The University of Alabama, Alabama's flagship university, is a comprehensive institution whose mission is to advance the intellectual and social condition of the people of the State and the nation through quality programs of teaching, research, and service. The College of Education maintains a large array of degree programs and is heavily involved in research and outreach activities throughout the Southeast region. This position is for a twelve month, non-tenure earning appointment in the Dean’s Office and Office of Student Services and Certification in the College of Education. This position is for a three year period with the possibility of renewal, contingent upon satisfactory performance, departmental needs and funding availability.
Design and deliver to students and faculty, training and support associated with performance assessment requirements and procedures for the College of Education
Provide pedagogical support to faculty in designing individualized integration plans, specifically helping to design templates and assessments for edTPA, or other state-required performance assessments, in the college’s assessment management system.
Deliver workshops for College faculty, staff, and students
Manage a comprehensive and integrated assessment system that monitors candidate performance as required by the State Department of Education
Work with various departments in the coordination of academic program reviews and multiple accreditation processes, based upon candidate performance
Conduct, evaluate, and report on follow-up studies of College graduates
Prepare and present reports related to candidate performance
Teaching undergraduate courses
Master's degree in an area of Educator Preparation with appropriate certification/licensure
At least 2 years of experience teaching K-12 schools
Knowledge of assessment principles related to higher education
Knowledge of technology applications related to higher education and educator preparation
Knowledge of Alabama State Department of Education certification requirements, INTASC standards and national accreditation requirements for educator preparation programs.
Ability to develop and maintain a comprehensive and integrated assessment system.
Ability to communicate with various audiences (e.g., P-12 teachers/administrators, university faculty, preservice teachers)
Ability to integrate technology into instruction
Ability to develop and implement effective professional development for various audiences
At least one year of experience working with assessment at higher education level
National Board Certification or edTPA training
Doctorate in an area of Educator Preparation with appropriate certification/licensure
Further information about the College is accessible at www.education.ua.edu Questions regarding this position can be directed to Dr. Liza Wilson at firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr. Kathy Wetzel at email@example.com
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Starting Date: As soon as possible
Health and Life Insurance Available
Teachers' Retirement System of Alabama
Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications are due by February 11, 2020.
Application Process: Please apply online at https://facultyjobs.ua.edu. Candidates should submit a cover letter of interest, a curriculum vita, and a list of three references with current contact information.
Prior to hiring, the final candidate must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation and submit
Internal Number: 46458
About University of Alabama Tuscaloosa
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