Assistant Professor

North Carolina Central University

North Carolina Central University

Posted on Friday, July 28, 2023

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Posting Details

Position Information
Working Title Assistant Professor
Position Number 612004
Appointment Type Permanent - Full Time
Tenure Track Yes
FTE 1=9/10 month -Faculty only
If time limited, duration date
Position Overview
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
The NCCU School of Education offers undergraduate, graduate, licensure and professional development programs to train students to become teachers, principals, counselors, as well as serve as mentors to community schools. The School offers traditional, classroom-based instruction as well as instruction via the Internet and teleconferencing. Faculty and staff bring diverse knowledge and experience, provide students with a unique learning experience; teach in small classroom size for easier access to each other and their instructors, and employ the latest technology.

The Department of Curriculum and Instruction is located in the School of Education. It houses undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare professional PK-12 educators for licensure and success in school settings. Programs include early childhood education, elementary education, middle grades education, educational technology, instructional design, special education, and school administration.

Primary Purpose of Position
Teaching campus and online classes in the early childhood education program, student advisement, supervision of practicum and field experiences, participation in school, university and professional service, and scholarly activities.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Candidates will possess an earned doctorate from a regionally accredited institution. Candidates must demonstrate potential for effective teaching in early childhood education; research and service; and activity in appropriate professional organizations and/or societies. Strong interpersonal skills, strong identity as an early childhood educator, and excellent organizational and communication skills are expected.

Minimum Education/Experience
  • Completed Ph.D. or equivalent in Early Childhood Education (or closely related discipline) by position start date (ABD may be considered).
  • Demonstrated record of or strong potential for achievement in teaching, academic research, and service commensurate with experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate and work effectively with others.
  • Experience working with a variety of audiences.
  • Excellent written communication skills.
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills
Licenses or Certification required by Statute or Regulation
Equal Opportunity Employer
North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number EPA02947P
Open Date 07/27/2023
Date desired for closing or initial review
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Date Position Available
Special Instructions to Applicants
The selected candidate will need to submit official transcripts and complete a criminal background check.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Unofficial Transcripts (official required from selected candidate)
  3. Letter of Recommendation 1
  4. Letter of Recommendation 2
  5. Letter of Recommendation 3
  6. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Writing Sample
  4. Other Document
  5. DD-214 (for Veterans Only)

Supplemental Questions

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