Assistant Professor in Elementary Literacy Education

Illinois State University in Illinois

Date Posted November 25, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Employment Type Full-time

Assistant Professor in Elementary Literacy Education

Illinois State University, School of Teaching and Learning, is pleased to announce a nine month, tenure-track position in elementary education at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will commence on August 16, 2014. The primary assignment will be teaching undergraduate literacy education courses to elementary education majors, with the potential to teach graduate literacy courses.
Successful candidates will have a terminal degree or ABD in literacy or a related field, with a completion date prior to appointment, a minimum of 3 years teaching experience in Grades 1-6, and demonstrated potential for scholarly research.

Initial review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To assure full consideration and for a complete listing of posting details and qualifications, please complete an online application for posting number 0705655 at and additionally submit the following by December 9, 2013: 1) a cover letter outlining how your abilities and experiences meet the required and preferred qualifications, 2) a list of five references (specifically names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses), and 3) a curriculum vitae. Please send all materials (hard copies or electronic files are acceptable) to: Mrs. Francess Harris, Office Manager, School of Teaching & Learning, Campus Box 5330, Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61790-5990, or

Illinois State is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action University Encouraging Diversity.

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