Essential Functions: Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high-quality education. Our deep-rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity, and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color and other underrepresented people. WSU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.The College of Education at Wayne State University invites applications for Part-Time Faculty Instructor pool positions in multiple areas: Bilingual, Bicultural Education (BBE), English as a Second Language (ESL), and/or Foreign Language (FL), American Sign Language Education, Educational Foundations, English Education, Literacy Education, Mathematics Education, Science Education, Early Childhood Education, Visual Art Education, and Special EducationThe successful candidate will join the Division of Teacher Education (TED), which attracts faculty, staff, and students who are committed to urban education and social justice.Teach foundations, methods and/or content courses to initial certification teachers and/or those who are seeking additional endorsements or degrees in these areas.Prepare courses for online, hybrid or face-to-face delivery as circumstance warrants.Develop and prepare semester-specific syllabi in alignment with officially approved course syllabi.Maintain courses through the Canvas online course management system (training available). Engage in essential instructional functions including holding weekly office hours, grading assignments, and uploading final grades.
Qualifications: Earned Master's degree or Educational Specialist in Education, Teacher Education, or Curriculum & Instruction, with an endorsement or specialization in the area of course instruction, as applicable.Minimum of three years of U. S. teaching experience in PK-12 classrooms with English language learners; andUniversity-level teaching experience, including on-campus, online and hybrid formats.
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.