Pending final funding approval, the Department of Ontario Educational Studies is seeking a full-time, tenure-track faculty member in the field of primary/junior education. Interested applicants should have completed a doctorate in education or a related field by August 15, 2013, have P-12 and higher education teaching experience, and show potential for scholarship and collegial collaboration. Desired qualifications include expertise in assessment for learning in the primary/junior division (elementary education), curriculum for primary/junior subject areas, and the Ontario standards of professional practice and ethical standards.
Niagara University is a Roman Catholic university in the Vincentian tradition, located in the Town of Lewiston in New York. Originally founded by the Congregation of the Mission in 1856 as Our Lady of Angels Seminary, it became Niagara University in 1883. The University is still run by the Vincentian Fathers. All of Niagara’s 25 presidents, including its current president, Father Joseph L. Levesque, C.M., have been Vincentian priests.
Niagara has 3,200 undergraduate students in 50 academic programs. Approximately half of the students are residents, while the other half commutes from the surrounding area. The college is known as a liberal arts school, but offers programs in technical and pre-professional disciplines as well. Niagara University in Ontario operates under the consent of the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities with programs in teacher education, educational leadership, and others offered as additional qualifications.