Instructors/Lecturers (Variable-Time) - Southern Illinois University-Carbondale in Carbondale Illinois

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Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

Carbondale, Illinois

United States


Detailed Job Description

Description of Positions: The Department of Curriculum and Instruction at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is seeking Instructors/Lecturers for teacher leadership, general teacher education, and elementary education courses offered at the Rend Lake College Marketplace (RLCM) in Mt. Vernon, Illinois and the University Center of Lake County (UCLC) in Grayslake, IL. These are non-tenure track term appointments with opportunities for consecutive or future term employment, dependent on applicant qualifications and program needs.

Responsibilities of Positions:

  1. Deliver general teacher education and elementary education undergraduate course content as needed at UCLC. (master's degree or doctorate required)
  2. Deliver general teacher education and elementary education undergraduate courses as needed at RLCM. (master's degree or doctorate required)
  3. Deliver teacher leadership graduate level courses as needed at RLCM. (doctorate required).

Qualifications/Requirements: The rank of Instructor requires an earned master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction or a related field; the rank of Lecturer requires an earned doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction or a related field. Applicants must have:

  1. A strong background in curriculum and instruction design and delivery.
  2. Knowledge of specific content to be taught in one or more of the courses available (see below).
  3. Teaching experience at the k-12 school level.

Course Listing: Instructors/Lecturers are needed for the following courses taught at both UCLC and RLCM campuses.

CI 325: Art & Music in the Elementary Classroom
CI 337: Assessment of Child Development
CI 361: Social Science Teaching Methods (pre-K-4th)
CI 362: Social Science Methods (4th-8th)
CI 388: Integrated Mathematics Methods (pre-K-4th)
CI 389: Integrated Mathematic Methods (4th-8th)
CI 418: Critical Issues in the Profession of Teaching
CI 419: Child, Family, and Community Engagement
CI 426: Intro. to Elementary School Science (pre-K-4th)
CI 427: Science Processes and Concepts for Teachers (4th-8th)
CI 431: Literacy Foundations & Instructional Models
CI 432: Literacy Development and Assessment (pre-K-4th)
CI 433: Instruction & Assessment of Adolescent Literacy
CI 434: Literacy Diagnosis and Interventions
EDUC 301: Reflective Instructional Practices
EDUC 302: Methods of Instructional Practices
EDUC 303: Advanced Instructional Practices
EDUC 308: Characteristics and Methods for Teaching Exceptional Children
EDUC 313: Planning and Management
EDUC 319: Language and Learning

Lecturers are needed to teach the following Teacher Leadership courses at the RLCM location only.

CI 465: Advanced Teaching Methods
CI 466: Documenting Accomplished Teaching
CI 500: Introduction to Research in Education
CI 503: Introduction to the Curriculum
CI 504: Systematic Approaches to Instruction
CI 508: Systematic Observation & Analysis of Instruction
CI 533: Instructional Leadership
CI 536: Partnerships & Mentoring the New Professional
CI 580: Current Trends in Education

Application Instructions:
Use Institution Website button to the right of this job description, then follow instructions on the jobpage at SIU-Carbondale's website.

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed and encouraged and will receive consideration.

Keyword Phrases

  • Instructors/Lecturers (Variable-Time)
  • Where brains and heart intersect
  • Inclusive excellence
  • Access, opportunity, innovation and teaching
  • Teacher Education
  • Teacher Elementary
  • Education Leadership / Administration
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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