The Department of Teacher Education at the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis, MN invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Teacher Education specializing in Social Foundations and Cultural Studies to begin September, 2022. This is a full-time, limited term appointment.
The University of St. Thomas embraces diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity for all. Our convictions of dignity, diversity and personal attention call us to embody and champion a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. The University is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer (EEO). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. We are committed to building a skilled team that represents a variety of backgrounds and perspectives. This commitment is consistent with our mission: Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good. A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission.
The School of Education prepares transformative teachers and leaders to positively impact students’ lives. The School of Education actively seeks to attract, retain, and develop faculty, staff, and students from all backgrounds to enhance the diversity of the learning community, and to offer our students richly varied perspectives.
Established in 1885, the University of St. Thomas is located in the major metropolitan area of Minneapolis-St. Paul and is Minnesota’s largest private university. Its 10,000 students pursue degrees in a wide range of liberal arts, professional, and graduate programs. A recent study found the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area population grew nearly 8% from 2010 – 2017. Census data also shows that Minnesota continues to grow more diverse, both racially and ethnically, and at a faster pace than in the broader United States.
Successful applicants will join a collaborative, creative teacher education faculty who prepare candidates for initial licensure and advanced certification.
Primary responsibilities of this position will include:
In a Limited Term appointment, a faculty member is appointed annually with a one year contract which may be renewed a maximum of four times. Under no circumstances does a limited term contract convey the expectation or possession of a tenured track or tenure track appointment.
HOW TO APPLY
Apply online at https://www.stthomas.edu/jobs/. After creating and submitting an applicant profile, you will be taken to the job-specific application. Here you will be asked to copy/paste a cover letter, detailing your interest in the position, and upload the following documents to your profile:
Please do not upload any additional documents into the other available fields within the candidate profile at this time. Further application materials may be requested at a later date but no additional materials beyond those requested above are asked of you at this time.
The review of application materials will begin in February, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.
For further information, please contact Dr. Eleni Roulis, Search Committee Chair (email@example.com).
In light of its commitment to create and maintain a safe learning and working environment, employment with the University of St. Thomas requires consent and successful completion of a background screening.
All University of St. Thomas employees must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Limited exemptions will be made for medical and religious reasons. Our offer of employment is contingent upon the verification of your COVID-19 vaccination or an approval through our exemption process of a medical or religious exemption.
The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website at www.stthomas.edu/jobs.
The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer