The applicant will be teaching classes in the new undergraduate program that commences in Fall 2021. These will be literacy classes and, if qualified, Digital Literacies and Learning (DLL) classes. The Reading Department has committed to teaching embedded service learning classes in our partner schools, so applicants must be able to teach during the day.
Since this is a fully face-to-face program, and reading courses are usually offered in the morning, applicants must be available to teach during the day. Applications from ABD candidates will be considered provided the individual has extensive teaching, coaching, reading specialist or language arts coordinator experience. An earned doctorate in education with an emphasis on elementary reading or a closely related field is preferred. Additionally, a Michigan Teaching Certificate with the Reading Specialist endorsement is advantageous. Candidates must have three years of experience teaching in public elementary schools. Candidates must demonstrate experience with, and a commitment to, diversity and inclusion. Candidates should have experience teaching university classes in Literacy. Candidates must demonstrate experience with, and a commitment to, diversity and inclusion.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Please apply on line. Submit current Curriculum Vitae, and a cover letter indicating your interest in this position. PhD preferred, but ABD will be considered. In addition, names and contact information for three letters of recommendation must be provided. The application system will contact the letter writers via email and provide them with instructions for uploading. Candidates must demonstrate experience with, and a commitment to, diversity and inclusion.
Internal Number: 20846
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