Assistant or Associate Professor of Education
Title: Assistant or Associate Professor of Education
Date: September 3, 2013
Bridgewater College seeks a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor of Education for a tenure-track position beginning August 2014.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate will teach courses in general curriculum and instruction, the profession of teaching, and assessment. The teaching load at Bridgewater College is a 21 credit hour load across Fall, Interterm, and Spring semesters.
QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must hold an earned doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Psychology, or content-discipline education and a minimum of three years teaching in preK-12 schools. Candidates should have an understanding of assessment and technology to enhance learning. Candidates should have had significant life or professional experience in working with diversity.
GENERAL INFORMATION: Bridgewater College is an independent, private liberal arts college founded in 1880. Located only two hours southwest of the Washington, D.C. metro area, Bridgewater has a total enrollment of nearly 1,900 students representing 28 states and 10 countries. Bridgewater admitted women from the time of its founding and was the first private liberal arts college in Virginia to do so.
Bridgewater offers bachelor of arts and bachelor of science degrees in more than 60 majors and minors, along with multiple areas of emphasis and concentrations, pre-professional programs such as medicine and law, dual degree programs and teacher certification. The College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, with 22 intercollegiate athletic teams. The vibrant 300-acre residential campus includes an equestrian center and is located in the town of Bridgewater, Virginia, near the city of Harrisonburg in the center of the Shenandoah Valley. An excellent school system, healthy business environment, numerous arts and cultural events, the state's lowest crime rate, and a variety of outdoor opportunities and historic attractions draw many to the region.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Jean Hawk, Professor of Education at firstname.lastname@example.org.
APPLICATION: Please complete our online application and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference
DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position is open until filled.
Bridgewater College is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and employing a diverse faculty and staff.