CANADA

Tenure-track Assistant Professor, Faculty of Education

Winnipeg - Manitoba (MB),

University of Winnipeg

Job Description:

Elementary Years (K-8) Science

The Faculty of Education at the University of Winnipeg offers a 5-year integrated program that emphasizes a collaborative and interdisciplinary approach to teacher education. The Faculty of Education also offers an After-degree program. In keeping with its mandate, the program also provides additional focus on the preparation of teachers to meet the needs of urban and inner-city students. The Faculty of Education invites applications for a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Science Education. Subject to final budgetary approval, this appointment is effective July 1, 2020. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants must have a commitment to teaching and community service.

This position is in the area of elementary years (K-8) science education. The successful candidate should hold (or be well on the way to completing) a Ph.D., in the sciences or science education, and should have experience in university settings teaching courses focused on curriculum, instruction, and assessment in the area of elementary science education in a certification program in teacher education. In addition, experience teaching elementary science (K-8) in school settings would be an asset.

The University of Winnipeg is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion and recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research environments, and is essential to academic and institutional excellence. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals and encourage women, members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity to confidentially self-identify at time of application. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Applicants are requested to submit a complete application that will include:

  • a cover letter
  • a current curriculum vitae
  • three references

Applicants must submit all of the above materials through The University of Winnipeg’s online recruitment system (https://www.northstarats.com/University-of-Winnipeg). Additional information about The University of Winnipeg is available at www.uwinnipeg.ca

Thank you to all who apply. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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