Specialized Teaching Faculty I, 9 Month Salaried (Educational Leadership and Administration)
Job Title: Specialized Teaching Faculty I, 9 Month Salaried (Educational Leadership and Administration)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 46430
Department The Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies (ELPS) at Florida State University is seeking a Specialized Teaching faculty for the online specialist, masters and modified programs in Educational Leadership and Administration that lead to Florida Educational Leadership certification. The faculty member will hold a nine-month contract, teaching four classes in each fall and spring semesters. There may also be opportunities available for teaching in summer sessions as well.
The successful candidate will have the exciting opportunity to develop the next generation of school leaders, joining the faculty in a department and college committed to reshaping the field and preparing leaders who are uniquely effective for improving education and learning. Our online program emphasizes strong academic training, practical application of content, and connections with field experts as evidenced by our students’ success on the Florida Educational Leadership Examination – ranked first in the state. Program objectives are research- and theory-based, aligned with state leadership standards and developed in collaboration between practitioners and faculty of the department. Students graduating from the program serve as formal and informal leaders in schools and districts throughout the state.
The Florida State University is a comprehensive, graduate-research university with a liberal arts base located in Tallahassee, Florida. The College of Education has a long and honored history as the second College founded in the University. Since its official organization in 1910, the College of Education has provided students with the resources and opportunities necessary to become outstanding educational leaders.
For further information about the Department, visit http://www.coe.fsu.edu/ELPSEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdfResponsibilities As a Specialized Teaching Faculty I position (non-tenure track), responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Teaching four online classes in the Fall and Spring terms with a course reduction possible if paired with administrative duties. Opportunities for summer teaching might also be available.
Assisting in the development and coordination of classes taught in the program;
Building capacity and partnerships with school districts in Florida
Coordinating administrative duties if applicable.Qualifications Earned doctorate in Educational Leadership and Policy.
Formal leadership experience in K-12 educational settings
Demonstrated effectiveness as a teacher, working with students of varying backgrounds
Knowledge and experience in online teaching
Evidence of commitment to professional development and scholarship in the fieldOther Information The anticipated start for this position is August 2020.Contact Info Stacey Rutledge, Search Committee Chair
Associate Professor, Education Leadership and Policy
Email: [email protected] Plan This is a Faculty position.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply Interested and qualified candidates should submit an online application at jobs.fsu.edu. Review of candidates will begin November 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. We urge interested candidates to submit materials as soon as possible. Applicants are required to complete FSU’s online application, providing all educational details and a curriculum vitae. Applicants should also include a cover letter, names of three references with contact information, and a statement of leadership and teaching philosophies.
Transcripts, work samples (such as syllabi or articles/manuscripts), and three written letters of recommendation will be required of candidates selected for a phone interview.
Questions regarding the application submission system and process should be directed to application coordinator - Theresa Harrell, Sr. Administrative Specialist, Educational Leadership & Policy Studies, 1114 West Call Street, 1209 Stone Building, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4452. [email protected], 850-644-8403Tobacco Free Campus Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.