Education Studies (Assistant Professor)

Winona State University
March 16, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Position Details

Position Information

Classification Title

Working Title Education Studies (Assistant Professor) Hire Types Faculty Division Academic Affairs Department College of Education Unit Education Studies Location FLSA Exempt Full/Part Time Full Time FTE 1.0 Employment Condition Probationary/Tenure-Track (9 Month Appointment) Work Shift Work Schedule/Hours/Days Posting Details

Application Deadline: Review begins 3/16/2023

Rank/Title: Assistant Professor

Type of Appointment: Probationary/Tenure-Track

Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Appointment Date: August 14, 2023

Salary Minimum Salary Maximum Salary Type Bargaining Unit/Plan 209, IFO Job Description


  • Teach undergraduate and graduate teacher education courses in educational psychology; trauma-sensitive schools; classroom management; and curriculum, instruction, and assessment. The incumbent would be expected to teach courses that may include but are not limited to Human Development and Learning; Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment; Classroom Management; and Doctoral level courses.
  • Instruct courses in varied locations, at varied times, and via various media commensurate with department and university needs.
  • Engage in scholarly research or creative achievement to enhance knowledge of field.
  • Provide evidence of continuing preparation and study in the field to enhance teaching abilities.
  • Contribute to student growth and development including student advising.
  • Provide service to the university and community including the program, the department, the college, the university, and the greater community. Support Winona State University's mission to enhance the intellectual, social, cultural, and economic vitality of the people and communities we serve.
  • Assist with programmatic accreditation for State of Minnesota Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board and other programmatic accreditation commensurate with department and university needs.
  • Collaborate with public schools to support and meet department, college and university goals.
  • Required Qualifications

    Minimum Qualifications :

  • Earned doctorate or ABD, completed by hiring date, in Educational Psychology, Curriculum and Instruction, Teacher Education or related founding fields.
  • Demonstrated commitment to quality teaching.
  • Demonstrated commitment to integrating multicultural/global issues into teaching.
  • Demonstrated commitment to integrating current and emergent technologies into teaching.
  • Demonstrated evidence to communicate clearly and effectively.
  • Taught successfully a minimum of three years in public schools.
  • Preferred Qualifications

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Integrate technology to enhance learning and teaching.
  • Comprehend authentic classroom assessment, portfolios and/or program assessment.
  • Collect, analyze, and use data to make decisions.
  • Taught within an elementary school setting.
  • Successfully taught a minimum of five years in public schools.
  • Develop a line of scholarship.
  • Other Requirements

    A complete online application will include: 1. A cover letter which addresses the qualifications listed previously;

    2. Curriculum Vitae/ Resume;

    3. Transcripts (undergraduate and graduate);

    4. A statement explaining your personal or professional experiences in working with diverse populations (such as persons from differing race / ethnic background, sexual orientation, age, gender, or mental and physical ability) as well as how the applicant would contribute toward a diverse and inclusive academic and employment culture and community at Winona State University. Statements should be 1 page or less;

    5. Contact Information for at least 3 references, with addresses and telephone numbers.

    6. At least three letters of reference. Please advise persons providing letters of reference of Minnesota's open record law which can make such letters available to applicants upon request.


    About Winona State University : Founded in 1858, Winona State University (WSU) is the oldest member of the Minnesota State System of colleges and universities. Today WSU serves approximately 7,000 undergraduate and graduate students across two campuses in Winona and Rochester, Minnesota (MN). Winona State was named the second-best public institution in Minnesota by U.S. News & World Report's “Best Colleges,” was listed among the “Best in the Midwest” by The Princeton Review, and named as one of “America's 100 Best College Buys.”

    Benefits Info

    Benefits : WSU offers a comprehensive benefit package including life, health and dental insurance, a retirement program, tuition waiver for employee and dependents, as well as a variety of other benefits as defined by the individual Collective Bargaining Agreements.

    For information on our benefits (Medical and Dental Insurance; Life Insurance; Disability and Long-Term Care; Pre-Tax Benefits; and Health and Wellness), please refer to SEGIP's website ( https://

    For information on Minnesota State's Retirement Plan(s), please go to: https:// www.

    Posting Detail Information

    Posting Number 2022/202340

    Number of Vacancies 1 Re-posting No Desired Start Date 08/14/2023 Position End Date (if temporary) Open Date Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Accept Applications Yes Special Instructions Summary Posting Contact [email protected] Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

    Winona State University is an Equal Opportunity employer/educator committed to the principles of diversity. We prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or membership in a local commission as defined by law. As an affirmative action employer, we actively seek and encourage applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and individuals with protected veteran status.

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Do you have an earned doctorate or are ABD, with completion by the August hiring date, in Educational Psychology, Curriculum and Instruction, Teacher Education or related founding fields?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Have you successfully taught a minimum of three years in public schools?
  • Yes
  • No
  • I have attached or have made arrangements for three letters of reference to be provided to Winona State University. Letters can be emailed to [email protected]
  • Yes
  • No
  • Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents

  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Diversity Statement
  • Optional Documents

  • Transcripts
  • Letter of Recommendation 1
  • Letter of Recommendation 2
  • Letter of Recommendation 3
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