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Adjunct, Teacher Education

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.sju.edu. Complete applications are to include a cover letter, C.V. and contact information for three professional references. This is a pooled position from which Adjuncts will be hired. This pooled position will serve as an electronic file and replace receiving paper CV’s. As openings occur, we will draw candidates from this pool. Saint Joseph’s University is a private, Catholic, Jesuit institution and expects members of its community to be knowledgeable about its mission and to make a positive contribution to that mission. Saint Joseph’s University is an equal opportunity employer that seeks to recruit, develop and retain a talented and diverse workforce. EOE M/F/V/D

Position Information

Position Information (Default Section)

Position Title: Adjunct, Teacher Education
Full Time or Part Time Status: Part-Time, Temporary
If Part Time, hours per week:
If temporary, please provide a start and end date:

Semester by Semester

Job Type: Salaried/Exempt
Position Summary or Faculty Qualifications

Saint Joseph’s University’s Department of Teacher Education has an ongoing need for highly qualified adjunct faculty to staff a variety of courses each semester in both campus based and online formats. Knowledge of Teacher Education and basic PreK-12th grade experience are essential. Professionals with experience in teaching courses in higher education and/or online courses will be given preference. Part-time adjunct faculty may instruct 1 or 2 courses each semester on an “as needed” basis. Online teaching offers flexible teaching hours. For further information about the Department of Teacher Education, please visit our website at http://www.sju.edu/int/academics/cas/teachered/index.html

Duties and Responsibilities:

Adjunct/affiliate faculty are expected to teach a specified course(s), some may be online or hybrid (combined online and campus meetings); prepare course materials; and provide support and guidance to students.

Secondary Responsibilities:
Minimum Requirements:

tbd

Preferred Qualifications:

Preference will be given to candidates who are ABD or who hold the Ph.D., Ed.D. in Education or closely related field; previous teaching experience; willingness to be flexible in class scheduling and engage in “best practices” of teaching.

Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours:
Additional Information:
Position Classification: Faculty
Union: None
Number of direct reports to this position: 0
Number of indirect reports to this position: 0
Department: 233168 - Graduate Teacher Education
Date Open to Internal Applicants: 06/01/2017
Date Open to External Applicants: 06/01/2017
Job Close Date: 05/31/2018
Open Until Filled No
Open to: Internal and External Applicants
Special Instructions:

Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.sju.edu. Complete applications are to include a cover letter, C.V. and contact information for three professional references. This is a pooled position from which Adjuncts will be hired. This pooled position will serve as an electronic file and replace receiving paper CV’s. As openings occur, we will draw candidates from this pool.

Saint Joseph’s University is a private, Catholic, Jesuit institution and expects members of its community to be knowledgeable about its mission and to make a positive contribution to that mission. Saint Joseph’s University is an equal opportunity employer that seeks to recruit, develop and retain a talented and diverse workforce. EOE M/F/V/D

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education you possess?
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • ABD
    • Doctoral Degree
  2. * Please specify your major for the degree(s) you hold

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Which statement best fits your teaching experience?
    • No teaching experience
    • Teaching experience but not at a university
    • Teaching experience at a university
  4. * Please indicate which of the following courses you feel you would be qualified to teach: Foundations of Education; Development, Cognition and Learning; Educational Assessment; Early Childhood Education; PK-4 Pedagogy; 4-8 Pedagogy; 7-12 Pedagogy.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Indicate all areas in which you are PA certified
    • PK4
    • Middle School (4-8)
    • Secondary
    • Reading Specialist
    • Special Education
    • English as Second Language
    • Administrative/Leadership
  6. * Indicate all areas in which you have demonstrated teaching expertise
    • Reading
    • Mathematics
    • General Science
    • Social Studies
  7. * Indicate the number of years of teaching experience you have in K-12 certification areas
    • 0-2 years
    • 3-5 years
    • 6-10 years
    • 10+ years
  8. * Indicate the number of years of teaching experience you have at the college/graduate level
    • None
    • 1-2 years
    • 3-5 years
    • 6+ years
  9. * Indicate your availability to teach (check any that apply)
    • Day-time courses 8 am - 4 pm (classes meet 2-3 times weekly)
    • Late afternoon courses 4-7 pm (classes meet twice weekly)
    • Evening courses 6-9 pm (classes meet once weekly)
    • Online courses
  10. * Please indicate how you FIRST learned of this position
    • Internal Job Announcement
    • Periodic search of the SJU website
    • Employee Referral (Specify name of employee below)
    • On-line Advertisement (Please specify source below)
    • Social Media (Please specify venue below)
    • Email Announcement (Please specify listserv or other source below)
    • Print Advertisement (Please specify source below)
    • Networking Event or Conference (Please specify event name and date below)
    • Job Fair (Please specify event name and date below)
    • Other (Please specify below)
  11. * Per the question above, please specify the name of the venue or place where you FIRST learned of this position.

    (Open Ended Question)

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  3. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Letters of Recommendation
  2. Statement of Teaching Philosophy