POSITION: ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF EDUCATION
The College of Education at North Greenville University is receiving applications for a full-time faculty position beginning August 2021. Candidates applying for this position must hold a PhD or EdD in Education. The successful applicant must have a current teaching license and at least three years teaching experience in a public school in the United States. Preference will be given to those who can teach a variety of courses from early childhood through elementary levels. Preference will be given to those with undergraduate classroom teaching experience and an interest in research as appropriate for undergraduates, including incorporation of research into coursework. We particularly invite candidates who will enhance the racial, ethnic, gender, or cultural diversity of our university. Review of applications will begin on January 25, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.
Faculty are expected to integrate their personal faith and Christian worldview into course material,
North Greenville University is a teaching university affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention. Members of the NGU faculty are orthodox Christians who have a strong personal faith in Jesus Christ, are role models in their piety and ethics, maintain active membership in an evangelical congregation, and mentor students academically and spiritually. They are Christian scholars who reflect upon their discipline from the perspective of a biblical worldview and are expected to teach in accordance with, and not contrary to the university’s Statement on Human Flourishing. Faculty are expected to integrate their personal faith and Christian worldview into course materials. All employees of NGU are required to abstain from illegal drugs and beverage alcohol.
This position is a full-time, nine-month position in the College of Education. Education faculty first report to the assigned Department Chair, who reports to the Associate Dean of the College of Education, who reports to the Dean of the College of Education.
Office hours generally should be held during normal academic operations which are Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, and Friday, 8:00 am – 1:15 pm.
Occasional work on weekends and evenings for special university events required.
There are no outside travel responsibilities with this position; however, all faculty are expected to be able to travel to campus for all class sessions and occasional departmental and faculty meetings.
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee. S/he will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties as requested by his or her supervisor.
This position is subject to the university’s background check policy. As part of the application, candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, transcripts, reference letters from two professional references and one church leader. Candidates submitting materials by January 25, 2021 will receive full consideration.
Please submit your resume in the North Greenville University application below.