Harris-Stowe State University is a historically Black institution (HBCU) located in the heart of vibrant midtown St. Louis, Missouri. Harris-Stowe’s beautiful campus is minutes from the renown Gateway Arch, St. Louis Zoo, St. Louis Art and History Museums, Forest Park and other cultural and educational institutions. Harris-Stowe’s diverse faculty and staff provide a wide range of academic programs to one of the most culturally diverse student bodies in the St. Louis region.
The College of Education is seeking applications for a full-time, tenure-track, 10-month appointment in its College of Education. The College of Education is fully accredited and currently offers undergraduate degrees in early childhood, elementary, middle school, secondary education and educational studies. This position reports to the College of Education Dean.
Teach courses in Early Childhood Education, Child Development, and Early Literacy content embedded in Assessment, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies.
Possess knowledge in the area of Common Core State Standards, Evaluation, and Assessment in Education
Assist in the recruitment and advising of early childhood education majors
Possess strong verbal and written skills that will assist the unit in its ongoing accreditation, data collection, and reporting processes.
Pursue a focused area of research and scholarship that culminates in publications, professional presentations, and submission of grant proposals.
Hold active membership in relevant professional associations/organizations.
Serve on committees and participate in official activities at the department, college and university levels.
Possess dispositions of professionalism, competence, reflection, and the ability to work with diverse populations of students, faculty, and community partners.
Operate as a team player and adhere to policy, procedures, and timelines.
Ph.D or Ed.D in Early Childhood Education or Child Development, or related area, from an accredited institution.
Withholds a current teacher certification.
At least five (5) years of experience teaching in the P-12 setting, at the college/university level.
Experience teaching online courses.
Candidates must be prepared to teach day as well as evening and weekend classes.
Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance and eye care options
Receive rich medical premiums
Pension account matched at up to 16.79%
Tuition remission including qualifying dependents
Savings annuity plans
Tax Savings Benefit through Missouri State Employees’ Cafeteria Plan
On-site fitness center
Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time
Review of applications will start immediately until the position is filled. Due to the volume of resumes that we receive, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Salary based on qualifications and experience. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts and three reference letters.
This position starts August of 2017.
Please submit your application and additional documents online at www.hssu.edu. Submit your application using either Chrome or Firefox when applying, as our system works most smoothly with these browsers. Please check to ensure documents are in one of the following file formats: .doc, .docx, .rtf, .txt, .ascii, .pdf, or html.
“Please No Phone Calls”
Due to the large number of applications submitted and the high volume of applicant inquiries we receive regarding the status of applications, we are unable to accept phone calls or walk-in inquiries regarding applicant status.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience.
Harris Stowe State University is a coeducational municipal university centrally located in St. Louis. MO. There are three divisions. The college division provides a program of instruction leading to the degree of B.A. in education. The junior college division offers two-year courses in general, professional, and pre-professional training for residents of St. Louis. The University hosts collaborati...ve graduate degree programs with Maryville University, the University of Missouri-St. Louis and Webster University. The University continues to expand, adding new campuses and buildings as part of its 21st-century initiative to offer opportunities for both undergraduate and graduate students seeking a variety of degrees.