Associate/Full Professor of Higher Education

Greensboro, NC
Sep 06, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Number 001379

Functional Title Associate/Full Professor of Higher Education

Position Type Tenure Stream

Position Summary

UNCG School of Education is a vibrant and inclusive learning community that embodies access, equity, diversity, cultural relevance, and collaboration in teaching, research, service, and community engagement. Our programs offer real-world knowledge to prepare students to be successful professionals.

The Department of Teacher Education and Higher Education at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro is seeking a collaborative leader and instructor in the field of higher education/student affairs administration to fill a tenured position at the Associate/Full Professor level. This is a nine-month/year position.

Responsibilities: Provide leadership in the master's level program in student personnel administration in higher education and the doctoral program in higher education. In addition, responsibilities will include teaching courses, advising master's and doctoral students, chairing doctoral dissertation committees, and serving on department, School of Education, and university committees.

Minimum Qualifications

Earned doctorate in higher education, student personnel administration, or closely related field is required. Established record of scholarly publications and evidence of professional service leadership is required. College teaching (particularly at the graduate level) and successful experience advising doctoral students at the dissertation stage, serving on doctoral committees, and chairing dissertations is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Administrative experience in student affairs or a closely related area and expertise in quantitative research methodology is highly desirable.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants are asked to provide the names, email addresses, and phone numbers of at least three (3) contacts to provide Letters of Recommendation, in the References section of the electronic application. These contacts will be solicited by the UNCGjobsearch system via email, and asked to provide a confidential Letter of Recommendation on behalf of the applicant. This will occur as soon as the applicant successfully submits the application and receives a confirmation number from the UNCGjobsearch system.

Review of applications will begin October 9, 2017 and will continue until the position is successfully filled. Candidates will submit their applications for Position #001379 electronically through UNCGjobsearch ).

Application materials include:
1) a letter of application that addresses stated responsibilities and qualifications;
2) current vitae; and
3) list of references - applicants are required to upload a list of references of least three (3) professional references that includes:

  • Name
  • Company Name
  • Type of reference (Professional, Supervisor, Colleague, Academic or Personal). One (1) of those references will need to be a current or previous supervisor.
  • Email Address
  • Contact Phone Number

For more information, contact Dr. Laura M. Gonzalez, Associate Professor of Higher Education and Co-Chair of the HED Search Committee, at
UNCG is especially proud of the diversity of its student body, and we seek to attract an equally diverse applicant.

Recruitment Range Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Org #-Department Teacher Education-Higher Education - 12006

Job Open Date 09/05/2017

For Best Consideration Date 10/09/2017

Job Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Number of Months per Year 9

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
Optional Documents

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