This is a unique opportunity to work in a fast-paced organization dedicated to redefining teacher education. We seek passionate, entrepreneurial, and creative colleagues who are ready to try new approaches and collaborate as we continue to refine our competency-based program, including developing new program offerings, iterating on our existing model, and supporting research and practice partnerships.
We are currently seeking a professional with the knowledge and expertise needed to prepare high school biology and chemistry teachers and a passion for supporting the development, testing, and implementation of an innovative curriculum. This is a remarkable opportunity to bridge the worlds of higher education and teacher preparation in actual schools.
We are looking for an individual with deep knowledge of science content and pedagogy and a passion for and experience in K-12 teaching, curriculum development, and mentoring novice teachers. Candidates with a Ph.D. in Science Education are strongly preferred. The ideal candidate also will have experience incorporating computational thinking in STEM learning as well as a background in learning design.
The anticipated faculty opportunity is a full-time, renewable twelve-month appointment, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and offers competitive compensation and benefits. The position includes significant opportunities for professional development and engagement with national educational leaders.
To apply, please send a cover letter, CV and any additional material that will help us understand why you would be a great member of our team. We will accept applications until the position is filled. Materials should be directed to Catherine Kinyua, Program Assistant, WW Academy of Teaching and Learning, [email protected]. Please put “Science Educator” in the title of your email.
The Woodrow Wilson Academy of Teaching and Learning is a new graduate school, developed in collaboration with MIT, that is tackling the ambitious goal of preparing teachers for the future. We are a group of collaborative, entrepreneurial, and creative colleagues who are committed to trying new approaches as we work on the next phase of building and refining our competency-based teacher education program.
As Project Manager, you will join a creative, interdisciplinary team that consists of learning scientists, teacher educators, and learning designers to support the team’s redesign of the program. We are iterating on our newly launched program, developing new program components and curriculum offerings. We seek someone who is passionate about education, who is extremely well-organized, and who enjoys working in a dynamic and interdisciplinary culture. The primary responsibility of the Project Manager will be to lead and develop organizational structures that keep projects moving forward on time, to anticipate and address project barriers, and to keep the team moving and focused as new opportunities and challenges arise. The Project Manager will work closely with our faculty and staff and students as well as colleagues at MIT.
Our ideal team member will have:
The position is a full-time appointment, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and offers competitive compensation and benefits.
Please send a cover letter, CV, and any additional material that will help us understand why you would be a great member of our team. We will accept applications until the position is filled. Materials should be directed to Catherine Kinyua, Administrative Assistant, WW Academy of Teaching and Learning, [email protected]. Please put “Project Manager” in the title of your email.
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
At the WW Academy, we celebrate and support difference for the benefit of colleagues, teacher candidates, and the students they serve. The Academy is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. The Academy considers all qualified applications for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.