Chair, Department of Education

Missouri Western State University in Missouri

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted March 7, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

CHAIR, DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION (tenure-track) The Department of Education is seeking a full-time faculty member to serve as department chair and teach in the Education Program, beginning July 1, 2014. Responsibilities include teaching and administration of the undergraduate educator preparation and graduate programs. Additional responsibilities include scholarship related to teacher preparation and providing departmental/university/community service. The undergraduate program is approved by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and accredited by NCATE.

REQUIRED: Earned doctorate in an area of education from an accredited institution of higher education; academic experience and qualifications meriting appointment as a Chair of a Department; experience with program assessment and accreditation. PREFER: Previous teaching and administrative experience in higher education.

Qualified applicants must submit a letter of interest (including e-mail address if applicable), full curriculum vitae, official transcripts, a one-page statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness and contact information for at least three references, to be sent electronically to: Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until position is filled. Employment is contingent upon proof of the legal right to work in the U. S. An appointment is not final until all documents are provided. AA/EOE

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