|Announcement Number||FAC - VA - 19037|
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Gilbert Kalonde, Ph.D.
|Working Title||Assistant/Associate Professor for Industrial & Technology Education|
|Brief Position Overview|
|Faculty Tenure Track||Yes|
|Faculty Rank||Assistant Professor|
|Division||College of Education, Health & Human Development|
|Contract Term||Academic Year|
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|Union Affiliation||Exempt from Collective Bargaining|
|Salary||Salary commensurate with experience, education, and qualifications|
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The Department of Education at Montana State University (MSU) is inviting applications for Assistant Professor in Curriculum and Instruction with specialization in the science of Technology Education, Industrial Arts, and CTE. This position is a tenure-track. The position is an academic year appointment. Selected faculty will have responsibilities for teaching (50%), Research and other scholarly activities (30%), and service (20%).
We seek individuals who work professionally and effectively with diverse individuals, possess effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills and have the ability to contribute positively to the academic success of the students and the mission of Montana State University.
|Duties and Responsibilities||
We seek applicants who are able to develop and teach undergraduate and graduate courses in industrial and technology education; liaise with public school teachers, education stakeholders, and professional associations; and conduct a program of research that focuses on industrial and technology education. We hope to attract applicants who can teach in a diverse University community and have demonstrated ability in helping students from diverse backgrounds succeed.
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|Preferred Qualifications – Experience, Education, Knowledge & Skills||
|The Successful Candidate Will||
|Position Special Requirements/Additional Information||
This job description should not be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements, but a general description of the job. Nothing contained herein restricts Montana State University’s rights to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
The Technology Education (TE) program at Montana State University is a multi-disciplinary program of study designed to develop technological literacy through the study of past, present, and future technological systems and their impacts on society. Program content is influenced by the Standards for Technological Literacy, as published by the International Technology Education Association. The TE Broadfield Teaching option is designed for individuals wishing to teach Technology Education at the junior high or high school level. There is a critical nationwide shortage of TE teachers thus individuals selecting this career have little difficulty in securing a job as a teacher. The Industry Option provides students the opportunity to develop skills in a variety of areas plus the flexibility to choose courses that allow them to further develop in-depth skills for their chosen career path.
The Department of Education prepares highly qualified professional educators and administrators through exemplary campus and distance based programs and field placements in quality public and private schools. In addition, the department contributes to the state of Montana and the nation through the faculty’s active research and outreach efforts.
The mission of the College of Education, Health and Human Development (EHHD), is to prepare highly qualified professionals through exemplary programs, advance knowledge about education, health, and human development, and serve the people of Montana and the nation through outreach and practical application of its expertise.
Our college is home to a wide variety of programs that fulfill Montana’s land grant mission of providing services to the people of Montana and beyond.
|Number of Vacancies||1|
|Desired Start Date||Upon completion of a successful search.|
|Position End Date (if temporary)|
|Applications will be:||
Screening of applications will begin on November 19, 2018; however, applications will continue to be accepted until an adequate applicant pool has been established.
Montana State University values diverse perspectives and is committed to continually supporting, promoting and building an inclusive and culturally diverse campus environment. MSU recognizes the importance of work-life integration and strives to be responsive to the needs of dual career couples .