Assistant Professor of Teacher Education

Colorado Mesa University

Grand Junction, CO

ID: 7063342
Posted: February 3, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

How to Apply: Applicants will be asked to complete an online application by creating a profile and then providing personal and demographic information. In addition, please be prepared to upload a:
Cover letter
Resume or CV
Copy of transcripts for all degrees completed (if your transcripts include a social security number or birthdate, please redact that information before uploading the document. Official transcripts will be required upon hire)
Provide three professional reference including name, relationship, phone number and email address.
Provide three letters of recommendation:
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Direct Inquiries Contact: Robin Hood,

Application Deadline: Open until filled. To ensure consideration, complete applications must be received by 3/2/2020.

Colorado Mesa University’s Center for Teacher Education invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Teacher Education. The person in this position will teach both undergraduate and graduate course work in an educator preparation program. As part of the standard teaching load, two of the semester credit hours are allocated to coordinate programs.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Teaching secondary pedagogy courses as well as science and/or math methods courses.

Coordinate and supervise field-based experiences (some driving required).

Coordinate and recruit for undergraduate/graduate programs.
Maintain an active program of scholarship commensurate with a teacher-scholar model.

Perform student advising duties and service contributions.
Contribute professionally to the undergraduate and graduate programs in the Center for Teacher Education.

Summer teaching may be required.

The standard teaching load is 12 credit hours per semester; some assigned courses may be taught on-line, hybrid, or via distance delivery modalities. Scholarship in the discipline, involvement with advising and service to the department and profession are expected.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.


Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction, Education Leadership, or a closely related field. (ABD with proof of anticipated completion by August 2020 will be considered.)
At least three years (full-time) of grades 7-12 teaching in math or science within the last ten years.
Post-Secondary Teaching Experience.
Experience working with edTPA.
Online instruction experience.
Current teaching license.
Recent scholarship activity


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