Tuesday , March 21 2023

Governors State University For Assistant Professor of Biology Education

Website Governors State University

Job Description:

We seek candidates with outstanding teaching skills, a professional educator license, experience with secondary education programs and accreditation, evidence of a potential for or a distinguished record of scholarship, as well as community service via projects, committee and/or leadership roles. Preference will be given to those individuals dedicated to teaching and mentoring women, first generation university students, non-traditional students, and students of color.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Duties of the successful applicant will include teaching and oversight of secondary science education for the biology and chemistry teacher education programs.
  • This position will involve student teacher oversight and responsibility for accreditation documents; teaching courses in the BS and MS programs in biology (course content may include biodiversity, botany, and/or systematics); and research in science, or science education.
  • Governors State University is the only regional public comprehensive university in Chicago’s south suburban area, serving more than 5,500 students annually.
  • Since its founding in 1969, GSU has offered accessible, high-value educational opportunities to a culturally diverse student body of first-generation students, returning adults, and veterans.
  • We are among the lowest undergraduate tuition in Illinois. GSU offers accredited programs that have earned high praise from national accrediting agencies. In 2014, GSU accepted its inaugural class of first-year students as it transitioned from an upper- division and graduate institution into a regional comprehensive university with a state-of- the-art general education program.
  • New faculty at GSU must demonstrate enthusiasm and ability to work with students at all levels, from first-year to graduate.

Job Requirements:

  • Earned doctorate in Early Childhood 2. Experience in creating online courses 3. Ability to teach on-campus, hybrid, and/or online courses in Early Childhood
  • Education/Education 4. Hold or have held a Professional Educator’s License (PEL)
  • Advanced training in building online courses
  • Quality Matters Certified
  • Experience teaching undergraduate and graduate courses
  • Experience in curriculum development
  • Experience teaching underrepresented students

Job Details:

Company: Governors State University

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Others

Job Location: Chicago, IL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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