:

  • health and dental coverage
  • life insurance
  • long-term disability
  • 403B plan
  • tuition benefits and more

Salve Regina University strives to provide equal opportunity in employment and education to all employees, students and applicants. No employee, student or applicant shall be discriminated against or harassed on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, age, marital or parental status, military or veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected by applicable federal or state law, in the administration of Salve Regina’s employment policies, education policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other University administered programs. In accordance with Title IX, it does not discriminate on the basis of sex in any of its educational programs or activities. Salve Regina is also committed to making its programs and campus accessible to its visitors and compliant will all applicable non-discrimination laws.

Application Instructions:

Applicants must apply online for any open staff and faculty positions by providing a cover-letter and resume. Pre-employment background checks and reference checks are required of successful candidates. Salve Regina University participates in E-verify.