SUNY Cortland faculty are responsible for contributing to an academic community dedicated to diverse learning experiences. This is accomplished through outstanding teaching, research and/or scholarship, service to the department and college, and by providing academic advisement and mentoring to our students. Faculty are expected to maintain a routine presence on campus to support our Campus Values of Focusing on the Students, Integrity, and Intellectual Life and serve our Campus Priorities of Academic Excellence, Transformational Education, Well-being, and the Maximization of Resources.
Prepare and teach undergraduate and graduate literacy courses in both the face-to-face and on-line environments within the following areas of specialization: evidence-based literacy instruction; methods of literacy instruction for special populations including English Language Learners, students with disabilities, and those at-risk for literacy difficulties; methods of literacy assessment; assessment and instruction of writing; literacy policy; digital literacy; and the theoretical models and processes of literacy instruction.
Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills and strong interpersonal skills necessary for working collaboratively with a diverse community of students, faculty, staff, and external constituents.
Master's Degree in Literacy Education or related field
Teaching experience related to addressing the literacy needs of all children, including those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds
Advanced education related to addressing the literacy needs of all children, including those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds
An earned doctoral degree (PhD or EdD) or ABD status in Literacy or related field
A minimum of three years teaching experience in P-12 schools including the teaching of reading
Evidence of experience working on diversity initiatives
Clinical experience with children who have reading difficulties
Experience with online teaching and learning
Experience working with colleagues and P-12 teachers to promote literacy education
Internal Number: 4808
About SUNY Cortland
SUNY Cortland is one of 64 campuses in the State University of New York system. The State University of New York is a quality public university that combines world-renowned faculty, dedicated staff, and a truly diverse body of talented students to pursue its mission in every corner of the state: "to learn, to search, to serve."