The School of Education of Nazareth College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 2019. The School seeks candidates committed to teaching excellence at a comprehensive institution that supports both liberal arts curricula and professional programs, and with leadership experience to potentially move into a program director role. Applicants who will contribute to the college’s commitment to a diverse and inclusive environment are encouraged to apply. The School is strengthening its commitment to preparing pre-service Inclusive Early Childhood/Childhood teachers for effective instruction of all students; addressing the unique needs of students of diverse ability, culture, race, language, and socioeconomic status with an emphasis on inclusive education.
Required Education: An earned doctorate in Education is preferred (ABD will be considered).
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Candidates must be able to contribute to an inclusive cross-disciplinary model and be able to collaborate with urban, suburban, and rural school communities and educational settings.
Candidates must also have experience in preK-6 early childhood and/or childhood educational settings, including teaching certification.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience with administrative/leadership responsibilities related to teacher education program directorship. Expertise in Early Childhood/Childhood Education and Special Education.
Nazareth College, an independent, comprehensive institution with 2000 undergraduate and 800 graduate students, prepares graduates to live and work as leaders in diverse communities through a wide range of liberal arts and professional programs. Nazareth hires faculty who are committed to excellent teaching, mentorship, student success, civic engagement, and who will champion diversity within the campus community and beyond. Nazareth strives to be both diverse and inclusive, addressing issues of power, privilege, and marginalization through curricular, co-curricular, scholarly, creative and support activities. The college is located minutes from downtown Rochester, New York, a city noted for world-class cultural and entertainment offerings and a fast growing innovation economy. Applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged. EOE/AA.