Instructor of Education Foundations
The University of South Carolina Upstate is a positive, diverse, and empowering institution for motivated, success-minded students who want to be challenged academically, supported personally, and pushed to the boundaries of their potential in an opportunity-rich environment. Because the University of South Carolina Upstate is proud of its student body, we seek to attract a diverse applicant pool.
The College of Education, Human Performance and Health and the University of South Carolina Upstate invites applications for Instructor of Education Foundations. This is a 9-month, non-tenure-track position with a start date of August 16, 2024. This selected candidate will teach various courses which serve our Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle, Secondary, Physical Education and Special Education programs. The successful candidate will join a team of teachers and researchers working collaboratively to develop teacher candidates’ knowledge, skills, and dispositions in PK-12 schools. Candidates who are knowledgeable of educational policies and trends that influence the education of students both statewide and nationally are encouraged to apply. The College’s faculty is committed to working collegially with staff and stakeholders from diverse backgrounds.
Minimum Qualifications: Masters degree in Education with an emphasis in educational foundations, human development, curriculum and instruction, or a related field from a regionally accredited institution is required. A minimum of three (3) years teaching experience in PK-12th grade classrooms is required. A successful background check is required.
Preferred Qualification: Candidates with the following qualifications are preferred: Ph.D. or Ed.D. in an education-related field from a regionally accredited institution; At least five (5) years of teaching experience in PK-12th grade classrooms; Demonstrable expertise in the implementation of various educational technologies; At least one (1) year of experience teaching at the undergraduate level and working with pre-service teachers.
For a complete job description and to apply, go to https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/156006
Dr. Tina Herzberg
College of Education, Human Performance and Health
Department of Education
University of South Carolina Upstate
800 University, Spartanburg, SC 29303
Phone: (864) 503-5572
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