Assistant Professor of Instructional Technology
Classification Title: Assistant Professor
Classification Code: UG74
Pay Band: 00
Internal Title: Assistant Professor of Instructional Technology
Department: College of Educ and Social Sci
Position Type: PFAC - Slotted Faculty
Full or Part Time: Full Time
Basis: 9 mo.
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Does this position require driving? Yes
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Assistant Professor of Instructional Technology
The College of Education and Social Sciences at Coastal Carolina University invites applications for a tenure-track, full time (9-month) position as Assistant Professor of Instructional Technology, beginning August 16, 2022. Responsibilities include teaching instructional technology and computer science education graduate and undergraduate courses in traditional, hybrid, and online learning formats, advising students, maintaining an active research agenda, and engaging in relevant service to the college, university, and local schools.
The ideal candidate will be an outstanding teacher-scholar with experience teaching instructional technology and computer science education courses to both pre-service and in-service educators. A key responsibility of this position will be to lead the unit in developing and directing complementary degree and certificate computer science education programs, with emphasis on the development of new computer science education courses that meet emerging job trends and establish continuity with our successful graduate programs. The ideal candidate will also have prior experience serving on doctoral committees, success obtaining external funding for instructional technology/computer science education research initiatives, and experience collaborating on instructional technology/computer science education initiatives with corporate/private partners. The ideal candidate will also be expected to collaborate with colleagues to advance scholarly projects serving local and national needs.
Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, just nine miles from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 45 states and 58 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and master's degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, specialist degrees in educational leadership and instructional technology, and Ph.D. degrees in marine science and education.
Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply.
Interested candidates should submit: a letter of application that addresses the qualifications specified in this advertisement, a curriculum vitae, transcripts of all graduate coursework (copies are acceptable at this time) and the names and contact information for three professional references electronically at: https://jobs.coastal.edu/postings/14390. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.
Earned doctorate in instructional/educational technology, instructional design, or similar field emphasizing the integration of technology to improve teaching, learning, and professional practice in education. Current or prior K-12 teaching licensure. Experience designing, developing, and implementing instructional technology courses for pre-service and in-service educators. Experience designing, developing, and implementing computer science education courses at the graduate level aligned with state requirements. Experience growing and managing a computer science education program at the undergraduate or graduate level. Experience serving on dissertation/thesis committees.
Experience teaching and advising doctoral and post-masters students Experience teaching instructional technologies at the graduate level Experience training pre-service and in-service teachers in block-based coding, professional-level programming languages, and robotics Successful acquisition of external funding for instructional technology/computer science education scholarly initiatives.
Required Licensure and/or Certification
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Additional comments regarding this position
Posting Number: F00252P
Desired Start Date: 08/16/2022
Position End Date (if temporary):
Job Open Date: 01/05/2022
Job Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants:
To apply, visit https://jobs.coastal.edu/postings/14470
Coastal Carolina University prohibits any form of discrimination against its students, faculty, staff and applicants in its programs or for admission to or employment with the University. For more information, visit Title IX or EEO.
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