Visiting Assistant Professor of EducationJob Summary:The Department of Education announces a search for a one-yearposition at the visiting assistant professor rank, beginningAugust, 2019. The successful candidate will demonstrate potentialfor strong teaching in the liberal arts tradition and show apotential for scholarly engagement. Preference will be given tocandidates with teaching and scholarly interests in education, butoutstanding applicants in other fields are encouraged to apply. Adoctoral degree in Education is preferred by the time ofappointment. The department encourages applications from candidateswhose teaching, scholarship, or service would contribute to thediversity of the campus curriculum and community.Qualifications: We seek a candidate trained inquantitative or qualitative methods with a strong commitment tosocial justice who can teach all levels of undergraduate students.We will also consider outstanding candidates in other fields. Thesuccessful candidate will demonstrate potential for strong teachingand research and will be expected to teach a 3-3 course loadincluding educational psychology, social foundations of education,classroom assessment, and electives in the pre-service andeducational studies minor programs.Special Instructions to Applicants: Pleasevisit our website ( submit your electronic application, including a cover letterthat delineates the candidate's area of specialization within thefield of education, curriculum vita, two writing samples, anda statement of teaching philosophy and experience, whichaddresses the candidate's teaching experience, potential courseofferings, and pedagogical techniques. The cover letter should beaddressed to Professor Kaoru Miyazawa, Interim DepartmentChair.In addition, applicants should submit the names and emailaddresses of three professional references. References will becontacted by Gettysburg College via email to submit letters ofrecommendation electronically. At least one of the letters ofrecommendation must address the applicant's teaching effectiveness.After the applicant completes the online application, theprofessional references indicated will be contacted by GettysburgCollege via email to submit letters of recommendationelectronically.All application materials must be received by May 10, 2019 forfullest consideration. Review of applications will beginimmediately. Inquiries can be addressed to Kaoru Miyazawa, InterimChair, at ...@gettysburg.eduGettysburg College, an equal opportunity employer, complies withall applicable federal, state, local laws and regulations regardingnondiscrimination. All qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment and admission. The College prohibitsdiscrimination and harassment, and provides equal opportunitywithout regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, nationalorigin, disability, veteran status, marital/familial status,possession of a General Education Development Certificate (GED) ascompared to a high school diploma, sexual orientation, genderidentity, gender expression, sex, age, or genetic information inall aspects of employment, educational programs, activities, andadmissions. Pursuant to Title IX of the Education Amendment of1972, Gettysburg College prohibits discrimination on the basis ofsex (i.e., sexual misconduct and relationship violence, includingsexual assault and harassment) in all of its educational programsand activities. The Chronicle of Higher Education. Category: Education, Keywords: Education - Assistant Professor Associated topics: b.d., chinese, classics, communication, culture, dance, m.div, theology, thm, victorian
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