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College of Education (Assessment Learning and Student Success EdD Program), Tenure-Track Faculty

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Work Type: Faculty - Tenure-Track
Location: Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Categories: Education

Job Title

College of Education (Assessment Learning and Student Success EdD Program), Tenure-Track Faculty

Department

Dean Education

University Expectation

MTSU seeks candidates committed to innovative teaching, robust research/creative activity, and meaningful service. We also seek to attract a culturally and academically diverse faculty who value working with a diverse student body.

Salary

Salary commensurate with education and experience

Job Summary/Basic Function

The College of Education at Middle Tennessee State University invites applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at the rank of assistant/associate professor. The start date for the position is August 1, 2023. The position is contingent upon funding.

The successful candidate will support the Assessment Learning and Student Success EdD Program, particularly its Higher Education Concentration and the College of Education. In addition, the successful candidate will teach graduate courses. Assignments may include teaching in off-campus, weekend, online, and cohort graduate programs. Responsibilities include teaching courses, chairing higher education dissertations, serving on dissertation committees, and designing online courses for the College of Education to be delivered in related programs. The successful candidate is also expected to maintain an active research agenda in higher education scholarship.

Required Education

Earned terminal degree in Higher Education or a closely related field

Required Related Experience

Three (3) years of higher education administrative experience

Other Desirables

Candidates who possess any of the following will receive special consideration:

  • Expertise in higher education policy
  • Academic and applied expertise in quantitative and/or mixed methods research design
  • Experience in early childhood special education
  • A record of teaching graduate level courses and/or practical experience in areas such as educational foundations, curriculum, instruction, assessment, administration, higher education topics courses, and student success
  • Experience designing, teaching, and coordinating graduate-level online and face-to-face courses
  • Experience with submission and awarding of external funding to support research
  • Experience supporting dissertation candidates as either a chair or a committee member

Documents Needed to Apply

To successfully apply, applicants must include the following documents as separate attachments at the time of online application submittal: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a statement of research or creative activities (as appropriate to the discipline).

Special Instruction to Applicants 

If you need help applying, please contact the Faculty Recruitment Specialist at (615) 898-5128.

If you have position-specific questions, please contact Jim Rost at Jim.Rost@mtsu.edu.

MTSU offers a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to the following:  

  • Sick Leave  
  • 13 paid University holidays
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Optional 401K and 403B Deferred Compensation Plans
  • Educational benefits for the employee and their spouse and dependents
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MTSU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that values diversity in all its forms. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Proof of U.S. citizenship or eligibility for U.S. employment will be required before employment (Immigration Control Act of 1986). Clery Act crime statistics for MTSU are available at http://www.mtsu.edu/police/docs/2021AnnualSecurityReport.pdf or by contacting MTSU Public Safety at (615) 898-2424.

MTSU is a Tobacco & Drug-Free campus.

This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you may be required to provide information about your criminal history to be considered for this position.

For individuals requiring reasonable accommodation to apply: In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation to apply for a position with MTSU, please call 615-898-2929 or email emp@mtsu.edu.

Application Review Date: 10/31/2022

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