Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) of Education

Iona College

New Rochelle, NY

ID: 7066722
Posted: June 5, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Description
The Education Department of Iona College is seeking an individual at the rank of Assistant Professor in the areas of Early Childhood Education, Special Education, and TESOL. The successful candidate will teach courses in one or more of these areas of expertise.

Primary Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be expected to:

Teach 24 credits per academic year, which amounts to four courses per semester
Teach undergraduate and graduate early childhood courses, special education courses, (depending on the applicant's area of expertise in special education), and TESOL courses in a variety of formats (e.g., in-person, hybrid, online)
Advise undergraduate students who are preparing to be teachers
Maintain an active record of scholarship in his or her area of expertise
Foster collaborative teacher education partnerships with K-12 partner schools
Participate in service to the Education Department, Iona College, and the community
Assist with curriculum/assessment development, specifically the development of a TESOL program at the undergraduate and graduate levels

Required Experience
Required Qualifications:

Earned doctorate degree in curriculum instruction, teacher education, or a related field.
Minimum of three (3) years of experience teaching in K-12 schools

Preferred Qualifications:

New York State teacher certifications (educational leadership certifications a plus)
Experience teaching at a college level
Experience with K-12 school and university partnerships
Experience with educational technology
Experience with online learning environments
Experience teaching education foundation courses
Demonstrated commitment to student success and standards-based assessment
Pursuing an active program of scholarly inquiry
Advising and mentoring students
Work with academically, culturally, and economically diverse learners in inclusive classroom settings
Experience/studies in educational leadership a plus

About Us

Iona College, a highly accredited liberal arts institution of academic excellence, seeks to grow our diverse community of learners, scholars and staff located at our scenic 45-acre campus in New Rochelle, just 20 minutes north of midtown Manhattan, and at our satellite program at Rockefeller Center. At Iona we are committed to educating lifelong learners in the tradition of the Christian Brothers and American Catholic higher education. We prepare our 3,300 undergraduates and 600 graduate students with career-ready skills and success in all facets of their lives by nurturing the values of justice, peace and service. Our continued success depends on attracting and retaining a highly motivated, results-oriented and talented team. Learn more about what makes us unique: review our Mission, Vision & Values, our stories in the media and our compelling benefits. Join the Iona College team and partner with us as we Move the World!

Iona College is committed to attracting and supporting a staff and faculty of women and men that fully represents the racial, ethnic and cultural diversity of the nation and our institution; as a result, we actively seek applications from individuals of all backgrounds and beliefs.


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