Candidates should possess the following qualifications:
• A terminal degree (Ph.D or Ed.D.) in a field related to the subject.
• Testimony of personal faith in Jesus Christ and evidence of a mature Christian lifestyle.
• Professional and/or pastoral experience in the field (preferred but not required).
• Full agreement with the Abstract of Principles and the 2000 Baptist Faith and Message.
• Support for the mission and vision of Boyce College.
Faculty members in the Teacher Education program have the following essential job functions:
Develop and teach courses within the Teacher Education program.
Teach consistent with and not contrary to the Abstract of Principles and the 2000 Baptist Faith and Message.
Work closely with the Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board, the council on Post-Secondary Education, and Association of Christian Schools International to assure full state accreditation for the Boyce EPP.
Participate in Watermark training and train cooperating teachers and administrators in Watermark as needed.
Supervise student teachers as required by the Program Coordinator.
Supervise field experience placements as required by the Program Coordinator.
Reviews assessments of the EPP and recommends changes and modifications to the CTE.
Pursue ongoing scholarly and ministerial development through avenues such as: writing projects, conference presentations, speaking engagements, and local church involvement.
Participate in ongoing instructional and student assessment efforts, as needed.
Keep regular office hours and be generally available to meet with and mentor students.
Participate in the recruiting and hiring of additional faculty members within the program (both full-time and adjunct), as needed, under the supervision of the Program Coordinator.
Recruit and supervise graders and teaching assistants within the program, under the supervision of the Program Coordinator.
Participate in various campus events such as new student orientation and Preview Day as well as ongoing recruitment efforts.
Attend regular faculty and divisional meetings as directed by the Dean of Boyce College.
Develop strategic professional objectives and report them to the Dean on an annual basis.
Perform other duties as needed by the Program Coordinator or the Dean.