University of Texas at San Antonio Assistant Professor (Tenure-track) in P-12 Educational Leadership in San Antonio, Texas

Title of Position Assistant Professor (Tenure-track) in P-12 Educational Leadership

Requisition Number TT20160027P

Department Posting Name Educational Leadership & Policy Studies

Location Downtown Campus

Recruitment Type External

Position Type This is a Tenure Track Faculty, benefits eligible position

Grant Funded? No

Hours per week 40

If employee will be working a schedule other than Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm, specify hours and days to be worked

If Temporary, Ending Date

Recruiting Rate Commensurate with experience

Beginning Salary Flexibility Yes

Pay Basis Salary

Required Education Doctoral Degree

Do you want to allow additional experience to substitute for required education? No

Preferred Education

Field of Study

Doctorate in educational administration/leadership or a related field.

MS Office Experience Required

Will this position require driving a UT or personally owned vehicle? No

Other Computer and Software Skills Required

Experience and Other Skills Required

The Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies (ELPS) in the College of Education and Human Development (COEHD) at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) invites nominations and applications for the position of assistant professor (tenure-track) in P-12 educational leadership, beginning in fall 2017. Required qualifications include: 1) an earned doctorate in educational administration/leadership or a related field. However, ABD’s will be considered if a doctorate in educational administration/leadership or a related field is conferred by August 15, 2017; 2) demonstrated potential to conduct and publish scholarly research; 3) demonstrated potential for teaching excellence; and 4) professional experience with, and knowledge of, students from culturally diverse backgrounds.

Do you want to allow additional education to substitute for required experience? No

Other Skills Preferred

Preferred qualifications include: 1) experience with university partnership programs in P-12 schools; 2) teaching and/or leadership experience in P-12 educational settings; 3) teaching and research expertise in educational leadership including, but not limited to: principal/building level leadership; superintendency/central office leadership; school finance; supervision; organizational theory; or multiculturalism in schools; 4) experience with professional service to the university and the field of educational leadership; 5) research and expertise involving issues of culture, equity, and transformative leadership in the context of historically under-represented communities; and/or 6) advanced quantitative research skills and interest in teaching research methods courses.

Description of Job Duties

Responsibilities include teaching, typically in the evening (and occasionally on weekends), including distance/internet and/or off-campus education courses, in academic programs leading to a M.Ed. in educational leadership and policy studies and the Ed.D. in educational leadership, and in professional certification programs for the principalship and superintendency; conducting and publishing scholarly research; seeking external funding for research activities; advising students and guiding their doctoral research; serving on and chairing doctoral dissertation committees; providing service to departmental, college, university, and professional community constituencies; and providing support to/leadership in the delivery of off-campus and distance education graduate programs.

Posting Open Date 10/17/2016

Posting Close Date at midnight on

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Notes To Applicants

Note 1: Application must include (1) an original, signed letter of application for the position and addressing the required and preferred qualifications for the position; (2) a current vita; (3) names, addresses, titles, and phone numbers of three references; and (4) three examples of scholarly writing.

Note 2: UTSA is a tobacco-free campus.

Note 3: UTSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Note 4: This is a security sensitive position. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.

Note 5: All candidates invited for interviews must provide proof that they will be eligible and qualified to work in the United States by time of hire.

Note 6: All appointments are final pending budget approval.