Assistant or Associate Professor of Science Education

Position ID: 36225
Augusta University
College of Education
Teaching & Leading
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Job Description: 

Department Marketing Statement

The Department of Teaching and Leading is one of three departments in the College of Education, whose programs are accredited by NCATE/CAEP, the Georgia Professional Standards Commission, and the Southern Association of Colleges and Universities.  The department offers undergraduate degrees in elementary childhood, middle grades, secondary, special education, and P-12 education. Graduate degrees currently offered include the Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Education, Education Specialist and The Doctorate in Education.

Job Information
Job ID: 12780
Position # 00010356

The Department of Teaching and Leading at Augusta University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Science Education.  Preference will be given to professors specializing in science education. The full-time tenure-track appointment begins in August 2018.  Responsibilities include teaching (undergraduate and graduate level education courses), supervising field experiences, advising, engaging in scholarly activity and research, and providing service to the College of Education, the University, the community, and the profession.

Minimum Requirements

Preferred qualifications include an earned doctorate in a science education area or related field and experience teaching (minimum of 3 years of K-12 classroom teaching experience).  College teaching experience and an established agenda of scholarship are preferred.  This position includes teaching courses in science education methods, curriculum and instruction, assessment and evaluation, and/or research methods at the graduate and undergraduate levels.  This professor will also be expected to supervise lab students and student teachers in their field experience classrooms and participate in future program expansions.

Application Procedure/How To Apply

To be considered an applicant for this position you must apply online at (Job ID: 12780 - Position # 00010356).

The review of applications will begin November 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

Please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, Unofficial Transcripts, etc., as one document into the application system.

For information on the position, contact Dr. Judi Wilson, at

Conditions of Employment

All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review.  For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check.

The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree in the form of an original transcript.  Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.

Other Information
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Equal Employment Opportunity
Augusta University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. Also, Augusta University is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.
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CIP Discipline Code: 
STEM; Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Mathematics Teacher Education
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Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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