Lecturer/Associate Lecturer, Reading Study Center - 111c.1213
Primary responsibility: teach 8-9 sections of Developmental Reading Skills (2 cr.) annually. Other duties: develop and present reading strategy workshops; provide individual reading skills assessment and counseling; participate in program assessment; develop and supervise a future reading instruction lab; collegially participate in department and professional activities.
Master’s degree required in most instances, preferably in reading, adult literacy, or related field. Strong candidates with a bachelor’s degree who have credits toward a master’s in one of these fields and exhibit a combination of outstanding qualities and/or experiences may be accepted at the associate lecturer level. Teaching experience is also required with college-level or secondary experience preferred.
Experience with college-level or secondary reading instruction and assessment highly preferred. Desired professional qualifications include: excellent oral and communication skills; evidence of initiative and leadership; demonstrated ability to work effectively with college students in both individual and group settings; strong organizational skills; ability and willingness to work collaboratively; commitment to serving diverse populations; strong desire for professional growth in developmental reading field; experience with new instructional technologies.
August 19, 2013 (additional compensation for preparation); semester begins September 3, 2013 .
Terms of Appointment
Screening will begin April 15, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.
How to Apply
Send letter of application; resume; three current letters of recommendation; and transcripts (official or photocopy) to: Victoria Haydock, Chair, Search and Screen Committee, Reading/Study Center, College of Education and Human Services, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 800 Algoma Blvd., Oshkosh, WI 54901-8621. Ph: 920-424-1031. Email: email@example.com. Fax: 920-424-0858.
If interested in applying for both Reading/Study Center positions, please submit two cover letters, one for each position.