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Visiting Assistant / Associate Professor of Teacher Education for Diverse Learners

at Daemen College

Posted: 9/1/2019
Job Status: Contract/Temporary
Job Reference #: 1166443

Job Description

  • 15-Aug-2019 (EST)
  • Education
  • Amherst, NY, USA
  • Salary
  • Contract

Title: Visiting Assistant/Associate Professor of Teacher Education for Diverse Learners

The Department of Education invites applications for an immediate opening for a visiting assistant/associate professor position in teacher education at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor to begin in the 2020 academic year. This is a one-year position with opportunity for renewal. 

Required Qualifications include a) an earned doctorate or ABD in education with a depth of study and research in teacher education, multicultural education, and/or inclusive education or a related field b) capacity for instruction in one of more specific content areas of teacher education e.g. science, mathematics, social studies, literacy or English language arts  c) demonstrated potential for research and scholarship d) experience teaching children or adolescents and e) experience with edTPA

The Environment

Daemen College is in Amherst NY and is part of the Buffalo Metropolitan area.  Boasting New York State's second highest population, Buffalo was given the nickname "Queen City." With nearly 259,000 residents, it's second only to New York City and is a "Millennial Boomtown" due to vibrant affordable neighborhoods, Lake Erie beaches, excellent skiing less than an hour from downtown, and urban appeals the New York Times summarizes as "classic architecture, international cuisine, adventurous activities and serious art". Daemen College is a selective comprehensive liberal arts college with approximately 3,000 students that places a special emphasis on preparing students for excellence in professional life, civic engagement, and an understanding that learning is an exciting, life long journey. In keeping with its mission, the College prizes creativity and innovation in all aspects of institutional life making it a very special place for students, faculty and staff.

Responsibilities: A successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate courses depending on their specialization. Other professional responsibilities include supervision of related field experiences, guiding students in edTPA preparation, Master level courses, research, scholarly activities, service, and student advising.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Please be sure to include a cover letter, resume or curriculum vitae, a publication or writing sample, and the names of three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Benefits: Excellent benefit package includes:  health, dental, vision insurance, and fully paid life insurance. In addition, we offer fully paid long term disability insurance after 3 months of employment. Daemen offers a 403b retirement plan with an 8% employer. Tuition waiver benefits are also available for full-time employees and their qualified dependents.


For consideration please submit letter of introduction, resume, transcripts (official or unofficial) and references to the following address: http://daemen.applicantpro.com. Review of applicants begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.

Daemen College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from women, veterans, people of color, individuals with disabilities and candidates who will contribute to and support the cultural fluency and diversity of our campus.