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Clinical Assistant Professor - Educational Leadership (Log #19-002)

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The Department of Educational Policy Studies in the College of Education at Georgia State University invites applications for the position of Clinical Assistant Professor of Educational Policy Studies in the Educational Leadership Section.

Position Description:  Reporting to the department chair, the clinical assistant professor’s responsibilities include teaching courses in Educational Leadership / Administration, advising students in the Ed.D., Ed.S. and M.Ed. programs and providing service to the university, community and profession. The position requires a terminal degree and is a 10-month appointment with possible summer employment opportunities.  Research activities may be negotiated with the department chair as part of the workload in lieu of an emphasis on service.

Qualifications: The successful applicant will have an earned doctorate in educational leadership, educational administration or a related / supporting area in education relevant to the Educational Leadership Section, and have the ability to teach courses in these areas. These courses are taught on-line, off-campus and on-campus, including evenings and weekends. This person will be expected to advise and mentor graduate students, work with diverse student populations, model technology use, provide service to the university and profession, and communicate effectively with educational partners. Additionally, it is required that the applicant have had previous experience as a building or system level leader in P-12 education and the ability to articulate and integrate certification requirements into course content. Preferred qualifications include teaching experience at a college or university especially in educational leadership, record of externally funded research, experience administering educational programs, experience teaching on-line courses, and knowledge of performance-based models of leadership preparation. Interest in working with a Principals Center associated with the Educational Leadership Section would also be desirable.

Applications/Nominations: Applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vita, transcript of highest degree earned and three letters of recommendation to:

Mr. Jeff Stockwell
Department of Educational Policy Studies
Georgia State University
P.O. Box 3977
Atlanta, Georgia 30302-3980
Inquiries should be address to [email protected]

Please reference Log # 19-002 in the subject line.

Mr. Jeff Stockwell can be reached at 404-413-8274

Before a contract for employment is offered, an official transcript of the highest degree earned is required.

Preference will be given to applications with supporting documents received by February 1, 2018, but the position will remain open until a suitable candidate is selected or the position is closed by the Dean. The clinical assistant professor position is available starting in fall 2018. Please be advised that should you be recommended for the position, the University System of Georgia Board of Regents policy requires the completion of a background check as a prior condition of employment.

Georgia State University is an equal opportunity educational institution and an equal opportunity affirmative action employer.




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Posted: 10/10/2017
Application Due: 12/9/2017
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