Full Time Faculty Position- Masters of Arts in Education Program (MAE)

  • University of Massachusetts Global (UMass Global)
  • Irvine, CA, USA
  • Feb 15, 2022
Full time Art & Art History Education: (i.e. Schools/Colleges of Education)

Job Description

School of Education

Full Time Faculty Masters of Arts in Education Program Position
(CA Campus- TBD)

University of Massachusetts Global (UMass Global), a private nonprofit affiliate of University of Massachusetts, is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). UMass Global (formerly Brandman University) offers nationally recognized academic programs for the nontraditional learner fully online, on ground at more than 25 campuses throughout California and Washington and through UMass Global MyPath, its self-paced online competency-based education. For more information, visit us at www.umassglobal.edu.

UMass Global's mission is to provide students with a dynamic education based on excellence and flexibility that creates lasting value for evolving careers. UMass Global provides adult learners with broader access to quality higher education with cutting-edge curricula driven by innovative pedagogy and technology.

Responsibilities of UMass Global full-time faculty include teaching, mentoring andservice. Research activities are supported, but not required. All faculty positions are non-tenure track, primarily hired at the rank of Assistant Professor, however, higher rank may be considered if appropriate.UMass Global offers competitive salaries with generous benefits.

Candidate must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and received the booster when applicable. Demonstrate proof of vaccination upon hire, unless approved for a disability or religious accommodation by the UMass Global's Human Resources Department. This will be considered on a case-by-case basis in accordance with applicable laws.


NOTE: All responsibilities align with ensuring The School of Education's fidelity to remaining a nationally accredited institution.

• Teach courses in the MAE Program (core and discipline specific);
• Advise and direct MAE candidates;
• Take an active role in maintaining and continuously refining existing programs/courses;
• Collaborate with peers across the School and the greater University community;
• Participate in department/curriculum team, School of Education, and University meetings and committees;
• Participate in service to the education community within and outside of the University.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have:

• Doctorate in a relevant discipline: (e.g.: Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Technology and Leadership, Teachers, Schools, and Society);
• Experience as a credentialed teacher of K-12 students;
• Experience with design and facilitation of innovative online learning and academic technology;
• Depth of understanding, if not direct experience and expertise, in at least two of the following areas: Sociology of Education, Ethnographic Educational Studies, Social Justice, DEI, Democracy in Education, STEAM, and Qualitative Research;
• Effective oral and written communication skills;
• Technology literate;
• Strong ability to collaborate;
• Teaching experience in higher education (online experience preferred).

Application Details

Applicants should demonstrate the ability and commitment to effectively work and engage with a diverse student population and to fulfill the University's commitment to advancing justice, equity, diversity, inclusion, and student success. We actively seek candidates with demonstrated experience working with, teaching or mentoring students from minoritized and underrepresented communities. Diversity and cultural humility are important parts of our university's mission.

If interested in applying for this position, please visit https://umassglobal.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/UMassGlobalCareers/job/US-CA-Remote/Full-Time-Faculty-Position--Masters-of-Arts-in-Education-Program--MAE-_R-931 .

Please make sure to attach the following documents to your online application: *cover letter, curriculum vita, teaching philosophy, and the names of at least three references.
*In your cover letter, please describe how justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion figure in your past and present teaching.

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