Department: Education Studies
Annual Basis: 9 Month
Review of Applications Begins
Applications will be reviewed as needs arise
Special Instructions to Applicants
Complete applications must include:
• CV or resume
• Letter of interest indicating content area of expertise
• Copy of most recent teaching license
The Department of Education Studies offers undergraduate, master’s and doctoral programs to a diverse student body. Our licensure and degree programs prepare professionals to use the best of research-based practices to teach children and adult learners. For undergraduates who are interested in becoming an elementary or secondary teacher, EDST offers BA/BS and Secondary Certificate program pathways to achieve the goal of becoming a teacher. UOTeach Curriculum and Teaching is the teacher licensure master's program for initial licensure in both Elementary Multiple Subjects and Middle/High School Education. The faculty in the Department of Education Studies is very diverse in terms of research interests and specializations, with award recognition for scholarship, teaching, and service. Our programs are known for a strong focus on equity, diversity, and inclusion.
The Department of Education Studies' Practicum Supervisors provide individual and group coaching and feedback on lesson planning and instruction for teacher candidates in the UOTeach licensure and master's program during practicum and student teaching experiences.
Practicum supervisors provide supervision of practicum students in:
• Elementary and middle/high teacher licensure programs that include an ESOL endorsement, or
• Stand-alone ESOL, or
Positions are limited duration appointments potentially renewable for up to a total of three years. Appointment level varies, based on supervisory load. Hours vary depending on the schedules of students under supervision; travel to field placement sites at local K-12 schools and the University of Oregon required.
• Current or previous elementary or middle/high license in Oregon or another state or Canada.
• Five years teaching experience at the appropriate level (elementary or middle/high) and/or content area (e.g., social studies, math, science, world languages).
• Master’s degree in education or related field.
Stand-alone ESOL program:
• Demonstrable experience teaching English language learners.
• Reading endorsement and successful experience in reading instruction.
• Strong oral and written communication skills.
• Problem solving skills.
• Evidence of knowledge regarding multicultural education, the social and cultural foundations of education, and a demonstrated ability to work successfully with diverse populations.
• Evidence of familiarity with hands-on, engaging pedagogy that invites a critical understanding of the world.
The University of Oregon is proud to offer a robust benefits package to eligible employees, including health insurance, retirement plans and paid time off. For more information about benefits, visit http://hr.uoregon.edu/careers/about-benefits.
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