The College of Education at West Liberty University seeks to fill a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Reading Education for the graduate and undergraduate program.

 

Dedicated to a strong curriculum and thorough training of students, West Liberty Academy opened in 1838 with 65 students.  Today, West Liberty University continues to prepare students in professional education and boasts an enrollment of over 600 students.  We are in our 55th year of continuous national teacher accreditation.  Our faculty and staff are united in the mission to prepare principle-centered, self-reflective, professional educators who serve as leaders and catalysts for education in a global society.  For further information, please visit our link on the West Liberty University website http://www.westliberty.edu.

 

The successful candidate will possess a terminal degree in Reading (or a related field) or a Master’s degree in Reading (or a related field) with a willingness to pursue a terminal degree, expertise, certification, and experience working with children and/or adolescents in reading instruction, multisensory reading techniques including Orton-Gillingham, dyslexia, knowledge of educational assessment and research related to the field or reading, Response to Intervention, evidence of infusion of current instructional technology related to reading instruction and intervention, and a minimum of 3 years teaching experience in PK-12 education.  Salary is commensurate with degrees and experience.  This position includes a comprehensive benefit package.

 

West Liberty University (http://www.westliberty.edu) is a small, comprehensive institution under the auspices of the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission.

 

Interested individuals are to submit a current curriculum vitae, contact information for three professional references, copies of student evaluations, a sample syllabus, and copies of transcripts of all graduate and undergraduate work to:  West Liberty University, 208 University Drive, College Union Box 131, West Liberty, WV  26074 or to [email protected].

 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  The anticipated start date is August 16, 2014.

 

West Liberty University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all interested individuals.  Individuals who need assistance with the application process may contact Sue Garrison at 304-336-8029 or [email protected]. 

 

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