Michigan State University(MSU) Instructor-Fixed Term in East Lansing, Michigan
h3Position Summary/h3 The Department of Teacher Education at Michigan State University is seeking outstanding candidates for anticipated fixed-term (non-tenure stream) faculty positions in elementary, secondary, or special education teacher preparation. This is a part-time position (Academic one-year appointment - August through May). Primary responsibilities may be in the Lansing area or at university off-campus sites in the Chicago, Southeast Michigan, or Grand Rapids areas. span style="text-decoration: underline"Responsibilities will include the following:/span Working with teacher interns and their mentor teachers during a year-long internship required for initial teacher certification; Observation, communication, meetings and assessment of each intern#8217;s teaching in accordance with program standards and assessment tools; serving as liaison with P-12 partners, under the direction of an area coordinator; providing high-quality teacher education for interns in individual and small group settings; attending required field instructor and mentor meetings; contributing to program assessment, ongoing program improvement, and accreditation.#160; Submission of records for observation visits, achievements, communications, professional development of interns; ability to handle difficult conversations across various parties. Position#8217;s rank will be at the level of Instructor. Appointment will be for one-year beginning Fall 2020. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.#160; Interested candidates should apply via the MSU job application website at a href="http://www.careers.msu.edu/"http://www.careers.msu.edu//a. h3Required Degree/h3 Masters h3Minimum Requirements/h3 Master#8217;s degree in education or education-related field. Appropriate K-12 teaching experience, commitment to working as part of a team, and excellent communication and leadership skills.#160; Advanced technical skills in either PC or MAC computers. h3Desired Qualifications/h3 Doctoral degree in a related field.#160; Experience in teacher leadership, adult learning or preservice teacher preparation.#160; Familiarity with a range of technology tools, including educational technologies, assistive technologies, and productivity tools (e.g. Google, Microsoft Office). h3Required Application Materials/h3 CV, Cover letter, list of 3 references h3Special Instructions/h3 Interested candidates should apply via the MSU job application website at a href="http://www.careers.msu.edu/"http://www.careers.msu.edu//a. h3Review of Applications Begins On/h3 05/27/2020 h3Department Statement/h3 Michigan State University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Michigan State University is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities. h3MSU Statement/h3 Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.