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Language and Literacy Education (Part Time)

The Education Division of Pitt-Johnstown is seeking candidates for an adjunct position in language and literacy education, to serve on an as needed basis. We are seeking candidates with proven teaching skills and abilities. This position offers opportunities to teach undergraduate courses in K-12 English/Language arts methods for education majors.

The position requires at least a Master’s degree in Language and Literacy Education or an education related field with considerable experience in instructional methods. Preferred qualifications include: experience in K-12 education or training setting; experience in undergraduate teaching; ability to integrate 21st century skills and PA Core standards within instruction; and a demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations. Experience teaching students with special needs or English language learners is desirable.

Applications accepted until the position is filled. Individuals should submit an application, cover letter, resume, and names and phone numbers of three references. Finalist(s) for this position must communicate well and successfully complete an interview process and/or teaching demonstration. Successful candidates are expected to uphold the values and policies of the Education Division. The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, humand dignity and diversity.  Please submit all materials to:

Dr. Mark Previte
Chair, Education Division (Interim)
153 Biddle Hall
450 Schoolhouse Road
University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown
Johnstown, PA 15904
previte@pitt.edu