Lecturer – Literacy Education

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first_imgRequirements:Required Qualifications: master’s degree in literacy education,curriculum and instruction, or a related field in teachereducation; teaching certification within B-6 or 5-12 education;teaching experience in B-12 educational settings.Preferred: PhD or EdD (ABD considered) in literacy education,curriculum and instruction, or a related field in teachereducation; expertise in pre- and in-service teacher education;teaching experience in both undergraduate and graduate education;specialization/expertise in literacy education (B-6, 5-12), readingteacher/literacy classroom experience, pre-service teachereducation methods courses, diverse linguistic systems, earlychildhood education (B-2) or other related areas; experienceworking with first generation college students; experience workingwith diverse populations and/or teaching pedagogies, and/ormulticultural teaching experience. Additional Information:For other employment and regional opportunities, please visit ourwebsite at: https://suny.oneonta.edu/about-oneonta/employment.Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by theExecutive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, thatan applicant for employment provide his or her currentcompensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time asthe applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment withcompensation. If such information has been requested from youbefore such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of EmployeeRelations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at [email protected] Oneonta values a diverse college community. Please visit ourwebsite on diversity at: https://suny.oneonta.edu/diversity . Moreover, theCollege is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women,persons of color, persons with disabilities, and protected veteransare encouraged to apply. About SUNY Oneonta:SUNY Oneonta is a public college in Central New York, enrollingabout 6,500 students in bachelor’s, master’s, and graduatecertificate programs. Most of SUNY Oneonta’s main campus lieswithin the City of Oneonta, which is located in the northernfoothills of the Catskill Mountains, about a four-hour drive fromNew York City, Boston and Philadelphia. With a population just shyof 14,000, the City of Oneonta is the largest municipality in arural region dominated by agriculture and tourism.Known as an exemplary residential campus that values inclusion,service and sustainability, SUNY Oneonta is a nurturing communitywhere students grow intellectually, thrive socially, and livepurposefully. Employees give SUNY Oneonta high marks for work/lifebalance and culture. The college’s indeed.com and glassdoor.comratings are 4.5 and 4.1, respectively.Beyond campus, many residents enjoy the natural beauty of theCatskills. Outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, and runningare among the most popular. Several ski areas nearby typicallyoperate for seasons lasting over 100 days beginning in lateNovember or early December. During the summer, boating, swimming,and other water sports are popular on lakes throughout theregion. Job Description:The Department of Elementary Education and Reading at the StateUniversity of New York College at Oneonta invites applications fora non-tenure track position as Lecturer in Literacy Education or arelated focus beginning Fall 2021. Expectations include but are notlimited to teaching within several of the programs in theDepartment, student advisement, continuing professionaldevelopment, and engaging in clinically-rich teaching experiences.We welcome applications from candidates who are skillful at workingin a pluralistic society and whose practice aims to cultivate aninclusive teacher educator workforce, able to build oncross-disciplinary frameworks/approaches and are interested ininnovation and collaboration.With almost 1,100 students and ten full-time faculty members, theElementary Education and Reading Department offers a rich anddiverse learning experience in an intimate setting for itsundergraduate program. Our Department also houses two onlineGraduate Literacy Programs ( https://suny.oneonta.edu/elementary-education-and-reading/majors-programs/literacy-education) that have grown exponentially in recent years. The Department hasa strong history of excellence in teaching, developing richfield-based programmatic experiences for teacher educationundergraduates, and building college and community partnerships. Tolearn more about the College and the Department, please visithttps://suny.oneonta.edu/ and https://suny.oneonta.edu/elementary-education-and-reading.Duties include, but are not limited to: online and/or face-to-faceteaching literacy education/methods courses in both graduate (B-12)and undergraduate teacher education programs (B-6), generaleducation courses, methods of differentiated curriculum andassessment and literacy methods courses, and courses focuseddiversity and equity in teacher education. Successful candidatesmust demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching and collaborationand will also be expected to contribute to growing and evolvingprograms in a variety of capacities including but not limited tocurriculum development and innovation, collaborating withcolleagues on programmatic structural revisions and programevaluation, instructional design, and working closely withundergraduate and graduate students. Candidates are also expectedto teach courses outside their area of expertise based on needs ofthe department. The ideal candidate will share the Department ofElementary Education and Reading’s commitment to teaching thatadvances social justice and equity, positively impacts the field,and fosters community and collegial relationships both within SUNYOneonta and within communities in the broader Catskill Mountainsregion. Application Instructions:To apply online go to: http://oneonta.interviewexchange.com/candapply.jsp?JOBID=127680. Please upload a curriculum vitae, letter of interest, statementof teaching experience and philosophy, and copies of transcripts(official required at time of appointment). The committee welcomesup to two supplemental documents, such as syllabi, scholarlyarticles/writing sample, sample teaching materials. Contactinformation for three professional references is required.last_img read more