The College of Arts, Letters and Education invites applications for a special faculty/Lecturer position in the Department of Education, to serve as an Education Field Supervisor, begining mid-September, 2018.
The Education Program is seeking a colleague with a strong commitment to students, collegiality, and outside partnerships. The faculty member hired for this position will be welcomed into an academic community dedicated to cultural diversity, community engagement, and social justice.
The individual selected for this position will:
Evaluate and mentor Education candidates in the field using criteria based on best practices
Provide oral and written feedback to Education candidates.
Support Education candidates in providing instruction that aligns with state standards and meets students' needs.
Maintain regular and effective communication with colleagues, candidates, administrations and participating teachers.
Teach undergraduate courses in Education as needed.
Must have reliable transportation.
Participate in regular faculty meetings.
Participate in ongoing program approval, accreditation and assessment efforts.
Serve as an ambassador from EWU to school partners.
Faculty are expected to engage in effective teaching and assessment of student learning. Additionally, the candidate selected for this position may be expected to teach face-to-face classes, hybrid or blended classes and/or online classes according to the needs of the department, if needed.
Screening of applications will begin December 1, 2017. All materials will be held in strictest confidence; references will not be contacted until candidates have been notified.
About Eastern Washington University
Eastern is a regional, comprehensive university located in Cheney, 20 minutes from downtown Spokane. In addition to Eastern's Cheney campus, we also offer our Riverpoint campus in Spokane, plus additional teaching/learning centers located in other cities throughout Washington State. Enrollment has reached over 12,000 students. The Cheney-Spokane area is the heart of the Inland Northwest, with excellent restaurants, theater, shopping, skiing, hiking, lakes, a choice of living in a medium-sized city or a small town, and high quality schools and housing.
Eastern Washington University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings and to strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Eastern Washington University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.
Conditions of Employment
The required start date for this position is 09/14/2018. To be considered eligible for appointment into the position, applicants must be available and able to start in the position no later than 09/14/2018.
Candidates are required to use their own transportation to get to and from schools. Washington State mileage reimbursement will apply.
Master's in Education or BA with National Board Certification (Degree required by start date of 9/14/2018)
At least 3 years' teaching experience in K-12 Education or extensive commensurate experience in K-12 education
Experience supervising and/or evaluating instructional coaching with adult learners, peers or candidates in the field
Experience and/or education which demonstrates knowledge of data driven instruction with positive impact on P-12 student learning
Demonstrated ability to apply a culturally responsive and flexible approach that is supportive to the diverse needs, including universal accessibility, of our students, faculty, staff and the public.
National Board Certification (required if the candidates does not have a Master's in Education), or Administrative Credentials
Professional development in or experience with instructional coaching
Experience serving as a faculty member in higher education in a Department of Education
Experience mentoring teacher candidates in the Teacher Education Program
Interest or experience in teaching college level courses
Eastern Washington University is a regional, comprehensive public university located in Cheney, Washington. Home to over 12,000 students, Eastern offers more than 100 fields of studies, nine master’s degrees, one applied doctorate, one educational specialist degree, and 11 graduate certificates. The university offers an exceptional learning environment that offers hands-on, real-world learning op...portunities. Eastern offers a comprehensive liberal arts curriculum, which prepares students to succeed in the competitive job market. Students at Eastern receive a traditional, yet unique college experience.