Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor Urban & Public Leadership
Requisition Number FAC - 201000000249
Job Title Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor Urban & Public Leadership
The University of North Texas at Dallas invites applications for Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor Urban & Public Leadership starting in Fall 2018. UNT Dallas-the first four-year public institution of higher education in the city of Dallasoffers faculty the unique opportunity to help shape the character of a 21st century, learner-focused, urban comprehensive university.
Founded in 2000, UNT Dallas has grown from 230 students to 3500 students and is projected to reach 16,000 by 2030. UNT Dallas currently offers a range of courses leading to undergraduate degrees, and graduate courses leading to master's degrees. UNT Dallas, already among the most diverse universities in the nation, accepted its first freshman class in fall 2010. For more information about the university, go to: http://dallas.unt.edu/
This position is a tenure-track position which will be responsible for teaching two courses per semester, directing the SERCH institute, and engaging in high-quality applied research/scholarly activities. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in service activities such as curriculum development, online course development, student recruiting and advising, program assessment, program development and leadership, and committee leadership.
The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.
The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.
The successful candidate will possess the following required qualifications:
- An earned doctoral degree in public administration, public policy, criminal justice, leadership, management, or a related field, and a record as a publishing scholar commensurate with this rank.
- Demonstrated experience teaching graduate courses in public administration, public policy, criminal justice, leadership, management, or a related field.
- Demonstrated effective written and verbal communication skills.
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:
- Research related to one or more of the following areas: public administration, public policy, criminal justice, leadership, management, or a related field.
- Significant government and/or law enforcement experience.
- Experience using technology in teaching, and experience developing and teaching hybrid web or online courses.
- Academic experience working on a campus with culturally diverse students, staff, and faculty.
Physical requirements necessary to perform essential job functions
Driving University Vehicle? No
As required to meet the academic schedule.
Substitution of Experience/Education No
Ending Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicants
Submit a CV, a letter of application that outlines the applicant's interest, qualifications and experience for the position, contact information for three professional references, and unofficial graduate transcripts through https://unt-dallas.peopleadmin.com/. Applications must be received by April 30, 2018 to receive full consideration. Selection is contingent on funding for the 2018-19 academic year.
For additional information contact Dr. Betty Stewart by electronic mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (972) 338-1909.
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