Educational Leadership Adjunct Faculty Pool

Jan 03, 2019
Position Type
Institution Type

Job location: Remote

Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2017-07-25
Req: TR2149

Job Description:

Saybrook University is seeking Adjuncts to join its Department of Leadership and Management in the College of Social Sciences.

Under the direction of the Program Director, the Adjunct is responsible for preparing graduates to take on management and leadership positions and address organizational needs in a variety of for-profit or nonprofit industries. Help students work toward sustainable change, we prepare leaders and managers who can work creatively in a globally interdependent world that is diverse, complex, ambiguous, and changing rapidly.

The topical area being sought is educational leadership.

Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to:                           

  • Responsive and timely communication with students in the online environment.

  • Responsive and timely communication with Program Director.

  • Active participation in degree and departmental meetings.

  • Program representation on university-wide committees as warranted.

  • Instruction, course development and syllabus review/updating.

  • Deliver high quality innovative online courses that foster critical thinking.

  • Attendance and active participation in Residential Orientations for new students and Residential Conferences for returning students.

  • Mentoring students.

Position Requirements:

  • PhD or EdD in educational leadership or an equivalent.

  • Scholar-practitioners are preferred.

  • Previous experience in faculty leadership roles, particularly with regard to curriculum development and online teaching.

  • Demonstrated scholarship, leadership practice and/or accomplishments.

  • Relevant supervision and teaching experience at the doctoral level, including supervision of doctoral dissertation research.

Position Qualifications:

  • Strong commitment to the mission and goals of Saybrook University.

  • Able to offer online instruction regarding diverse theoretical perspectives.

  • Promotes interdisciplinary work within and beyond the Department.

  • Committed to excellence in teaching, practice and research.

  • Critical and strategic thinkers.

  • Strong commitment to equality, diversity and multiculturalism in education.

Saybrook University offers a generous compensation and benefits package, as well as the opportunity to work for a leader in the field of education. Some of our key benefits include: generous paid time-off, medical and dental coverage, company-paid life and disability insurance, retirement plan with employer contribution, multiple flexible spending accounts (FSA), tuition reimbursement, professional development, and regular employee appreciation events.

Saybrook University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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