Assistant Professor - Teacher Education (Internal Search)

Dahlonega, GA
Jun 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant Professor - Teacher Education (Internal Search)

Position Number: 53068914

Benefits Eligible: Yes

Campus Location: Multi-Campus

General Summary: The University of North Georgia is seeking applications for a 9-month position for Educational Leadership in the College of Education's Graduate Degree program. This faculty member will serve as coordinator for, as well as teach in the Department's Tier I and Tier II Educational Leadership Graduate Degree Program, with the possibility of teaching in the regular teacher education undergraduate degree programs.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities: The Assistant Professor will:
  • Coordinate the Tier I and Tier II Educational Leadership program within the College of Education's Graduate Degree program.
  • Teach Educational Leadership courses, and supervise leadership interns enrolled in the program.
  • Work collaboratively in cross-disciplinary groups.
  • Facilitate curriculum development, program recruitment and collecting and analyzing program data to inform program development.
  • Obtain partnership agreements with participating school districts for all students enrolled in the program.
  • Commitment to collaborative curriculum development with professional development sites in public school is expected. Off-campus and on-line teaching are possible.

Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • Doctorate in related field required.
  • Public school teaching and leadership experience required, preferably at both the building and system levels.
  • Experience as a school principal preferred.

Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Unofficial Transcripts

Special Instructions to Applicants: If you received any graduate degrees from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at

Please submit contact information for three professional references.

Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.


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