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Visiting Assistant Professor of Education and Youth Studies[]

Beloit College, Wisconsin[]

Description

The Department of Education and Youth Studies at Beloit College in Beloit, Wisconsin invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position (non-tenure track) beginning in Fall of 2022.  The position requires teaching two or more sections of one or two introductory foundations of education courses, two sections of a teaching practicum course, and one section of a research methods course.  The teaching load is 3-3.

Qualifications:  PhD., Ed.D. or ABD in education. Teaching experience in US K-12 schools is preferred.  Commitment to, and excellence in undergraduate teaching is required.

We invite applicants to demonstrate in their letter of application how they can contribute to the department’s core mission of social justice education by adding to both its teacher education and non-certification program. We encourage applicants to discuss in their letter of application how their previous professional and academic experiences might contribute to or strengthen a department committed to preparing teachers and educators working in the broad field of educational services for the increasingly diverse classroom and society our graduates will encounter.

Because equity and inclusion are central to our students’ liberal education and vital to the thriving of all members of our residential learning community, Beloit College aspires to be an actively anti-racist institution. We recognize our aspiration as ongoing and institution-wide, involving collective commitment and accountability. We welcome employees who are committed to and will actively contribute to our efforts to celebrate our cultural and intellectual richness and be resolute in advancing inclusion and equity. We encourage all interested individuals meeting the criteria of the described position to apply.

Located in a diverse community close to Madison, Milwaukee, and Chicago, Beloit is a selective undergraduate liberal arts college that attracts students from across the United States and the world. The college emphasizes excellence in teaching, learning beyond the traditional classroom, international perspectives, and collaborative research among students and faculty. It is recognized as one of the Colleges That Change Lives.

To apply, candidates should include: a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a one-page statement of teaching philosophy, two recent letters of recommendation, and other supporting materials you would like for us to consider. Submit materials via Beloit College’s job application portal, https://www.beloit.edu/live/profiles/5730-visiting-assistant-professor-education-and-youth . Review of applications begins on Jan 25th and continues until the position is filled.  If you have questions about the search, you may contact the Chair of the department, Dr. Jingjing Lou, at louj@beloit.edu


Director of Teacher Education/ Adjunct Assistant Professor of Education & Youth Studies[]

Beloit College, Wisconsin[]

Description

The Department of Education and Youth Studies at Beloit College in Beloit, Wisconsin, invites applications for a full-time (11-month) Director of Teacher Education/Adjunct Assistant Professor of Education and Youth Studies position beginning in Fall of 2022. This long-term faculty/administrative staff hybrid position requires teaching 4-5 courses per year including one language and literacy methods course, and other courses needed by the program, advising students, and placing and supervising student teachers. This position also supports the department’s ongoing maintenance and the renewing of its teaching licensure program with the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, and strengthens the department’s partnerships with other campus organizations and regional partners such as the local school districts.

Qualifications:

  1. Minimum of Masters in Education; Ph.D., or Ed.D. preferred.
  2. At least three years teaching experience in language and literacy in U.S.-based K-12 schools.
  3. Extensive community-based work with diverse groups preferred.

We invite applicants to demonstrate in their letter of application how they can contribute to the department’s core mission of social justice education by adding to its program. We encourage applicants to discuss in their letter of application how their previous professional and academic experiences might contribute to or strengthen a department committed to preparing teachers and educators working in the broad field of educational services for the increasingly diverse classroom and society our graduates will encounter.

Because equity and inclusion are central to our students’ liberal education and vital to the thriving of all members of our residential learning community, Beloit College aspires to be an actively anti-racist institution. We recognize our aspiration as ongoing and institution-wide, involving collective commitment and accountability. We welcome employees who are committed to and will actively contribute to our efforts to celebrate our cultural and intellectual richness and be resolute in advancing inclusion and equity. We encourage all interested individuals meeting the criteria of the described position to apply.

Located in a diverse community close to Madison, Milwaukee, and Chicago, Beloit is a selective undergraduate liberal arts college that attracts students from across the United States and the world. The college emphasizes excellence in teaching, learning beyond the traditional classroom, international perspectives, and collaborative research among students and faculty. It is recognized as one of the Colleges That Change Lives.

To apply, candidates should include: a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a one-page statement of teaching philosophy, two recent letters of recommendation, and other supporting materials you would like for us to consider. Submit materials via Beloit College’s job application portal https://www.beloit.edu/live/profiles/5733-director-of-teacher-educationadjunct-assistant. Review of applications begins on Feb 1, 2022, and continues until the position is filled.  If you have questions about the search, you may contact the Chair of the department, Dr. Jingjing Lou, at louj@beloit.edu.

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