Oakland University — Assistant Professor in PK-12 Science Education

Join innovative faculty in the School of Education and Human Services at Oakland University. We invite applications for a PK-12 science teacher educator at the rank of assistant professor. We seek an individual with expertise in science education and teacher education.

Candidates are expected to have:

  1. an earned doctorate degree in teacher education or a related field, with scholarly expertise in science education;
  2. recent successful teaching experience at the PK-12 level; and
  3. a demonstrated record of potential for accomplishment in scholarship.

Applicants who have engaged in and apply science teaching practices and have an interest in practice-based teacher preparation and school-university partnerships are particularly encouraged to apply. We value candidates who can work collaboratively across department and institutional boundaries and participate in sustained engagement with local PK-12 schools and organizations. Candidates must demonstrate evidence of work in and a commitment to diversity and inclusion in education.

Responsibilities: teach undergraduate and graduate courses in science teaching; develop new courses to advance program delivery; work collaboratively to implement a clinically-rich teacher preparation program; advise graduate students; maintain active research and publication agendas; collaborate to write grants; and engage in innovative program design.

Minimum Qualifications: Candidates are expected to have an earned doctorate degree in teacher education or a related field. ABD will be considered if the degree is completed before the start date.

Apply Now: https://jobs.oakland.edu/postings/20001