Department of Educational Studies, Colgate University

Position ID:Colgate-Department of Educational Studies-TS [#7260]
Position Title: Assistant Professor, Tenure Stream, Critical Disability and Inclusion Studies
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Hamilton, New York 13346, United States [map]
Subject Area: Education
Appl Deadline:2016/12/31 finished (posted 2016/04/28, finished 2016/10/12, listed until 2016/12/31)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Department of Educational Studies invites applications for tenure-stream position in Critical Disability and Inclusion Studies in Education at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning the Fall 2017.

In addition to offering a major and minor concentration program in Educational Studies, we offer elementary and secondary education programs and a Master of Arts in Teaching degree. The Educational Studies Department at Colgate is social-justice focused. All department faculty members are committed to providing a breadth of course offerings to students majoring/minoring in Educational Studies and those pursuing a career in teaching. Therefore, we are interested in receiving applications from individuals who understand the role of Educational Studies at a liberal arts institution and can contribute to the intellectual development of both groups of students.

Colgate strives to be a community supportive of diverse perspectives and identities. Candidates should describe in their cover letter [or other statement] their approach to teaching and/or scholarship in a diverse and inclusive educational environment. Within this statement, we would like to see evidence of carrying out this approach in their teaching, scholarship, and/or service to the community.

A letter of application that addresses the needs and desires outlined above, unofficial graduate school transcripts, current vita, brief statement of a teaching philosophy, evidence of good teaching, and at least three reference letters must be submitted through Completion of PhD or EdD is expected prior to or shortly after the date of hire.

Review of application materials will begin August 19, 2016, and continue until the position is filled. Colgate is a highly-selective liberal arts university of 2900 students situated in central New York. Applicants with dual-career consideration can find postings of other employment opportunities at Colgate and at other institutions of higher education in upstate New York at Colgate University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer; women and candidates from historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Colgate University
Department of Educational Studies
13 Oak Drive
Hamilton, NY 13346

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