The Department of Education at Nebraska Wesleyan University (NWU) seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Secondary Education to begin August 2022. The successful candidate should be a culturally proficient educator who is dynamic, team-oriented, and possesses a passion for teaching, facilitating student learning, and collaboration within the department and the university at-large. This is a full-time, 9-month position with teaching responsibilities in both the undergraduate program.
Nebraska Wesleyan University Education Department Vision Statement
To be the premier educational institution for training successful, culturally proficient educators
Nebraska Wesleyan University Education Department Mission Statement
Providing exemplary undergraduate and graduate programs, comprised of classes taught by talented and caring faculty, for students committed to becoming effective educators, serving their communities, and persisting in lifelong learning
NWU offers a competitive wage and comprehensive benefits plan including Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, Disability benefits, Retirement, and 100% tuition discount for dependents after one year of service among other benefits.
Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Diversity is a core value of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s mission, and we embrace it as a source of strength. The education department’s applicants are encouraged to demonstrate how they can enhance and embrace this NWU core value through a diversity statement submitted as part of their application materials.
Nebraska Wesleyan University provides equal educational and employment opportunities to qualified persons in all areas of university operation without regard to religion or creed, age, genetic information, gender identity and expression, sexual identity and orientation, veteran status, disability, marital status, race, or national or ethnic origin, in compliance with state and federal laws, including but not limited to Title XII, Title IX, and the ADA. E-Verify, EOE.
Other desirable qualities include:
Final rank upon hire will be determined by the Provost commensurate with experience and education.
How to Apply
To apply, please submit a letter of application addressing qualifications, current curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (such as a teaching philosophy statement, syllabi, and/or teaching evaluations), a statement of your commitment to diversity and inclusion, particularly addressing how this influences your teaching, the names of three professional references, and unofficial transcripts to the following URL: https://nebrwesleyan.applicantpro.com/jobs/ Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Please visit the NWU website for more information about our institution: nebrwesleyan.edu