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Adolescence Education Position

Elmira College is seeking a doctorally prepared candidate for a tenure-track position in Adolescence Education, beginning July 2014.

The position requires doctoral preparation with emphasis on adolescence education, teaching certification in one of the 7-12 areas: biology, chemistry, English, math, and social studies and teaching experience in 7-12 schools. Teaching assignments include undergraduate courses in Foundations of Education, Curriculum Design, Instruction, and Assessment (7-12), and Methods of Teaching (7-12). Some supervision of student teachers may also be needed. Experience in in high-needs schools with diverse populations desirable.

Elmira College, the first college to offer a comprehensive curriculum for women, and home of the Center for Mark Twain Studies, is a small, well-established, residential, liberal arts college in a pleasant community in the Finger Lakes region of New York State.

Candidates should submit (1) a cover letter, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a statement of teaching philosophy, (4) graduate transcripts, and (5) a list of five professional references with names, titles, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mails to: Education Search, Elmira College, One Park Place, Elmira, N.Y. 14901, or personnel@elmira.edu. Inquiries to Dr. Linda Pratt, Executive Director of Teacher Education: lpratt@elmira.edu or phone (607) 735-1911.

Application deadline: Until the position is filled.