Part-Time Temporary Faculty Position in Reading Assessment for Spring 2023

Dept. of Elementary, Middle Level, Library and Technologies Education

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania enrolls approximately 8,000 students in graduate and undergraduate programs. The university is located in the borough of Kutztown in a charming rural setting, and is within 20 minutes driving time of the diverse metropolitan areas of Allentown/Bethlehem and Reading, and within 60 minutes of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. The university is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations.

This is a posting for consideration by PASSHE faculty with rights under Article 29 of the Agreement between APSCUF and PASSHE.

The Department of Elementary, Middle Level, Library and Technologies Education at Kutztown University invites applications for a part-time, temporary faculty position for the Spring 2023 semester specializing in reading assessment and intervention. In accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement, performance review and evaluation of faculty is based on effective teaching and fulfillment of professional responsibilities; continuing scholarly growth; and service. Required: a Master’s and a Bachelor’s degree in education, completion of a reading specialist program, reading specialist certification, a minimum of five years classroom teaching experience in grades PreK-6, and elementary education certification. A successful interview and demonstration lesson will be required. Preferred: Evidence of effective teaching, service, and scholarship in subject areas within professional settings related to teaching children, experience working with ELL students, experience supervising pre-service teachers, and experience working with diverse populations, publications, presentations.

Applicants must submit all official graduate and undergraduate transcripts, copy of teaching certification(s), contact information for three professional references, vita, and letter of interest. A complete packet of materials must be received before review of application. Send materials in pdf format to: Dr. Amy Kennedy, Chair, Faculty Search Committee at Applications will be reviewed beginning immediately and continue until all positions are filled.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates.  Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.