University of Notre Dame - Program Director for Inclusive Pedagogy; Notre Dame Learning Kenab Center

The University of Notre Dame invites applications for the position of Program Director for Inclusive Pedagogy, a role that includes an open-rank appointment as a teaching professor. We seek someone with broad expertise in educational development, deep knowledge of inclusive pedagogy, and practical experience implementing inclusive pedagogies within and beyond their academic discipline. Working as part of the ND Learning team and with faculty colleagues, the program director will:


· serve as a visible campus advocate for learning initiatives;

· design and facilitate workshops on a variety of inclusive pedagogy topics;

· consult and collaborate with individual faculty and teaching teams on the development, implementation, and evaluation of inclusive teaching strategies;

· maintain an active scholarly and professional presence in the field of inclusive pedagogy;

· teach one course per year for Notre Dame undergraduates in an academic department or program.

This position is located within the Kaneb Center for Teaching Excellence, a core component of Notre Dame Learning, the University’s central hub for transformational learning initiatives and a key driver of inclusive excellence.


The successful candidate will have demonstrated achievements in educational development, a track record of advancing inclusive teaching, professional fluency with broader higher education teaching and learning literature, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and a collaborative disposition. Required qualifications include at least two years of experience working in educational development, a terminal degree, and evidence of effective teaching at the post-secondary level.


Applications are due by Sunday, October 17, 2021. Video interviews will be held in November. To apply, submit only your curriculum vitae and a cover letter via Interfolio [https://apply.interfolio.com/94897] Interviewees will be asked to provide three professional references and supplemental materials; please do not submit these materials at this time.

This position is part of a broader multi-year initiative devoted to inclusive excellence and institutional transformation; if you are interested in learning more about this work and our future plans, we would be happy to hear from you. Informal inquiries about this position or the broader initiative may be addressed to Kevin Barry, Senior Director of Notre Dame Learning: kbarry2@nd.edu.

We provide a competitive salary commensurate with rank and experience and excellent benefits. Join us!