Jobs at Alfred

Date Posted:6/3/19
Position Title:Assistant Professor of Education
Location:Division of Education
Responsibilities:Alfred University's College of Liberal Arts & Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in Education to begin August 2019. We seek an Education generalist--prepared to teach in some of the areas listed below--for a growing program in Teacher Education. We seek an educator committed to excellence in the field of teacher education who will help students connect theory and practice in the classroom and who brings a current understanding of pedagogical best practices, with an emphasis on educational technology. This position provides opportunities to mentor graduate and undergraduate students and to expand our programs in Early Childhood/Childhood Education and Adolescent Education.

Responsibilities include:
•Teaching courses in one or more of the following areas:
o Literacy
o Special Education
o Childhood/Early Childhood Education Methods
o Adolescent Education Methods
o Psychological Foundations
o Math and Science Education
o Graduate Literacy Program
• Supervision of student teaching field experience
• Pursuing an active program of scholarly inquiry
• Advising and mentoring students
• Engaging in service to the Education Division, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the University, our community and the profession.
Requirements:Earned doctorate desired, ABD considered (for Instructor rank).
Experience: • Experience in PK-12 classrooms
• Experience with Educational Technology
• Coursework in Special Education and Literacy.
• Work with academically, culturally, and economically diverse learners in inclusive classroom settings

Review of applications will begin July 1, 2019. Send application letter, vita, statements on teaching philosophy and research plans, and three reference letters to Alfred University, Human Resources, One Saxon Drive, Alfred NY 14802; or at the following link: https://alfreduniversity....

Contact: Search Committee, Division of Education, Alfred University, 1 Saxon Drive, Alfred, New York 14802 or email More information at

Alfred University actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee, student or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status, genetic information, military or veteran status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction status, political affiliation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Protected veterans, minorities and women are encouraged to apply.