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## Job Description Summary
The Department of Teacher Development & Educational Studies seeks to hire an advanced assistant professor or associate professor with expertise in elementary science education and teacher education. We are interested in a faculty member whose teaching practice is undergirded by contemporary research within science and elementary education; whose work demonstrates a strong commitment to social justice and diversity; and who is eager to work collaboratively within the department, across departments, and within our university-school partnerships.
Responsibilities: teach undergraduate and graduate courses related to elementary science teaching; develop new courses to advance program delivery; advise graduate students; maintain active research and publication agendas; collaborate to write grants and shape innovative programs; and provide leadership within the elementary program.
Oakland University is a nationally recognized doctoral research institution located on 1,443 acres of scenic land in the cities of Rochester Hills and Auburn Hills in Oakland County, Michigan. The University has 132 bachelor s degree programs and 138 graduate degree and certificate programs. Academics include programs in the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business Administration, School of Education and Human Services, School of Engineering and Computer Science, School of Health Sciences, School of Medicine and School of Nursing.
## Minimum Qualifications
Candidates are expected to have: 1) an earned doctorate in teacher education or a related field, with scholarly expertise in science education; 2) successful teaching experience at the elementary level; and 3) a demonstrated record of accomplishment in scholarship.
## Special Instructions to Applicants
Appointment begins August 2018. The salary for this position is dependent upon qualifications and is accompanied by a substantial benefits package.
Candidates should upload a cover letter describing teaching experience, program leadership experience, and research interest; a Diversity Statement; CV; a writing sample; and contact information of three references to complete the application. Your Diversity Statement should describe your interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion, e.g., through mentoring, pedagogy, activism, faculty recruitment/retention, or research on issues related to diversity and social inequality.
Formal review of applications will begin February 15, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Please direct inquiries to Dr. Anica Bowe, Search Committee Chair, at
## EEO Statement
Oakland University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.
*Requisition No.:* 988719
*Job Category:* Faculty
*Job Title:* Assistant/Associate Professor of Elementary Science Education
*Open Until Filled:* Yes
*Pay Basis:* Annually
*Job Type:* Full-Time
*Open Date:* 01/16/2018
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