St. Lawrence University Assistant Professor of Education and Coordinator of Educational Leadership Program in Canton, New York
Position Title Assistant Professor of Education and Coordinator of Educational Leadership Program
St. Lawrence University invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Education and Coordinator of Educational Leadership Program to begin August 2018. At St. Lawrence University, we believe that the liberal arts offer an essential foundation for leadership. Our graduates go on to work in diverse settings, and we value candidates who can prepare leaders for a variety of learning environments.
We are looking for a colleague who will: • Lead the graduate-level Educational Leadership Program; • Teach courses and propose new courses for the Program; • Be an active scholar; • Advise and mentor students in the Program; and • Collaborate with members of the Education Department and the University community.
We especially seek candidates with experience working with students from diverse backgrounds, and who can demonstrate experience with, or evidence of a commitment to, preparing school leaders who promote diversity and excellence through their research, teaching and/or service.
• An earned doctorate in Educational Leadership, Administration or closely related field at time of appointment; • A clearly articulated scholarly agenda; • Experience teaching at the post-secondary level; and • An understanding and appreciation of a liberal arts approach to education and a vision for a graduate-level leadership program in a liberal arts environment
• Successful administrative experience in PK‐12 settings (e.g., principal, supervisor, superintendent); • Experience in the graduate-level education of school leaders; and • Experience with CAEP accreditation
Faculty Status Tenure Track
Appointment Timing Full Year
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number FA00098
Desired Start Date 08/15/2018
Position End Date (if temporary)
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Interested applicants should submit a letter of application where you clearly address your vision for a graduate-level leadership program in a liberal arts environment and articulate your scholarly agenda; a current CV; proof of teaching effectiveness; 2 sample syllabi; and a Diversity Statement that provides evidence of work done, or work planned, to prepare school leaders who promote diversity and excellence.
These documents can be uploaded in the “Applicant Documents” section of your application.
Additionally, three confidential references are required [the required information input in the reference contact information section of your application will be utilized to send a system-derived email requesting a recommendation letter from each reference].
Applications should be submitted by February 7, 2017. Applications submitted after this date will be reviewed as needed. Questions about the position may be directed to Dr. Jeffery Frank, Search Chair, at (firstname.lastname@example.org).
All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.
Reference Request Details
Accept References Yes
Minimum Requests 3
Maximum Requests 4
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Proof of Teaching Effectiveness
Sample Syllabus 1
Sample Syllabus 2
- Additional Document 1