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School of Education

Assistant Professor - Tenure Track (#717)

Summary of Duties

The Marywood University School of Education invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor appointment starting August 2021. The successful candidate will have an expertise in Early Childhood/Elementary Education and Educational Leadership, and a commitment to the values of social justice, respect for others, and education as an empowering force.

Marywood University’s mission is rooted in the Catholic intellectual tradition, the principle of justice, and the belief that education empowers people. The University integrates professional disciplines and an enduring liberal arts tradition to create a comprehensive learning experience. For more information, please visit www.marywood.edu.



Minimum Qualifications: Doctorate degree in the field or related area; Instructional II Teacher Certification in Early Childhood/Elementary Education; and one additional Certification; and K-12 administration experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience teaching within higher education in PK-4, educational leadership, and technology; experience teaching online; ability to teach a combination of early childhood, elementary education, educational leadership, technology and general methods courses; knowledge of accreditation and curriculum development.

Essential Elements

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will teach, advise and mentor at the undergraduate, graduate and/or doctoral levels; supervise various field experiences; participate in service to the department, university, the discipline and local educational community; and engage in research and scholarly activities. In addition, it is expected that the successful candidate will become a fully engaged member of Marywood University’s and the School of Education’s community.

Required Documents

Review of applications will begin February 15, 2021. Submissions must include a letter of application, curriculum vita, and names, phone numbers and email addresses of at least three (3) references. Only electronic submissions will be considered.

Marywood University is committed to being an equitable and inclusive workplace, and we encourage applicants who share our vision to apply. EEO/AA employer.
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