UCLA Education: Applicants Sought for Early Childhood Development and Teacher Education Positions

The UCLA Department of Education is seeking applicants for two full-time faculty positions at the UCLA Graduate School of Education and Information Studies.

1) A tenure-track/tenured faculty member, open rank, who specializes in teacher education within a current educational policy context and with a a clear stance on equity, diversity, and social justice in urban schools, and a transformative vision of education. Interest and expertise could include teacher policy, recruitment and retention of teachers of color, uniting theory and practice in innovative ways, community-based teacher preparation, and/or ways of supporting schools in recognizing, and sustaining and building on community cultural wealth. Experience in urban schools is also key including work with immigrants, English Learners, foster youth, racialized/minoritized/LGBTQ students, and those living in under-resourced neighborhoods.

2) A tenure-track/tenured position as an assistant /associate professor in Early Childhood Development and Education. Potential candidates must have a program of research with an applied developmental perspective on early childhood education. Although the specific area of research is open, the Graduate School is particularly interested in applicants who have worked in early child care and education settings, including home-based and school-

For complete descriptions of these positions and more information, as well as to apply, visit these links.

Teacher Education Position

Early Childhood Position

 

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