Adjunct Faculty - Dissertation Research Chairs

St. Louis, MO
Mar 01, 2018
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Summary/Basic Function

The School of Education is searching for committed and qualified adjunct faculty to serve as dissertation in-practice chairs for students in the Higher Education Leadership doctoral program. Chairs will be assigned students enrolled online and/or on-campus and are expected to work with the student throughout the 32 month program. Chairs can work remotely throughout the year, but Chairs are required to attend and help facilitate summer residency on campus for all students for three days in June (typically mid-June from mid-afternoon Thursday through mid-afternoon Saturday).

Dissertation chairs will work with a designated faculty team while guiding doctoral students through the dissertation process from problem identification to final defense.

Minimum Qualifications

EdD or PhD in higher education leadership, administration, or student affairs

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with supervision of doctoral level research
Doctoral level teaching experience

An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.

Applicants requiring University sponsorship to obtain employment authorization will not be considered for this position.

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