Job descriptionRuth S. Ammon College of Education and Health Sciences
The School of Education in the Ruth S. Ammon College of Education and Health Sciences is currently seeking an endowed Full or Associate Professor position in Early Childhood Education starting fall 2022. The College is deeply committed to a community of excellence, equity, and diversity and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.
Lead the School of Education in Early Childhood curriculum innovation and collaboration with the Alice Brown Early Learning Center.
Help promote a research culture in the School of Education.
Actively seek grant opportunities for the Early Childhood program and the Early Learning Center.
Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Early Childhood Education or related subjects.
Provide service to school, college, university, and community.
Aid in student recruitment and retention efforts in collaboration with the college and the university.
Earned doctoral degree in Early Childhood or related fields.
A track record of scholarship.
Extensive experience with Early Childhood and childcare centers.
Strong understanding of the trend in Early Childhood development and learning.
Ability to cultivate and develop inclusive and equitable working relationships with students, faculty, staff and community members.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, a current CV, a statement on research and teaching, and three letters of reference.
To be considered, applications must be submitted through the Adelphi website only: https://www.adelphi.edu/hr/open-positions/ .
Review of applications will begin upon receipt of application with the search continuing until the position is filled. Interviews will begin in the Spring 2022 semester.
Adelphi University, New York, is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university dedicated to transforming students' lives through small classes with world-class faculty, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support academic and career success. Adelphi offers exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training, with particular strength in our Core Four-Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Recognized as a Best College by U.S. News & World Report, Adelphi is Long Island's oldest private coeducational university, serving more than 7,500 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, at learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online. The University offers students 75 undergraduate programs, more than 70 master's degree and doctoral programs, and 55 certificate programs in the liberal arts, the sciences and professional training. With powerful partnerships throughout the New York area, more than 118,000 graduates across the country, a growing enrollment of students from 44 states and 65 countries, and rising rankings from top publications and organizations, Adelphi is a dynamic community that plays a leadership role on Long Island and in the region.
The College of Education and Health Science at Adelphi University, home to the department of Health and Sport Sciences is one of the paramount institutions in the preparation of practitioners and leaders in education and allied human service fields. The Department is committed to creating an accessible, supportive environment and an educational experience that recognizes diversity and cultural competence as integral components of academic excellence. For further information about the college and the department, go to https://www.adelphi.edu/education/ .