Major Duties: - Teach undergraduate and graduate literacy courses online, on-campus, and hybrid.- Contribute to program development and accreditation processes.- Establish and maintain a rigorous research agenda.- Participate in university, local, national and/or international service opportunities.- Supervise clinical and/or field experiences for pre-service and in-service teachers.- Mentor and advise M.A. and Ph.D. students.- Secure external funding (grants and contracts).
Minimum Qualifications: - Terminal degree in Reading/Literacy Studies in Education from an accredited university.- Equivalent experience required for Reading Specialist/Literacy Coach Certification.- Experience teaching in a PK-12 setting.- Experience teaching in a culturally and linguistically diverse setting.
Internal Number: 352_56788
About Western Michigan University
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic programs to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.