Clinical Assistant Professor

Job description

Posting Number:

F0734P

Working Title:

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department:

COE Lifelong Ed, Admin & Policy

About the University of Georgia:

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/Department:

The University of Georgia Gwinnett Campus is a highly accessible and vibrant center of advanced learning for non-traditional and working professionals in the greater Atlanta and northeast Georgia area (see https://gwinnett.uga.edu/about/why-choose-gwinnett/). Students at UGA Gwinnett have the opportunity to earn an advanced degree from the University of Georgia, consistently ranked among the top 20 public universities in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

UGA Gwinnett offers 12 graduate degree programs, as well as certificate programs and professional development opportunities. The academic programs at UGA Gwinnett provide students with low student-to-faculty ratios, which allows personalized instruction from highly qualified faculty.

To help students keep pace with their professional careers and families, the campus offers an accommodating schedule of night and Saturday classes and a broad range of student support services. UGA-Gwinnett is a full-service campus; offering 60,000 square feet of instructional and support space, including access to computer labs, library and study rooms, as well as student services. The Gwinnett Campus library offers access to the UGA Libraries and collections of other colleges and universities in the University System of Georgia, as well as to the GALILEO suite of databases.

College/Unit/Department website:

https://coe.uga.edu/directory/lifelong-education-administration-and-policy

Posting Type:

External

Retirement Plan:

TRS or ORP

Employment Type:

Employee

Benefits Eligibility:

Benefits Eligible

Underutilization:

None

Anticipated Start Date:

02/01/2021

Job Posting Date:

10/22/2020

Open until filled:

Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicants should submit all application materials electronically at http://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/172803

A complete application will require all of the following:
1. A letter of application specifically responsive to the position’s responsibilities
and required and preferred qualifications as described above
2. A complete resume or curriculum vitae
3. Unofficial transcripts from all graduate work
4. Evidence of coaching certification
5. The contact information for three persons who could provide letters of reference if asked

Applications received by November 23, 2020 are assured of full consideration. The position will remain open until filled. Potential applicants should note that degrees or experience in educational leadership, K-12 education, or similar fields are probably not appropriate preparation for this position. Other questions can be addressed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Laura Bierema ([email protected]).

Location of Vacancy:

Gwinnett County

EEO Statement:

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]).

Classification Title:

Clinical Assistant Professor

Faculty Rank:

Clinical Assistant Professor

Contract Type:

Academic (9 mo.)

Tenure Status:

Non-Tenure Track

Minimum Qualifications:

Terminal degree appropriate for the discipline

Position Summary:

The Program of Adult Learning, Leadership and Organization Development (LLOD) at the University of Georgia is pleased to announce a Clinical Assistant Professor position to begin February 1, 2021. Duties of this position include teaching in graduate-level programs in both face-to-face and online environments, advising students, recruiting students into the organization coaching graduate certificate program, advising students in the coaching practicum, and coordinating recruitment, marketing and on-line student support for LLOD degree programs.

Clinical faculty members in our department are full-time 9-month (academic year) faculty members who have a strong academic background, professional experience in LLOD and coaching, and a commitment to facilitating learning, leadership, and change with adults, groups, organizations, and communities. Clinical faculty members are typically renewed annually, and the clinical faculty line allows promotions in rank. As with all faculty positions in the department, clinical faculty engage in scholarly activities; provide academic advising to students as assigned; and engage in service to the department, the University and the profession.

This position is housed on the UGA Gwinnett campus in metropolitan Atlanta and requires teaching the equivalent of a minimum of three graduate-level courses per semester in the program.

Additional Requirements:

• An earned doctorate in Adult Learning, Leadership and Organization Development or a related field such as adult education, human resource development, organization development, or leadership
• A certification in executive coaching from a reputable coaching training program
• A minimum of 5 years of coaching experience

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/or Certification:

• Evidence of teaching excellence in Adult Learning, Leadership and Organization Development
• Evidence of a background that includes program administration
• Three (3) years of experience with marketing academic programs and recruiting graduate students

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies:

• Evidence of ability to design and deliver online instruction
• Evidence of excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Is this a Position of Trust?:

No

Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources?:

No

Does this position require a P-Card? :

No

Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? :

No

Is driving a responsibility of this position?:

No

Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?:

No

Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications):

No

Credit and P-Card policy:

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.

Duties/Responsibilities:

Duties of this position include teaching in graduate-level programs in both face-to-face and online environments, advising students, recruiting students into the organization coaching graduate certificate program, advising students in the coaching practicum, and coordinating recruitment, marketing and on-line student support for LLOD degree programs. As with all faculty positions in the department, clinical faculty engage in scholarly activities; provide academic advising to students as assigned; and engage in service to the department, the University and the profession.

This position is housed on the UGA Gwinnett campus in metropolitan Atlanta and requires teaching the equivalent of a minimum of three graduate-level courses per semester in the program.

Percentage Of Time:

100

 

 

 

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Posted: 10/24/2020
Application Due: 12/23/2020
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