Waldorf University – Tenure Track Faculty in Education

Faculty in Education (Term Tenure Track)

Waldorf University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in Education. The successful candidate will bring passion and demonstrated excellence in teaching undergraduate courses with knowledge and experience in one or more curricular areas, particularly in K-12 or Secondary Education. Future leadership within the department is possible. The position begins August 15, 2019.

Waldorf’s Education Department seeks to build on a tradition of excellence in teacher preparation while looking to the future and responding to changing environments. Growing diversity and global connectedness require team players that are open to new platforms for teaching and learning, and have the ability to adapt to emerging markets. The Education Department supports students’ unique gifts and interests by offering a wide variety of teaching endorsements.  More information about Waldorf University can be obtained at www.waldorf.edu and the Waldorf Education Department at https://www.waldorf.edu/academics/degree-programs/bachelors/bs-education .

Candidates should possess the following:

  • Earned doctorate preferred; Master’s degree with experience and commitment to complete a terminal degree considered.
  • Minimum five years of licensed K-12 learner-centered teaching experience.
  • The ability to engage learners with dynamic lessons either on campus or online.
  • The ability to relate well with students, colleagues, and the larger university community.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to work successfully either independently or collaboratively.
  • Commitment and enthusiasm for the welfare of students, both curricular and extracurricular.
  • Commitment and enthusiasm for ongoing professional development and program improvement.
  • The ability to effectively advise and mentor students.
  • Eagerness to serve on campus-wide committees and support the overall advancement of Waldorf University and the Education Department, including assisting with Departmental responsibilities.
  • Familiarity with teacher certification, program review, and accreditation is desired.

Benefits: Waldorf offers a comprehensive benefits package including: life, LTD, 401k match and tuition benefits for employees and their families, in addition options for health, dental, vision, short-term disability, identity theft protection, legal support, supplemental and voluntary life insurances, and FLEX spending plans.

Application: Please apply using the link below, uploading a letter of application addressing the qualifications above, a current vita, teaching evaluation summaries (if available), names of three professional references, and photocopies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts (official transcripts will be required of final candidate).

Application by persons in under-represented groups is particularly encouraged.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Apply for this Position at


Dr. Rebecca S. Hill
Education Department Chair

Licensure Officer

Professor of Education

Waldorf University
641.585.8493 | 800.292.1903
106 S. 6th St. | Forest City, Iowa 50436

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