Just opened in fall 2006, the new elementary teacher education program at NC State is emphasizing math and science for all elementary teachers.

A department head with emphasis in science education would be welcomed and would have a close working relationship with our 30 member department of Mathematics, Science and Technology Education



NC State University

College of Education: Connecting the Future


College of Education

Elementary Education


Department Head in Elementary Education


Scholarship and experience must qualify for appointment as Professor in Elementary Education, emphasis in K-6 Education

Position Number: 03-26-0618



* Provide leadership for programs and faculty in newly created Department of Elementary Education;

* Teach elementary education courses to preservice teachers, depending on qualifications and need;

* Continue a scholarly research and publication record aligned with a Research Extensive University;

* Assist departmental faculty on research and publication agendas;

* Teach in masters and doctoral programs in elementary education;

* Provide support and advising to graduate students engaged in research and graduate programs;

* Assist in department and College outreach.


Required Qualifications:


Earned doctorate in Elementary Education, Curriculum and Instruction, or a related field with emphasis in K-6 Education; scholarly research and publication/presentation record that will qualify for tenured appointment as a Professor in a Research Extensive University; commitment to innovation and collaboration in working with schools and university colleagues.

Preferred Qualifications:


Minimum of three years experience in K-6 schools or equivalent settings such as government or private institutions specializing in K-6 Education; expertise in teaching with technology; and ability to qualify for K-6 teaching license in North Carolina.

Application Procedure:


Compile a letter of application, vita and three references.


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