Monday, September 9, 2013

TT or T at Winona State

Winona State is looking for a physics assistant/associate professor. This tenure-track position requires at least 1 year of 9-12 teaching experience. The faculty member will be highly involved in training future elementary and secondary teachers. The department values effective teaching and PER friendly.

  • Teach the Science Methods class(es) for secondary science pre-service teaching majors and assess the effectiveness of these courses as well as the science teacher preparation programs at WSU.
  • Participate in the teaching of Investigative Science I; an inquiry-based, interdisciplinary science-content class designed for pre-service elementary teaching majors.
  • Teach and develop undergraduate physics courses for both the Physics major and General Education.
  • Develop, conduct, and supervise projects and research activities with undergraduates.
  • Advise and mentor physics majors.
  • Maintain scholarly activities and professional development appropriate for tenure-track position.
  • Provide service to the college, university, and community that is commensurate with expertise.
  • Contribute to student growth and development.
  • Assist in recruiting students to the university and to the physics department.
  • Contribute to accreditation (presently including NCATE and the state Board of Teaching) related to science education programs. 

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