Professor and School Director, School of Education
The School of Education in the Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Education and Professional Studies at the University of Rhode Island (URI) invites high quality applicants for Professor and School Director beginning Fall Semester of 2019.
The Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Education and Professional Studies affords rich research and instructional experiences within – and across – multicultural and multidisciplinary environments. This collaborative College offers students, staff, and faculty access to innovative, customized, and flexible opportunities to gain interdisciplinary theoretical and applied knowledges and experiences in multiple community settings (see https://web.uri.edu/ceps/).
The URI Feinstein College is home to the School of Education (Kingston, RI), the School of Professional and Continuing Studies (Providence, RI), and the Office of Strategic Initiatives (Providence, RI). This unique two-campus college provides a wide range of educational opportunities for (a) traditional undergraduate students; (b) transfer, adult, and returning students who have varying experiences with academic courses; and, © individuals currently in the workforce who want to enhance their skills through post-collegiate certificate and graduate programs.
The URI Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Education and Professional Studies values and embraces the multiple dimensions of diversity, equity and inclusion in the pursuit of excellence in academic, professional, and career advancement.
As is the mission and duty of any College within a public research university, the Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Education and Professional Studies designs learning opportunities for individuals to construct knowledge, skills, abilities, and aptitudes that inspire life-long learning, innovative leadership, and community service.
Ultimately, the vision for the Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Education and Professional Studies is to prepare individuals who are locally engaged, nationally respected, and globally involved in the work of educational, organizational, and economic justice.
For questions, please contact Associate Dean Anne Seitsinger ([email protected]).
Leadership responsibility for School members in planning and developing nationally-recognized research, granting, and instructional activities. Administrative responsibility for students, programs, staff, and faculty in the School. Fiscal responsibility for students, programs, staff, and faculty in the School. Human resources responsibility for students, programs, staff, and faculty in the School. Leadership responsibility for incorporating instructional delivery technologies into the learning process across classroom and online settings. Evaluation responsibility of students, staff, and faculty School members and report results of the assessments as required. Recommendation responsibility for appointments, reappointments, award of tenure, award of promotions, and dismissals of School members. Public relations responsibility – internally and externally – to promote the welfare of the students, staff, and faculty in the School, College, and University.
Work with the administration to administer and promote the University’s policies. Other duties as assigned as appropriate by Dean, Dean’s Office, and the University Manual.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: This search will remain open until filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by January 4, 2019. Second consideration may be given to applications received by February 1, 2019. Applications received subsequent to second consideration date (February 1, 2019) may not be given full consideration.
Visit the URI jobs website at https://jobs.uri.edu to apply and view complete details for posting (F00114). Please attach the following 4 (PDF) documents to your online Faculty Employment Application: (#1) Cover letter/ a detailed letter describing administrative experiences relative to the director position (as one complete document), (#2) Curriculum vita, (#3) “Other Document” describing research, grant, teaching, and professional service activity (as one complete document), and (#4) “Other” the names, addresses and telephone numbers of five professional references.
APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE ONLY.
The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer. Women, persons of color, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other protected groups are encouraged to apply.