The Donna Ford Attallah College of Educational Studies at Chapman University seeks applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor of Teacher Education, with expertise in Science Education in their Teacher Education Program, effective August 2018. Chapman University, located in the heart of Orange County, California, offers traditional undergraduate programs in the arts and sciences and select pre-professional and graduate programs. Ranked in the top tier of western universities by U.S. News and World Report, Chapman has gained national recognition with its commitment to excellence through research and innovative teaching. The University is dedicated to enhancing diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruitment and employment. More information on diversity and inclusion at Chapman University is available at https://www.chapman.edu/diversity. The Donna Ford Attallah College of Educational Studies houses both undergraduate and graduate programs in teacher education. At the graduate level, our credential-embedded Master of Arts program prepares K-12 teachers to work with children of varied cultural backgrounds. In addition, we offer an integrated 4+1 credential-embedded program starting at the undergraduate level that leads to a Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction. All credential programs recognize the need to develop teachers who can apply research-based approaches to teaching while maintaining the social consciousness to address inequities in current educational structures. The programs seek to prepare professionals who are forward thinking and envision the world of education in new and dynamic ways. We are committed to providing Chapman University students with a dynamic and intellectually challenging liberal arts-based education that promotes critical social transformation among our students and in schools and society. The Donna Ford Attallah College of Educational Studies offers Master of Arts degrees in Teaching, Curriculum and Instruction, and Special Education, with embedded credentials. Additional information is available at https://www.chapman.edu/education
Chapman University is one of California's oldest and most respected private universities, offering distinguished undergraduate and graduate degrees in the context of a liberal arts and sciences university. For more than 150 years, Chapman University has served as a symbol of educational access and excellence in the state of California. Founded as Hesperian College in 1861 in Woodland, California b...y members of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), we admitted men and women and people of color from our earliest days. Endowed by the Valencia orange magnate Charles Clarke Chapman, the institution changed its name to Chapman College in 1934, and by 1954 had moved to the former campus of Orange Union High School in Orange, California. The college again extended higher educational access when it began offering classes to military personnel at El Toro Marine Base.In 1965, Chapman took undergraduate education to the high seas when it began running World Campus Afloat, the program that would eventually become Semester at Sea, a tradition that continues at Chapman through our world-wide study abroad programs.Since our founding, Chapman has grown into a highly regarded university that attracts high-achieving undergraduate and graduate students from all over the United States, and more than 60 nations around the world.Our mission statement: To provide personalized education of distinction that leads to inquiring, ethical and productive lives as global citizens.