Harris-Stowe State University is a historically Black institution (HBCU) located in the heart of vibrant midtown St. Louis, Missouri. Harris-Stowes beautiful campus is minutes from the renown Gateway Arch, St. Louis Zoo, St. Louis Art and History Museums, Forest Park and other cultural and educational institutions. Harris-Stowes diverse faculty and staff provide a wide range of academic programs to one of the most culturally diverse student bodies in the St. Louis region.
The College of Education is fully accredited and currently offers undergraduate degrees in early childhood, elementary, middle school, secondary education and educational studies. Provides primary responsibility of teaching 12 credit hours of courses in the area of expertise. This position reports to the College of Education Dean.
Teach courses in Early Childhood Education, Child Development, and Early Literacy content embedded in Assessment, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies.
Required Qualifications and Education:
Earned Doctorate from an accredited University
Licensure or license-eligible in the state of Missouri
HLC Qualified with 18 graduate hours in the area of expertise
Experience in K-12 school settings.
A commitment to excellence in the field of education in a diverse environment in higher education.
Good knowledge of principles and theory of teaching field.
Good knowledge of practices and procedures of teaching.
Strong interpersonal, organizational, oral and written communication skills as well as experience with technology.
Demonstrated ability to perform detailed work as well as the ability to work as a team member within the college.
Ability to exercise critical human relations skills in establishing and maintaining positive and effective working relations with students and University community~ Professionalism is essential.
Example of Duties: *
Maintains course syllabi and provides each student with a written statement of course requirements at the beginning of each semester.
Serves as a College of Education Advisor providing academic and career advisement and conducts office hours/ conference time with students each week according to University requirements.
Tutors and prepares students for successful passage of the MEGA ( Missouri Educator Gateway Assessments: MoGEA and MoCA)
Participates in the development and revision of course content, textbook/ equipment selection, instructional materials, and teaching assignment/ scheduling.
Maintains professional skills and subject expertise through study and involvement in professional organizations.
Serves on department, college and University committees as needed to assist in policy development, promotion or tenure review, and other matters to benefit the University.
Actively recruits and retains students within the College of Education.
Prepares lectures and leads discussions in various delivery methods (face to face, hybrid and online), models researched best practices in instructional strategies, promotes higher order thinking and hands-on learning and performs other activities which are related to and meet the course objectives.
Conducts appropriate evaluations of students performances and assigns grades on the basis of such evaluations.
Maintains records of students grades and attendance according to University requirements.
Other duties as assigned.
Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance and eye care options
Receive rich medical premiums
Pension account matched at up to 16.79%
Tuition remission including qualifying dependents
Savings annuity plans
Tax Savings Benefit through Missouri State Employees Cafeteria Plan
On-site fitness center
Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time
Review of applications will start immediately until the position is filled. Due to the volume of resumes that we receive, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Salary based on qualifications and experience. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts and three reference letters.
Please submit your application and additional documents online at
Harris Stowe State University