Major Duties: - Coordinate program recruitment, orientation, admissions, assessment and accreditation.- Advise students.- Mentor clinical instructors.- Collaborate with departments within the university and school partners.- Supervise teacher candidates.- Conduct research.- Seek external funding.
Minimum Qualifications: - Earned doctorate in curriculum and instruction or closely related field required by May 2020 from an accredited institute.- Specialization in instructional methods and pedagogy.- 6-12 teaching experience.- Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively across programs and departments.- Experience in and dedication to working in clinical settings and build school-based partnerships.- Experience in the supervision of teacher candidates in field placements.- Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.- Evidence of an established research program and publication record.- Interested and able to teach and develop curriculum in innovative formats (cohort, hybrid, on-line, site-based, etc.)- Willing and able to be engaged at the state and national level.- Willing and able to seek external funding.
Internal Number: 352_57382
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.