Sunday, October 23, 2011
job opening in literacy and special education in Michele's departmentMontclair State University currently has a position open for a literacy-special education specialist (no minimum rank has been attached to the opening) within the Department of Early childhood, Elementary, and Literacy Education (Michele's department, actually). The position is a:
Tenure-track position in a vibrant teacher education program with an innovative curriculum for a faculty member with expertise in Elementary Inclusion/Special Education and Literacy. Appointment includes teaching a range of undergraduate and graduate courses for elementary teacher candidates; mentoring/supervising teacher candidates in diverse and inclusive practicum settings; building strong partnerships with schools, school faculty, and communities; and contributing to the department with a strong vision and innovative programs. Position may also include serving as a faculty member in the Ed.D. program in Teacher Education and Teacher Development. Faculty members are expected to be active scholars; develop a significant body of refereed publications; advise students; engage in curriculum development; participate in department, college, and university committees; and teach both on and off campus.
The teacher preparation program at the elementary level was recently ranked 17th in the nation, and it's definitely an excellent place to work. For more on the job, click here. And keep in mind that this is your big chance to work with Michele *every* day... :D