University of Tennessee at Martin — Assistant Professor of Educational Studies in Leadership and/or Curriculum and Instruction (Elementary, Middle, or Secondary)

The University of Tennessee at Martin Department of Educational Studies welcomes applications from diverse applicants for a full-time tenure track Assistant Professor position for graduate and undergraduate teaching in areas of Leadership and/or Curriculum and Instruction, (18 hrs. of graduate course work in Leadership, and/or Elementary, Middle or Secondary Education). Earned doctorate or ABD required for tenure track Assistant Professor appointment. Knowledge and expertise in edTPA and COMP preferred. Prior administrative leadership experience in an educational institution P-16 preferred. Experience supervising teacher candidates in the field (Student Teaching) and teaching at the college or university level preferred. Must have completed a minimum of three years successful teaching in the U.S. in K-12. Candidates should be willing to work with diverse populations at the university and in the school districts. Responsibilities for this position includes teaching a 12-hour semester load of face-to-face or online courses in Leadership and/or Elementary, Middle, or Secondary Education, and graduate courses in other education disciplines. Additional responsibilities may include academic advising, mentoring student research, supervision and observation of practicums or field work, community outreach, service to the department and university and annual scholarship and professional service.

Interested persons must submit an online application at: or and click “Employment” at the bottom of the page. Applicants must attach the following items:

  • Letter of application
  • Current vita
  • Unofficial transcripts for all degrees (official transcripts required upon offer)
  • Three original, current letters of reference

The search committee will begin evaluating complete applications on February 15, 2019 and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified.

The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status. Inquiries should be directed to the Office of Equity and Diversity (OED), 303 Administration Building, Martin TN 38238, (731) 881-3505 Office, (731) 881-4889 TTY, Hearing Impaired, (731) 881-3507 Fax,,