Faculty Consultant at The Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence

Responsibilities
 Work with faculty and TAs as they develop face-to-face, blended, and online courses
 Collaborate with a variety of faculty and academic units design and develop curricula, learning activities, student
feedback, quizzes, and exams
 Design, present, and evaluate workshops, seminars, and other teaching and learning activities
 Develop materials and resources that encourage use of effective instructional and evaluation strategies
 Partner with other Penn State faculty to conduct and advance teaching and learning scholarship
 Develop and provide leadership for projects related to the priorities of the university and the Institute
 Extend the Institute’s outreach to and personal interactions with faculty
 Serve as a faculty liaison to designated academic departments and other teaching and learning support units

Academic Expectations
 Academic and scholarly competence and credibility
 Teaching experience at the university level
 Contributions to teaching and learning scholarship
 Active participation in national organizations focused on post-secondary teaching and learning

Required
 Experience working in a teaching center or relevant consulting and workshop experience
 Excellent interpersonal and consultative skills, oral and written communication skills, and team skills
 Initiative and flexibility
 Evidence of success in post-secondary teaching

Preferred
 Experience working with faculty from a variety of academic cultures and disciplines
 Understanding of the variability in teaching missions across a multi-campus institution and the impact that has on
faculty roles and teaching challenges
 Knowledge of diverse student populations and issues faced by those from underrepresented groups
 Knowledge of student learning and faculty development literatures

Degree Qualification
 Ph.D. preferred, Master’s required

Applications should include a cover letter, CV, faculty development philosophy statement, and 3 references (names and
contact information only). Screening will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please apply for
this position by visiting https://psu.jobs/job/84199 and clicking the “Apply to this job” link at the bottom of the page.