Opening: Partner Organization: Faculty Position - Department of Education at Waynesburg University
POSITION AVAILABLE: The Department of Education seeks applicants for a full-time, tenure track faculty member to teach courses with an emphasis upon teacher preparation in the areas of educational technology, secondary math and science. The position begins August 2018. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled and will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
SALARY/RANK: Salary and rank commensurate with qualifications and experience.
QUALIFICATIONS: Completed doctorate preferred or working toward a doctorate in educational technology or a related field. Candidate must have experience with educational technology integration and STEM education, while demonstrating a passion for the mission of the department. A minimum of five years teaching experience in K-12 technology education, secondary math or science with active public school teaching certification(s) in 7-12 math or science and Instructional Technology Specialist certification is preferred. Supervision of student teachers is expected.
As a Christian University, Waynesburg University hires as full-time faculty only persons who profess faith in Jesus Christ and demonstrate that faith in a manner consistent with the mission. The successful candidate must demonstrate a strong commitment to that faith, through his/her professional responsibilities, relationships and mentoring of students.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate will teach twelve credit hours per semester in the area of educational technology integration, secondary math and science, and other teacher preparation courses as background and curricular needs dictate. In addition, the individual will be expected to perform normal teaching duties at the college level including advising at the undergraduate level; mentoring and supervising student teachers and field experiences; developing, reviewing and revising curriculum; participating in service to the University, the discipline and the local educational community.
THE UNIVERSITY: Waynesburg University is a Christian higher education institution offering undergraduate and graduate programs both on the Waynesburg Campus and in three adult centers in the Pittsburgh region. Directed by its Christian values, the University provides opportunities for scholarship, leadership and service to all of our students through an academic foundation for life-long learning and compassionate contribution to others. Special care is taken to employ people who embody the values and perspectives of the institution in their teaching, their personal lives, and their relationships with students. Serving more than 2,300 students, the University is guided by a sound strategic vision and has served as a leader in service-learning, technology applications and student-centered learning among higher education institutions. The Waynesburg campus is located one hour from Pittsburgh. Waynesburg University is a member of the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities (APCU). For further information on APCU, please refer to presbyteriancolleges.org.
APPLICATION PROCESS: Send resume/cv and letter of interest, along with a written statement that articulates the relationship between the candidate’s profession and his/her Christian faith, and names/addresses/phone numbers of five references. Include transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable initially). Apply to the Human Resources Office, Waynesburg University, 51 West College Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Location: Waynesburg University
For more details on this position, please review the full job description for this position.