Educational Leadership - Open Rank

Tenure-Track Faculty Position Announcement

Department: Educational Leadership and Policy Studies                        Rank: Open

Search #14-021

Job Posted: October 21, 2013

Brief Description of Duties/Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be expected to teach graduate courses in leadership, organizational change, and policy studies, and other courses offered within the department. Candidates will be required to participate in activities that advance the department's mission and engage in productive research and creative activity. The teaching load is 12 credits per semester.

Required Qualifications:

Applicants must have: 1) an earned doctorate from an accredited institution; 2) demonstrated experience as an educational leader; 3) evidence of successful teaching of adult learners; 4) demonstrated ability to work with diverse student populations; and 5) evidence of potential to engage in meaningful scholarship/creative activity leading to presentations at professional meetings and publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Preferred Qualifications:

Successful applicants might have one or more of the following: 1) P-12 teaching/leadership experience, 2) knowledge and skills in contemporary school reform, 3) teaching experience at the graduate level, 4) experience advising doctoral students and/or serving on doctoral dissertation committees, and 5) demonstrated use of technology to enhance student learning.

Application Process:

Please submit letter of interest, curriculum vitae, official graduate transcripts and the names and contact information for three references to:

Search Committee Chair, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
Southern Connecticut State University
501 Crescent Street
New Haven CT 06515

Consideration of applications will begin December 15, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.