Assistant Professor of Education - Graduate Studies
Aquinas College invites applications for a tenure-track position in the School of Education focused on the advancement of graduate-level course work and thesis research.
The successful candidate will have experience teaching in PK-12 and higher education, will be current with regard to research best practices in educational settings, and will be knowledgeable about Michigan teacher preparation and certification expectations. Demonstrated use of educational technology, including online teaching/learning and familiarity with Google applications is expected. Qualified candidates will hold an Ed.D. or Ph.D. in education.
Teaching responsibilities include graduate-level research methods and core education courses at a standard teaching load of 12 credit hours per semester. Additional responsibilities include: maintaining on-campus office hours, advising and mentoring education students, pursuing scholarly research, strengthening relationships with area K-12 partner schools, and participating in departmental and college-wide service.
As an educational community that embraces its namesake’s integration of faith and reason, Aquinas College esteems the Dominican philosophy of education rooted in prayer, study, community and service. Candidates must be willing to support the Catholic Dominican mission of Aquinas College as expressed in its mission statement.
To apply, please submit the following:
1) Cover letter that describes your teaching philosophy
2) Curriculum vitae
3) List of references
4) Statement reflecting on your potential contribution to the Aquinas College mission
Review of applications will begin immediately. Faculty appointment will begin in August 2019.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
Aquinas College is an equal opportunity employer and an inclusive educational community rooted in the Catholic Dominican tradition. Aquinas College provides a liberal arts education with a global perspective, emphasizes career preparation focused on leadership and service to others, and fosters a commitment to lifelong learning dedicated to the pursuit of truth and the common good. Aquinas College values: Faith, Learning, Service and Community.