Hiram College invites applicants for a three year renewable faculty position at the Assistant Professor rank in Education beginning in the 2020-2021 academic year.
Education is situated in the School of Education, Civic Leadership, and Social Change, along with the Crime, Law, and Justice; Environmental Studies; Political Science; and Sociology programs.
Hiram College, established in 1850 as the Western Reserve Eclectic Institute, is a nationally respected private residential liberal arts college located 30 miles from Cleveland in the historic Western Reserve region of Ohio. At Hiram, close student-faculty interaction and innovation is routine. The College’s distinctive academic calendar, the Hiram Plan, offers students the opportunity each semester for a 3-week intensive course, study abroad/away program, internship or research experience. It is with great excitement that Hiram College is rebranding with The New Liberal ArtsTM, Tech and TrekTM, and five new schools wherein all the majors are housed. It is an exciting time to be a Hiram Terrier!
Hiram College is committed to building an inclusive and vibrant educational environment and the student population is diverse in many ways, including economic background, ethnic heritage, and educational interests.
The successful candidate will teach both Middle Childhood and Adolescent Young Adult English/Language Arts Teacher Licensure coursework, as well as foundational classes for the Education program in both Teacher Licensure and in Hiram’s innovative Educational Studies major/minor. Other content area expertise may be considered. The successful candidate will regularly teach first year writing courses as part of Hiram’s Urgent Challenges Curriculum, as well as other courses within the core, as appropriate and needed by the college.
A current teaching license in Middle Childhood or Adolescent Young Adult English/Language Arts is required. Licensure in a related or different content area will also be considered.
Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and names of three (3) professional references with address and phone number as a single document to HR@hiram.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Questions may be directed to Dr. Jen McCreight, Associate Professor of Education and Director of the School of Education, Civic Leadership, and Social Change (email@example.com).
Hiram College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to excellence through diversity. Hiram does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, or national origin.