Tenure Track Position in Secondary Education
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania enrolls approximately 10,000 students in graduate and undergraduate programs. The University is located in the borough of Kutztown in a charming rural setting, and is within 20 minutes driving time of the diverse metropolitan areas Allentown/Bethlehem and Reading, and within 60 minutes of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. The University is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations.
The Department of Secondary Education at Kutztown University invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position beginning Fall 2014. Requirements: The successful candidate will hold a Doctorate in an appropriate area (such as Curriculum and Instruction or Education Leadership), an instructional certificate in secondary school mathematics, and teaching experience in U.S. schools with a minimum of three years of classroom teaching in a middle level or high school setting. Teaching responsibilities may include undergraduate and graduate level courses in education theory and practice. A focus on teaching diverse populations, knowledge of Common Core standards, and awareness of a variety of teaching strategies for student success are required. The candidate must possess a clear understanding of contemporary educational issues and provide evidence of scholarship. A successful interview and demonstration of teaching abilities are required.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vita, official graduate and undergraduate transcripts, a copy of instructional certification(s), and three current letters of professional recommendation to Dr. Patricia Walsh Coates, Search Chair, 238 Beekey Education Center, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA 19530. Only complete application packets will be considered. Review of applications will begin February 1, 2014, and continue until the position is filled. For more information on our program, visit our website at: http://www2.kutztown.edu/SecondaryEducation.
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates. Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.