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Teaching, Clinical Professor and Lecturer PK5/Middle Childhood Education

Posted: 07/10/2022

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Job no: 500414
Department: Teaching, Curriculum, & Educational Inquiry
Location: Oxford, OH
Work type: Faculty
Categories: Teaching
Status: Full Time
Temporary: No

Job Title: Assistant Teaching Professor

Job Summary:
Assistant Teaching Professor with a background in at least one of the following fields: Teacher Education, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education or Middle Childhood Education to teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses, demonstrate effectiveness as a teacher, provide service to the department and university by supervising clinically-based program experiences and graduate projects, provide service, and demonstrate effectiveness as an academic advisor. Appointment begins in August 2023.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction, Teacher Education, Urban Education, Early Childhood Education, Middle Childhood Education, Education for Social Justice, or closely related to a specific content area subject by date of appointment, and at least three academic years of full-time teaching experience across Pre-Kindergarten to 9th grade in public schools.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Consideration may be given to candidates with knowledge of community and cultural practices, and strategies for promoting justice and equity in teaching and learning; knowledge and experience of teaching in urban, multicultural education, and multilingual populations; engagement with anti-racist, anti-oppressive, culturally-responsive, sustaining pedagogies; healing-centered, project-based approaches (e.g., youth participatory action research); as well as socioemotional pedagogies and practices within early childhood and/or early adolescence. Visionary, cutting-edge, path-breaking pedagogical praxis, teaching collaboration, and effective advising, mentorship, or coaching.

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a 1-page statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service. Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Martha Castaneda at

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Date to Begin Screening Applicants:
Screening of applications will begin September 2, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.


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For questions regarding reasonable accommodations for disabilities, or to follow-up with a request, please contact or (513) 529-3560.

Advertised: 15 Jul 2022 Eastern Daylight Time

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