Master Teacher

Updated: 2 days ago
Location: Richardson, TEXAS

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number S02862P
Position Title Master Teacher
Functional Title
Department Science/Math Education
Salary Range Depending on Qualifications
Pay Basis Monthly
Position Status Regular full-time
Location Richardson
Position End Date (if temporary)
Posting Open Date 03/10/2020
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Desired Start Date 04/13/2020
Job Summary

The position has broad responsibilities within the UTeach Dallas program that include coordinating projects with the current Master Teachers at UTeach Dallas, recruiting prospective science and mathematics teachers, developing and teaching certification courses at UT Dallas, observing students in the field, and maintaining a strong working relationship with our partner school districts. The position will require travel locally and may require periodic travel to UT Austin.

Minimum Education and Experience

Bachelors degree in the appropriate content area with a Masters in the content area, in a closely related field, in teaching/education (e.g. Master of Arts in Teaching in Science Education or Mathematics Education), or in educational administration. Teaching certificate in the appropriate content area with at least three years of teaching experience in addition to administrative experience in public schools.

Preferred Education and Experience

Preference will be given to a school or district educator whose experience includes:
• Recognized performance in teaching mathematics or science.
• Demonstrated ability to apply STEM education research-based practices in the classroom,
• Evidence of strong advocacy for best teaching practices.
• Experience with underrepresented groups in STEM or education fields
• Demonstrated commitment to culturally-responsive teaching pedagogies and promoting a diverse and inclusive classroom environment
• Exemplary educational leadership such as a STEM coordinator, instructional specialist, or principal.
• Demonstrated ability to work with school district partners on professional development
• Experience with Problem Based Instruction

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Physical Activities
Working Conditions
Additional Information

Develop and teach certification courses at UT Dallas. Supervise field work for those courses. Collaborate on projects with peers at UT Dallas. Recruit prospective science and mathematics teachers. Maintain a strong, working relationship with partner school districts. Recruit mentors from those districts. Develop a close association with other UTeach Dallas Master Teachers and related UTeach Dallas faculty. Comply with applicable laws, regulations, policies and procedures, employing sound financial and business practices, employing appropriate internal controls, and completing other duties as assigned and required.

Special Instructions Summary

In addition to the online application, please include a cover letter, resume and three (3) business references.

Important Message

1) All employees serve as a representative of the University and are expected to display respect, civility, professional courtesy, consideration of others and discretion in all interactions with members of the UT Dallas community and the general public.

2) UT Dallas does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its programs and activities, including in admission and enrollment. For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the Director of Institutional Equity at [email protected] or the Title IX Coordinator at [email protected], or call 972-883-5331.

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