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How to Apply

Follow the application procedures in the announcement. After screening by a search committee, successful candidates will complete an employment application, provided by the university or which can be downloaded as a (.pdf).

TRIO Upward Bound
Summer Teaching Opportunities

TRIO Upward Bound at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is establishing a two-year pool of temporary part-time grant funded faculty who could be called upon to teach non-credit high school level academic courses in  science, math, literature, composition, communications, global languages/cultures, SAT/ACT prep, and study skills for six-weeks in the summer.

Minimum requirements: Bachelor's degree (master’s preferred), high school teaching experience (certification preferred), and demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations. A record of successful teaching experience with students from socioeconomically disadvantaged backgrounds, strong communication skills, and previous target school or TRIO Upward Bound teaching experience are also preferred.

Application process: Submit a cover letter, resume, contact information for three professional references, and unofficial transcripts by mail to: Director, TRIO Upward Bound Program, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, 400 East 2nd Street, 258 WSSC, Bloomsburg, PA 17815.  Materials may also be emailed to

Finalists must communicate well and successfully complete an interview as judged by the department faculty.

Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance, and criminal background check.

Recommendation for hiring is needed from a majority of the regular, full-time faculty within the department conducting the search.

Bloomsburg University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin ancestry, disability, or veteran status in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and University policies. For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures and for inquiries concerning the application of Title IX and its implementing regulation, contact: Title IX Coordinator, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, Warren Student Services Center, 400 East Second Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815; Phone: (570) 389-4529; Email: Additionally, inquiries concerning Title IX and its implementing regulation can be made to the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights, Region III, The Wanamaker Building, 100 Penn Square East - Suite 505, Philadelphia, PA 19107; Phone: (215) 656-6010; Fax: (215) 656-6020.

The application deadline for this pool is March 31, 2020.