Northeastern State University, History
Assistant Professor/Instructor of Social Studies Education
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Oklahoma, United States|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Instructor|
The Department of History at Northeastern State University seeks a tenure-track assistant professor or full time instructor in Social Studies Education. This position involves a combination of teaching, program coordination, supervision of student interns, individual and program assessment, and coordination of the Region 6 History Day competition. Some responsibilities require travel to public secondary schools in northeastern Oklahoma.
Teaching duties include Social Studies Methods, history survey classes, and potentially upper-level courses in the candidate’s areas of specialization.
While this position will be based on the Tahlequah campus, teaching responsibilities may extend to the Broken Arrow and Muskogee campuses as needed.
Appointment as an assistant professor requires scholarship and service commensurate with a full-time, tenure-track position.
- 3 years teaching secondary grades (6-12) Social Studies Strongly preferred
- College History teaching preferred
- Developing and using assessment instruments for individual and program review preferred
- Supervising student internships preferred
- Curriculum Development preferred
- Knowledge and mastery of NCSS/CAEP standards preferred
- Ability to integrate technology and digital resources into the classroom preferred
- Ph.D. in History or Ph.D./Ed.D. in History Education or related field required for assistant professor rank and eligibility for tenure.
- Minimum of Master’s degree in History or a field related to History Education required for appointment as instructor. Instructorship converts to an assistant professorship following award of doctoral degree in an appropriate field.
- Current or prior teaching certification in Social Studies or History required.
Screening of applications will begin January 31, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.
Anticipated start date is August 1, 2018.
Northeastern State is located in Tahlequah, about an hour southeast of Tulsa, in the heart of Oklahoma’s Green Country and nestled at the foot of the Ozark Mountains. The University traces its roots back to the founding of the Cherokee National Female Seminary in 1851.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae with contact information for three professional references, statement of teaching philosophy, and unofficial graduate transcripts at https://nsuok.peopleadmin.com/postings/4481. Questions may be addressed to Dr. Iain Anderson, Professor and Chair of History, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Northeastern State University is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce as an essential part of excellence in faculty and staff at the University, and complies with Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and equal employment opportunity for VEVRRA protected veterans. NSU actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply for any opening at NSU.
Dr. Iain Anderson, Professor and Chair of History (email@example.com)
|Primary Category:||History Education
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies