Requisition Number: 0808569
Position Summary: * Teach courses in qualitative research. * Participate in program initiatives, faculty decisions, and advising * Provide consultation to students and faculty * Establish an independent research program leading to publication * Serve on dissertation committees * Seek significant external funding
Minimum Preferred Qualifications: The University of Alabama College of Education Department of Educational Studies in Psychology, Research Methodology, and Counseling Program in Educational Research Position: Assistant Professor of Educational Research - Qualitative Research (Tenure Track) Minimum Qualifications: * Ph.D. in Educational Research/Educational Psychology or a related field * Demonstrated general knowledge of qualitative research methods * Evidence of ability to conduct research leading to publication * Evidence of teaching effectiveness * Ability to work with students and faculty in a variety of disciplines * Strong writing and communication skills * Commitment to working with diverse populations Preferred Qualifications: * Teaching experience * Demonstrated general knowledge and experience in teaching qualitative research * Evidence of participation in national professional organizations Responsibilities: * Teach courses in qualitative research. * Participate in program initiatives, faculty decisions, and advising * Provide consultation to students and faculty * Establish an independent research program leading to publication * Serve on dissertation committees * Seek significant external funding Further information about the program and college is accessible at www.education.ua.edu. and through contacting Dr. Aaron Kuntz at email@example.com or Dr. Rick Houser at firstname.lastname@example.org, Search Committee Co-Chairs. Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience Starting Date: August 16, 2014 Benefits: * Health and Life Insurance * TIAA-CREF Available * Teachers' Retirement System of Alabama * Summer employment available on an as needed basis * International Teaching Opportunities Possible Application Process: Please apply online at https://facultyjobs.ua.edu . A letter of application, unofficial transcript of all graduate level coursework, curriculum vita, samples of professional writing, and names, addresses and telephone numbers of three references are required to complete the online application process Prior to hiring, the final candidate must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation and submit "official" transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework. The University of Alabama is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employed. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Title XV, Section 504 ADA Employer.
Special Instructions: Names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three (3) references should be included with your vita or cover letter. Attach as two (2) separate "Other Documents": 1. Document Number 1 - Up to three samples of professional writings as "Other Document" 2. Document Number 2 - Unofficial transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework as "Other Document" (Document number 1 and 2 must be attached separately as "Other Document" for application process to be complete.)
UA EEO Statement: The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.