Thursday, September 12, 2013

TT in Science Education at Georgia State University

Clinical Assistant Professor in Science Education (Log #15-016)

The Department of Middle and Secondary Education is seeking a full-time clinical assistant professor in Science Education.

Responsibilities:  Primary responsibilities for the position include teaching and/or co-teaching science education courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels and providing leadership for online and other degree programs in science education, including facilitating online courses and programs, creating instructional materials, managing online orientations and advising, and administering a capstone project. Additional responsibilities include coaching and supervising preservice teachers in urban schools; advising undergraduate and graduate students; serving on departmental, college and university committees; and participating in professional organizations and conferences.

Qualifications:  Qualifications include an earned doctorate in science education or a related field; expertise in online or distance education; expertise in standards-based teaching; a strong background in current trends and issues in science education; knowledge of and experience with integration of learning technologies; experience in and commitment to working with culturally and linguistically diverse students in urban settings; dedication to new teacher mentoring and professional development; strong leadership skills and initiative; and strength as a researcher as well as a teacher/scholar.

Applications/Nominations:  Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest establishing qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae, official transcript of highest degree earned and three letters of recommendation from individuals within the field of interest to:
Please reference Log #15-016 in the subject line.

Inquiries should be addressed to Dr. Dana Fox at

This position is available beginning Fall Semester, 2014.  However, the position will remain open and applications accepted until filled. Please be advised that should you be recommended for the position, the University System of Georgia Board of Regents policy requires the completion of a background check as a prior condition of employment.

Applicants with appropriate backgrounds may be considered for an adjunct appointment in one of the STEM disciplines.

Georgia State University, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an equal opportunity educational institution and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.