Job Category Part-Time Faculty Position Title Part-time Faculty Reading & Study Skills Department Teacher Education If Temporary, Length of Appointment Employment Type Part Time Full-time Appointment Length Work Schedule Major Work Characteristics/Summary of Position
Provides strategies and supports for students needing assistance in reading fluency and study skills. Develop tutoring session materials.
Supervise student tutors. Complete follow-up of student progress.
Plans, organizes, teaches, and provides feedback to promote and direct student success. Responds to students in a timely manner. Communicates with students, departments and university officials via university provided tools and resources.
Ability to contribute to the diversity, cultural sensitivity, and excellence of the University community through teaching.
Youngstown State University-an urban research university-emphasizes a creative, integrated approach to education, scholarship, and service. The University places students at its center; leads in the discovery, dissemination, and application of knowledge; advances civic, scientific, and technological development; and fosters collaboration to enrich the region and the world.
The University: Creates diverse educational experiences that develop ethical, intellectually curious students who are invested in their communities; Provides access to a broad range of undergraduate programs; Offers graduate programs in selected areas of excellence, including those that meet the needs of the region; Supports economic development through applied learning and research; Integrates teaching and learning, scholarship, and civic engagement; Fosters understanding of diversity, sustainability, and global perspectives; and Advances the intellectual and cultural life of the city, region, and world.
Master's degree in Education or related field. Prior college-level teaching experience or appropriate K-12 teaching certification and teaching experience in reading and study skills.
Experience working w/under-resourced populations. Computer knowledge and proficiency with Power Point, all facets of e-mail, Internet, use of an Elmo projector, Smart Board and other classroom teaching equipment.
Youngstown State University