Clemson University — College of Education Tenure-Track Faculty: Assistant / Associate Professor

The College of Education at Clemson University invites applications and nominations for two tenure-track positions within the Department of Education and Human Development. These positions have an anticipated start date of August 2022. The successful candidate for each role will join a collaborative and engaged faculty dedicated to fulfilling the college mission through research, teaching, and service. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Consistent with the university’s land grant mission, the College of Education at Clemson is dedicated to promoting the growth, education, and development of all individuals, and to engaging in high quality, applied research, and professional learning. The College of Education is especially focused on serving underperforming schools as well as members of underrepresented, diverse, and marginalized populations.

Advanced Assistant or Associate Professor of Learning Sciences: Quantitative Research Methodologist

The College of Education at Clemson University seeks a 9-month, tenure-track Advanced Assistant or Associate Professor of Learning Sciences. The ideal candidate will have a strong program of funded interdisciplinary research established. While the candidate may have a line of theoretical research in quantitative methodology, it is essential for them to have a line of substantive research that will complement the Learning Sciences faculty’s current research in educational psychology, psychometrics, data science, digital media and learning, and/or child/adolescent development through the application of advanced quantitative methods. Candidates must be able to teach undergraduate courses, develop and teach graduate courses, actively recruit and supervise students in the Learning Sciences Ph.D. program, collaborate with the EHD Quantitative Clinic, support strategic initiatives across the College of Education and the campus, and provide leadership and service at the local, state, and national levels. Strong candidates will be comfortable teaching advanced courses in quantitative or psychometric methods such as SEM, IRT, Multilevel Modeling, and Survey Development. Experience in program evaluation is also desired.

Qualifications

  • A Ph.D. in Learning Sciences, Educational Psychology, or related field.
  • A strong record of scholarship and publication.
  • Established record of significant external grant funding.
  • Experience teaching in higher education and working with diverse student populations.

Application Instructions

Please submit a cover letter that outlines relevant qualifications for the position, research and teaching interests, and a statement describing how you have worked to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in your previous position and how you plan to continue to do so once on campus. Include a curriculum vitae, three sample publications and contact information for three (3) references via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/94957

For questions about the position:

Contact: Faiza Jamil
Associate Professor and Search Chair
fjamil@clemson.edu
Phone: 540-319-1996

Review of applications will begin immediately. Priority will be given to those received by October 15, 2021, anticipated start date August 2022.

Assistant Professor of Literacy: English Language Learner Emphasis (ESOL)

The College of Education at Clemson University seeks a 9-month, tenure-track assistant professor of literacy and language education with an emphasis on English language learners (ESOL). This is a 9-month, tenure-track position with an anticipated start date of August 2022.

Responsibilities include:

  • Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in PK-12 English language learning (ESOL)
  • Teaching in face-to-face, online, and hybrid formats
  • Recruiting, advising and mentoring graduate (MEd and PhD) students
  • Developing a strong area of research and scholarship that informs theory and effective practice in teaching ESOL and other emergent multilingual students as well as scholarship disrupting the challenges that ESOL communities face.
  • Seeking external funding in support of ESOL/multilingual scholarship and teacher preparation.
  • Collaborating on learning, discovery, and engagement activities within the College of Education, across the university, within PK-12 schools, and across the field.
  • Advocating to address structural inequalities imposed upon ESOLs and emergent multilingual students and families.
  • Providing service to the department, school, university, state, and professional community.

Required Qualifications:

  • Earned doctorate in Literacy with ESOL emphasis or related field (Education; Culture, Literacy, and Language; Applied Linguistics/TESOL; Educational Linguistics; Second Language Acquisition; Bilingual/Multilingual Education; or other relevant disciplines)
  • Demonstrated scholarship and publication in ESOL and/or bilingual education.
  • U.S. PK-12 teaching with ESOLs or related experience
  • Experience teaching in higher education and working with linguistically and culturally diverse student populations.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in ESOL/emergent multilingual education foundations and methods in various modalities
  • History of partnership and advocacy in linguistically diverse communities
  • Experience teaching at least three years in ESOL/emergent bilingual students in PK-12 U.S. schools in multilingual, ESOL classrooms
  • Experience in advising graduate students
  • Experience in seeking or obtaining external funding

Application Instructions

Please submit the following materials via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/94958.

(1) letter of application that outlines relevant qualifications for the position, research and teaching interests, (2) a current curriculum vitae, (3) one writing sample, i.e. published articles or book chapters, (4) a statement of teaching philosophy, (5) a diversity statement, and (6) a list of three individual references with contact information

Review of applications will begin immediately. Priority will be given to those received by October 15, 2021, with an anticipated start date of August 2022.

For questions about the position:

Contact: Dr. Rebecca Kaminski, Search Chair
krebecc@clemson.edu
Phone: 864-414-7582

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