Adjunct Assistant Professor - Department of Educational Leadership

Job description

Position Title::

Adjunct Assistant Professor - Department of Educational Leadership

Position Number::


Full-time or Part-time::

Full Time


Educational Leadership

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EHRA (Faculty)

Job Category::


Hiring Range::

Commensurate with Education and Experience

Minimum salary::

Commensurate with Education and Experience

Maximum salary::

Commensurate with Education and Experience

Overall Position Competency::

Flat Rate

Description of primary duties and responsibilities::

The Department of Educational Leadership and School Administration at Fayetteville State University is one of three academic units within the School of Education. The department prepares transformative leaders who will create a new educational paradigm and who are committed to Ethical and Moral Responsibility; Civic Engagement and Social Justice; Multicultural and Global Issues; Transformative Research and Visionary Leadership; and Empowering Partnerships. The department offers two programs, the Masters of School Administration and the Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership (P-12 and Higher Education Concentrations).

Description of Work Continued::

The Department of Educational Leadership seeks applications for the position of full-time adjunct faculty. The successful candidate must demonstrate commitment to excellence, innovation, collegiality, transformational leadership, diversity, positive work ethic, and social justice. The selected candidate will:

•Teach a wide variety of master and doctoral level courses;
• Effectively serve as dissertation editor and writing coach to doctoral candidates
•Advise, mentor, and supervise graduate students;
•Effectively serve on dissertation committees;
•Engage in collaborative research with students and faculty;
•Serve on accreditation committees
•Fulfill other assignments as necessary

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements::

•An earned doctoral degree in Educational Leadership, Administration, Higher/Adult /K-12 Education or acceptable equivalent from an accredited institution
•Higher education teaching and service experience at an accredited university with a record of excellent teaching, advising, and service
•Leadership experience in K-12 school system or higher education
•Research presentation or publication record with eligibility for graduate faculty status
•Experience mentoring or supervising interns or related work
•Strong technological skills, communication, and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications::

• A proven and recent track record of high-quality dissertation editing and reviews
• Priority will be given to candidates with expertise in instructional leadership, dissertation supervision, dissertation editing and coaching, school leadership, school law, school turnaround and social justice theory.
• Knowledge of the CAEP accreditation process is also preferred.

Open Until Filled::


Additional Information for Applicants:

All new employees are required to have listed credentials/degrees verified prior to employment. Transcripts should be provided for all earned degrees and/or the degree which is being used to satisfy credential/qualification requirements. Transcript requests are the responsibility of the candidate.

EEO Statement::

This position is subject to the successful completion of an employment background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable), academic verification and credit history check (if applicable).

Fayetteville State University is committed to equality of educational opportunity and employment and does not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information or veteran status. Moreover, Fayetteville State University values diversity and actively seeks to recruit talented students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.

Veteran's Statement:

Fayetteville State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and seeks priority referrals of protected veterans for our openings.




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Posted: 7/7/2020
Application Due: 7/3/2021
Work Type: Full Time