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Message from Dean Rachel Endo

I am pleased to announce that the School of Education at UW Tacoma is searching for four full-time faculty positions to join us in the 2019-2020 academic year. I encourage all applicants to carefully read through our conceptual framework to learn more about our dynamic School of Education’s mission and values.

Applicants: please do not submit materials outside of the Interfolio system. Each position below has a link to the application. Priority review will begin on December 03, 2018. Questions about these positions should be directed to one of the search committee co-chairs as noted below.

Respectfully Yours,
Dean Rachel Endo

School of Education - Faculty Searches

Associate Professor - Doctoral of Educational Leadership Director

Co-Chairs: Christopher Knaus, Professor & Robert MacGregor, Professor of Practice

2019-2020: Full-time, Tenure-Track Associate Professor of the School of Education, Director of Ed.D. Program

The University of Washington Tacoma’s School of Education (SOE) announces an opening for a full-time, tenure-track Associate Professor and Director of our Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership (Ed.D.), a multidisciplinary program that we share with the Nursing and Healthcare Leadership (NHL) Program.

In terms of primary area of expertise, we are seeking a candidate with expertise in: (1) higher education, and/or (2) P-12 educational leadership at the superintendent level. The candidate will have primary teaching responsibilities in UW Tacoma’s multidisciplinary Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership (Ed.D.). The position will have a nine-month faculty contract starting on September 16, 2019, although a June 2019 start date is possible. The terms of compensation for this role, including course reduction and/or summer pay, will be negotiated with the Dean upon hire.

Get more information and apply for: Associate Professor - Doctoral of Educational Leadership Director

Assistant Professor - Doctoral of Educational Leadership

Co-Chairs: Christopher Knaus, Professor & Robert MacGregor, Professor of Practice

2019-2020: Educational Leadership; Higher Education or PK-12 Leadership/Superintendent The University of Washington Tacoma’s School of Education (SOE) announces an opening for a full-time tenure-track assistant professor position to start in autumn 2019. We are seeking candidates with expertise in: (1) higher education, or (2) P-12 educational leadership at the superintendent level. This position will have primary teaching responsibilities in UW Tacoma’s multidisciplinary Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership (Ed.D.). This position has a nine-month faculty contract starting on September 16, 2019. Summer teaching opportunities may be available for interested candidates.

Get more information and apply for: Assistant Professor - Doctoral of Educational Leadership

Assistant Professor - School Psychology

Co- Chairs: Julia Aguirre, Associate Professor & Laura Feuerborn, Associate Professor

2019-2020: Full-Time Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor- School Psychology

The University of Washington Tacoma’s School of Education (SOE) announces a full-time tenure-track assistant professor position to start in 2019-2020 with expertise and training in School Psychology. This position will assist our faculty with launching a School Psychology program with a target date of autumn 2020. During 2019-2020, this position will have primarily teaching responsibilities in our Dual-Track K-8 Special Education and M.Ed. for Practicing Educators’ programs. This position has a nine-month faculty contract with compensated responsibilities starting on September 16, 2019. Compensated summer teaching opportunities may be available for interested candidates.

Get more information and apply for: Assistant Professor - School Psychology

Assistant Professor - Special Education

Co-Chairs: Belinda Louie, Professor & Jarek Sierschynski, Assistant Professor

2019-2020: Full-Time Tenure-Track Assistant Professor- Special Education

The University of Washington Tacoma’s School of Education (SOE) announces a full-time tenure-track assistant professor position to start in 2019-2020 with expertise and training in Special Education. The successful candidate will teach courses primarily in the K-8 and Special Education Dual-Track Program within the SOE. This position has a nine-month faculty contract with compensated responsibilities starting on September 16, 2019. Compensated summer teaching opportunities may be available for interested candidates.

Get more information and apply for: Assistant Professor - Special Education 

 

Interested in becoming a Part-Time Lecturer or Field Supervisor

Application instructions

In accordance with the University of Washington's Faculty Code, all prospective part-time lecturers and teaching associates/field supervisors (hereinafter referred to as field supervisors) are required to submit materials for review by a school’s or unit’s full-time faculty. A majority yes-vote among the full-time faculty in the School of Education (SoE) is required before an applicant is formally approved to teach or supervise SoE students. UW's Academic HR is the final authority on approving hires. Additionally, the successful completion of a criminal background check is a requirement before any appointments are extended. More information will be provided when an appointment is offered.

1. PROGRAM AREAS IN THE SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

The School of Education includes the following program areas:

  • Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership (Ed.D.)
  • Educational Administration Certification
  • M.Ed. for Practicing Teachers
  • Undergraduate Education Minors
  • Teacher Certification Programs in Special Education, Secondary (Mathematics and Science), and TELL (Teaching English Learners.

2. SUMMARY OF ROLES

Part-time lecturers teach across all of our programs. Field supervision occurs in the following programs: Teacher Certification programs in Special Education, Secondary (Mathematics or Science), and TELL (Teaching English Language Learners), and Educational Administration certification (principal preparation).

3. APPLICATION MATERIALS

Review the Application Instructions for an overview and list of required application materials.

Contacts

Cindy Valerio, Administrator, email: valerioc@uw.edu, 253-692-4432 and Donna Braboy, Program Support Supervisor, email: donnap@uw.edu, 253-692-4431 will serve as your main points of contacts. They will send announcements, program and campus information, and conduct general communication with you via email throughout the quarter. Please feel free to contact them via phone or email if you have questions.