Job description

JOB NO.: 95161-AS

Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Academic Advising, Student Services/Support, Communications, Editing, Instructional, Marketing, Public Relations, Office & Administrative Support

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 95161-AS

Working Title: Program Director - MSPE


FTE: 50% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 15, 2018

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $50,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Candidates must have an earned MS/MA in Teacher Education or a related field, PhD or EdD is preferred.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Candidates should have experience teaching in a PK-12 setting or similar exposure in a school setting. Experience with online instructional programming is required; experience with online instructional design is preferred. Experience, training, and/or willingness to obtain training in marketing, recruitment, and curriculum development is required.

License or certificate:

Position Summary:

The Department of Educational Psychology at UW-Madison seeks a Program Director to oversee the Master of Science for Professional Educators (MSPE) program. This online graduate program for in-service teachers offers students courses designed to improve effectiveness in the classroom as well as exposure to aspects of education administration and policy. The program engages participants in critical analysis and reflection of their instruction, pedagogy, and assessment activities. This position is responsible for managing recruitment and admissions to the program; overseeing the program budget; hiring instructors; leading marketing and outreach activities; and establishing curriculum goals and guidelines. The director will also work closely with program faculty to grow, advance and update the program.

Additional information about the program may be found at

Additional Information:

Questions about the position or program should be directed to: Brad Brown, Department Chair [email protected] Please reference PVL 95161 in the subject line.


Brad Brown
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

Using the "Apply Now" button on the postition posting, candidates should submit letter of interest, CV/resume, and contact information for three references via the website. References will be asked to provide a letter of recommendation to upload to the online system.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Jul 10 2018 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: Aug 10 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time





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Posted: 7/11/2018
Application Due: 8/11/2018
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