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Elementary Education Instructor or Assistant Professor

Date:   December 1, 2017

Position Title: Elementary Education Instructor or Assistant Professor

 Department: Education Division

Position Requirements and Preferences:

Reading endorsement and be qualified to teach a variety of elementary and general education courses.  Experience working with student teaching supervision is also desired.  Classroom teaching experience in math, reading, and science preferred.  Master’s degree in education and a minimum of five years K-12 teaching experience required; doctorate preferred.

Position Summary:

William Penn University, a four-year liberal arts Quaker institution, is seeking an energetic, personable, interactive colleague who is pleasant to work with and who is committed to 21st-century pedagogies and theories of learning for the position of education instructor or assistant professor beginning fall 2018.  The faculty culture at William Penn University focuses on caring, nurturing, and mentoring our 925 students, as well as recruiting and retention.


Position includes classroom teaching on campus and online, student advising, student teaching supervision, and committee responsibilities.

Reports to:
Education Division Chair

Start Date: August 2018

Replacement or New Position: Replacement

Full-Time/Part-time/Temp: Full – Time

Closing Date of Posting: Until Filled

To apply for this position, email the following materials in pdf format:

1) A letter of interest relating your qualifications to the position

2) A one page educational teaching philosophy

3) Curriculum vitae

4) Three letters of recommendation

Emailed materials should be sent to Dana Oswald,


Terms of Employment:   At will employee

William Penn University is an equal opportunity provider and employer.