Open Rank, Educational Leadership

Job description

Montclair State is New Jersey's second largest university. It offers the advantages of a large university - a broad undergraduate curriculum with a global focus, a wide variety of superior graduate programs through the doctoral level, and a diverse faculty and student body - combined with a small college's attention to students.

Posting Date October 23, 2017

Position Title Open Rank, Educational Leadership

Vacancy # V-F35

Department Counseling and Educational Leadership

Division Academic Affairs

Job Description

Tenure-track position in Educational Leadership in a vibrant program serving diverse communities. Appointment includes teaching a range of graduate courses for prospective leaders and supervisors with an emphasis on instructional leadership, using data in decision-making, and developing professional learning communities, as well as contributing to the vision and growth of the program and department. Faculty members are expected to be active scholars; advise students; contribute to accreditation process; participate in department, college, and university committees; and teach in a variety of settings and formats.

Qualifications & Requirements

Earned doctorate in Educational Leadership or related field, a well-defined research agenda, evidence of scholarly activities, and success in or potential for publications. Demonstrate aptitude for or evidence of excellence in teaching. Must be ready to develop and teach online courses as demonstrated through experience or interest. Desired areas of expertise include curriculum and supervision, school finance, education law, program assessment, University-school networks and partnerships, and district improvement processes. The department and the College of Education and Human Services are committed to student and faculty diversity and value the educational benefits that derive from such diversity. We are seeking candidates who demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively in, and with, socially, culturally, and economically diverse communities; have a commitment to education for social justice, democratic practice, and critical thinking; and/or are interested in addressing issues of inclusive education in research, teaching, and curriculum development. Experience as a leader in a K-12 school a plus. Preferred: Experience teaching online and hybrid courses.

Salary Range
Commensurate with experience.

Anticipated Start Date September 2018

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Organizational Marketing Statement:

Building on a distinguished 105-year history, Montclair State University is proud to be a leading institution of higher education in New Jersey. The university's six colleges and schools serve more than 19,000 undergraduate and graduate students in 300 majors, minors, concentrations and certificate programs. Situated on a beautiful, 250-acre suburban campus just 14 miles from New York City, Montclair State combines the instructional and research resources of a large public university in a dynamic, sophisticated, and diverse academic environment.

EEO/AA Statement:

Montclair State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution with a strong commitment to diversity. Additional information can be found on the MSU website at






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