TEP Graduate Student Teacher-Scholar

Contact Information
Lee Rumbarger
1213 University of Oregon
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 5:00pm
Open Until Filled: 
Open until filled, review begins on: 
Friday, August 31, 2018 - 8:00am
Teaching and Learning Center
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Spring
Academic Year: 

Duties may include: 

  • Contributing to Teaching Engagement Program (TEP) programming, especially for its Graduate Teaching Initiative;
  • Observing and leading consultations and workshops;
  • Helping TEP’s professional staff investigate the efficacy of particular teaching methods, curricula, and spaces on campus;
  • Developing teaching strategies that are resonant with the goals of individual teachers and disciplines, and with research-based best practices;
  • Attending TEP meeting and events.

Graduate students pursuing any master’s or doctoral degree may apply.

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • University teaching experience
  • A well-articulated teaching philosophy
  • Demonstrated interest in curricular matters or higher education as a subject of inquiry, e.g., applicant has served on departmental committees, attended pedagogy reading groups, taught representation of teaching and learning in classes, or written about some aspect of education.


Desirable specialties include but are not limited to:

  • Experience with inclusive teaching methods and the teaching of identity, difference, and power.
  • Expertise qualitative and quantitative research methods.
Application Procedure: 

Please submit the following documents electronically in one single PDF or Word document in the order listed to Lee Rumbarger at leona@uoregon.edu

(link sends e-mail)

  • A letter explaining interest in this position and relevant experience
  • A curriculum vitae
  • A statement of teaching philosophy
  • The names and contact information of two references (please include email addresses and phone numbers)

Our General Duties and Responsibilities Statement (GDRS), which includes our general appointment/reappointment process and criteria, is available online.

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