Position Title: Affiliate Faculty member of Integrated Science (non-tenure-track)
Required Qualifications and Education: M.S. in a Science Discipline or Science Education with demonstrated interest and experience in secondary science education and a strong science background.
Preferred Qualifications and Education: Demonstrated experience in secondary science teaching and/or experience in observing and evaluating science educators in classroom settings. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in Chemistry, Geology, and Biology who also have broad science experience. We seek a creative and dynamic educator with a demonstrated commitment to effective teaching and academic experiences with culturally diverse populations.
Responsibilities – Essential Functions: Teaching responsibilities include content supervision of secondary science preservice teachers; modeling effective pedagogy in science content courses for preservice teachers; teaching introductory science courses (some with labs or large lectures) in candidate’s areas of expertise; and other duties as assigned. The teaching load is typically 16 hours per semester. The position requires coordination and collaboration with Integrated Science faculty.
Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Department/Division: Integrated Science Program, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
The Integrated Science Program includes 11 tenure-track faculty and serves ~160 Integrated Science majors (www.gvsu.edu/isci) as well as ~80 secondary science content majors.
Campus: Allendale, MI
How To Apply: Apply online at www.gvsujobs.org. Attach a letter of application, vitae, statements of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information for at least three references familiar with your teaching and experience. If you have questions about the position contact: Dr. Keith Oliver; Integrated Science Search Committee chair (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Application Deadline Date: Review of applications to begin January 9, 2014 and continue until position is filled.
Allendale, Michigan 49401 - (616) 331-5000
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