Assistant Professor Education – Full time


Website Shorter University

About Shorter University

Shorter University’s mission is to advance God’s Kingdom through a commitment to academic excellence, spiritual growth, Christian leadership, and global service within the context of a biblical worldview. Our motto, “Transforming Lives through Christ”, guides Shorter’s exceptional academic programs, vibrant campus atmosphere, and Christ-centered community.

The Department:

The School of Education offers bachelor’s degrees in the following: Elementary Education, Special Education/General Curriculum, Middle Grades Education, History Education, and Math Education. Graduate degrees offered are MAT: Pedagogy and M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction. Two endorsements are also available: Dyslexia and ESOL. The School of Education has a solid reputation and has been recognized as the top teacher preparation program in the state.

Job Summary:

The Shorter University School of Education invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position with a start date of August 2024.

The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses, online and traditional, primarily teaching elementary education classes with a strong literacy emphasis. The successful candidate should have credentials related to elementary education at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Practical experience, as a teacher and administrator, is also preferred for individuals who can convey experiences into the classroom model. This individual will be a key constituent in the community and be involved in local school partnerships.

Required Qualifications/Experience:

· Minimum Graduate Degree in Education

· Statement of Faith

· A signed commitment of the Shorter University mission and acceptance of the Personal Lifestyle Statement found on our website.

Preferred Qualifications/Experience:

· Doctoral Degree in Elementary Education or related field

· Practical work experience that will elevate academic instruction in the classroom.

· Experience in undergraduate and graduate teaching at the college level.

· Experience with online teaching, preferably in the Canvas learning management system

· Advising college students through their degree plan to graduation

· Knowledge of GaPSC program approval process

Special Instructions to Applicant:

Apply directly through the Shorter University Employment Site by clicking on the button below. Please have all the following required documents in PDF format:

– Curriculum Vitae

– Statement of Faith

– Letter of interest

– Unofficial transcripts

– Professional References

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