Assistant Professor of Education Leadership

St. Louis, MO
Apr 09, 2021
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job no: 492488
Work type: Full-time
Location: St. Louis, MO
Categories: School of Education

Posting Details

Job Summary/Basic Function

This position is for a 9.5 month academic year, tenure earning appointment within the School of Education.

Maryville University is accepting applications for an Assistant Professor to teach, supervise and advise students in doctoral and master’s programs in educational administrative leadership and teacher leadership. This is a tenure track teaching-intensive position with an obligation to further the scholarship of teaching and learning and to serve in the Maryville and surrounding communities. The candidate must be committed to fostering a culturally diverse and inclusive atmosphere for students, faculty and staff, to leading active learning in all courses and to providing support and guidance as an advisor through regular meetings with assigned advisees. The candidate must also be committed to working collaboratively in pursuit of the improvement of teacher and administrative leadership throughout PK-12 schools.

Masters and doctoral programs at Maryville University use a practitioner-focused cohort model to develop the relationships between students and faculty to ensure active engagement in the deep learning necessary to build and sustain a strong and vital system of public education.

Minimum Qualifications

• Doctorate (ABD near completion may be considered.)
• Experience as a district administrator.
• Experience working with culturally diverse student populations.

Preferred Qualifications

• Expertise in research methodology, adult learning, coaching, mentoring and systems thinking

Physical Demands

Open Until Filled


Special Instructions to Applicants

An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background screening.

Applicants requiring University sponsorship to obtain employment authorization will not be considered for this position.

Maryville University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, disability, gender, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race/color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. This extends to all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruiting, hiring, training, on-the-job treatment, promotion, layoff, and termination.

Advertised: April 08, 2021
Applications close: Open until filled