Gannon University’s College of Humanities, Education, and Social Sciences invites applications for a nine-month, tenure-track position of Associate Professor and Coordinator of Graduate Education Programs for the School of Education to begin June 2020.
Responsibilities include the development and maintenance of:
- Online Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction Program
- PA Certification Programs for PreK-12 Principal, Director of Curriculum and Instruction, and Superintendent
- Academic Partnerships with school districts and educational institutions
- Online Elective Act 48 Program
- School Embedded Act 45 Program.
Release time of 12 credits annually and a summer stipend are provided.
The successful candidate will be proficient in teaching, curriculum development, and advising graduate students and will prepare motivated students intellectually, professionally and personally.
Requirements include an earned doctorate in Education, certification or certification-eligible as a principal and/or superintendent in the State of Pennsylvania, experience as a PreK-12 administrator, and experience with online teaching. Experience with higher education teaching and administration, and understanding of state education department regulations preferred. Qualified candidates are expected to have a scholarly background in keeping with the Boyer Model of Scholarship and meeting the University’s requirements for Associate Professors. Candidates must support and promote the University’s inclusive Mission, its Catholic identity, and its liberal arts and professional education traditions.
Gannon University is a Masters L institution committed to student-centered learning, with an emphasis on professional education integrated with liberal-learning student outcomes. Gannon is located in the heart of downtown Erie, Pennsylvania, along the shores of Lake Erie and close to businesses, organizations and government agencies that are active partners in helping our students receive a hands-on education. Erie is a major tourist destination boasting 11 beaches, a wide variety of seasonal activities, professional sports teams, a professional symphony, multiple venues for live theater and music, and many other entertainment options. Pittsburgh, Cleveland, and Buffalo are within a two-hour drive.
Gannon University seeks excellence through inclusiveness and invites women and members of underrepresented groups to apply. For more information about Gannon visit www.gannon.edu. Gannon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Application Procedure: Submit a cover letter, C.V., evidence of effective teaching methods and productive scholarship in your respective field, and the contact information for three professional references to Gannon University Job Postings. A review of applications will begin immediately and this position will remain open until filled. The finalist will be required to submit an original transcript from the institution awarding his/her terminal degree. References will not be contacted without prior notification to the applicants.