Faculty employment

Current opportunities


Assistant Professor, Literacy & English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

Position involves teaching and program coordination in the school literacy and ESOL and programs, as well as support foundational curriculum in the School’s Bachelor of Arts in Educational Studies. Much of the program courses focus on the integration of general education and ESOL in the area of elementary literacy, with a particular emphasis on emergent reading and writing. In addition, ESOL specific curriculum emphasizes assessment, planning, and instruction.  The successful candidate must have demonstrated potential for teaching excellence, for conducting and publishing scholarly research, and for articulating a research agenda contributing to knowledge of literacy and ESOL.

Search Committee Chair

Professor Wayne Au   wayneau@uw.edu

Candidates apply through the Interfolio site at: http://apply.interfolio.com/56224


Assistant Professor, K-12 Social Studies & Multicultural Education

Poston involves teaching in the School’s teacher education programs, as well as support in the foundational curriculum (CORE) in the School’s Bachelor of Arts in Educational Studies program. Much of the program courses focus on education in a general education setting, with a particular emphasis on K-12 social studies and multicultural education.

Search Committee Chair: 

Professor Wayne Au   wayneau@uw.edu

Candidates apply through the Interfolio site at: http://apply.interfolio.com/56222


Associate/Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership - LEDE Program

Position involves teaching and program coordination in the school principal preparation program. This position will involve teaching excellence, conducting and publishing scholarly research, and a research agenda contributing to knowledge of the principalship. The LEDE program prepares candidates for principal certification through a structured pathway from learning-focused teacher leadership into the principalship.

LEDE Program Information: 

Professor Tom Bellamy tbellamy@uw.edu

Search Committee Chair: 

Associate Professor Carrie Tzou  tzouct@uw.edu


The University of Washington is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans. The University of Washington, a recipient of the 2006 Alfred P. Sloan award for Faculty Career Flexibility, is committed to supporting the work-life balance of its faculty.