Early Childhood Education Faculty (Term Position, open rank)

Location
Fairfax, VA, VA
Posted
Apr 13, 2018
Closes
Jul 03, 2018
Function
Analyst, Research
Industry
Education, Research
Hours
Full Time

Job Category : Instructional or Research Faculty

Working hours :

Salary : Commensurate with education and experience.

Web Announcement :
Early Childhood Education Faculty (Term Position)

The George Mason University College of Education and Human Development is seeking to add a full-time or part-time faculty colleague (open rank, term) in an inclusive Early Childhood Education program focused on preparing teachers, researchers, and other professionals to work with culturally, linguistically, socio-economically, and ability diverse children, birth through age eight, and their families. The Early Childhood Education program prepares preservice teachers seeking licensure in Early Childhood Education PK-3 and Early Childhood Special Education. Individuals with background and experience in community-based early childhood programs are also encouraged to apply. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Masons academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities: The primary responsibilities for this position include coordinating internships, building and sustaining partnerships with diverse schools and community-based programs, developing and supporting university supervisors and mentor teachers, teaching early childhood education courses, contributing to program development, advising and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students, and providing service to the program and college.

Required Qualifications: Required qualifications include an earned doctorate in early childhood education or a closely related field; at least five years of direct teaching experience with culturally, linguistically, socio-economically, and ability diverse children, birth through age eight, and their families; and a commitment to teamwork and collaborative decision-making.

Preferred Qualifications: Preferred qualifications include experience building and sustaining partnerships with diverse schools and/or community-based programs, supervising and mentoring interns, and teaching face-to-face and online university courses.

George Mason University is an innovative and entrepreneurial university in a vibrant area of the country, located just 12 miles from the nations capital. The College of Education and Human Development is a top-tier academic unit as evidenced by national reputational rankings and its extensive portfolio of innovative academic programs and consequential research activities. For more information, visit https://cehd.gmu.edu/about/

Special Instructions : For full consideration, applicants must apply at https://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, CV, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

MasonAd : Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report Up and Coming spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Masons diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.

Equity Statement : George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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