Assistant Professor, Social Studies Education, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New York, United States|
The History Department at the State University of New York College at Cortland (SUNY Cortland) seeks to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor with historical training and a demonstrated commitment to social studies teacher preparation and history education. The candidate will contribute to the development of the department's new emphasis on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning of History, including by teaching and collaborating in the department's undergraduate secondary social studies program; teaching graduate courses in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning of History; engaging in outreach efforts with public school partners including 7-12 social studies teachers; and developing a robust research and publication agenda. A doctorate is required by time of appointment, ABD considered. The ideal candidate will have college-level and secondary-level teaching experience and the proven ability to work with multiple constituencies both within and beyond the university.
The History Department has over two hundred undergraduate majors and offers a major in history and one in history with preparation for teaching social studies in grades 7-12. Students are required to take upper level classes in four different areas: U.S, European, Asia/Latin America/Africa/Middle East, and Global/Transnational. In addition, the department has a graduate program where students can earn an M.S. Ed with a concentration in social studies as well as a Master of Arts in History.
SUNY Cortland is a comprehensive college within the State University of New York system and is known for its superb programs in speech-language pathology, teacher education, recreation, parks and leisure studies, health, physical education, and a number of leading liberal arts programs in the natural and social sciences as well as the arts and humanities. Our many programs are designed to support our commitment to civic responsibility, environmental responsibility, international education, professional education and social justice. More than 90 percent of SUNY Cortland's 7,200 undergraduate and graduate students gain hands-on experience through internships, volunteerism, civic engagement and study abroad. Its three schools - education, arts and sciences and professional studies - are committed to excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, service and international education.
The campus is located in the geographic center of New York State and is a half-hour drive from Syracuse and Ithaca and four hours from New York City and Philadelphia. Situated in the beautiful Finger Lakes region, Cortland offers an array of regional cultural and recreational opportunities, as well as affordable housing and excellent school systems.
For application instructions and to apply online go to: http://jobs.cortland.edu. We will begin reviewing applications on November 14th.
The State University of New York College at Cortland is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. The College actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the College.
Please direct questions to Amy Schutt (firstname.lastname@example.org) and materials to Amy Schutt, Department of History, SUNY Cortland, P.O. Box 2000, Cortland, NY 13045.
|Primary Category:||History Education