Assistant Professor in Education Policy (9 Month Salary) - College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences Location:
Tallahassee, FL Regular/Temporary:
Regular Full/Part Time:
Full-Time Job ID:
The Department of Educational Leadership & Policy Studies (ELPS) in the College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences at Florida State University.
Engaging in a well-defined scholarship agenda with clear connections to K-12 and/or higher education policy.
Teaching graduate courses in our EdD program related to education policy and/or research methods.
Advising graduate students in the online EdD program.
Serving on student graduate committees, including chairing EdD student dissertations.
Providing service to the university, the department, the college, and the profession.
Developing and submitting grant proposals to potential funding agencies.
Earned doctorate in education policy, or related education and/or social science disciplines;
Evidence of high-quality scholarship (e.g., recent publications in peer reviewed journals, working papers, recent presentations at national or international conferences);
Commitment to and experience working with students of various backgrounds;
Ability to teach K-12 and/or higher education policy courses and/or research methods courses;
Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
Research interests related to Civil Rights Policy and Practice, Teacher Workforce, Education Technology, and/or Inclusion and Access for Students with Disabilities.
Experience with mentorship, in preparation for chairing EdD student dissertations.
Experience with online/hybrid instruction as a student or instructor.
Experience with teaching or training in research design courses (literature review, prospectus development, applied quantitative methods, etc.).
Potential for success in garnering external funding for research.
The Department of Educational Leadership & Policy Studies (ELPS) in the *College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences at Florida State University invites applications for a nine-month, tenure-earning assistant professor position. We seek a colleague committed to research, mentorship, teaching, and advising. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in ongoing research in well-defined scholarship areas with clear connections to K-12 and/or higher education policy, advise professional doctoral students in our online EdD program, chair EdD dissertation committees, contribute to academic service, and apply for external funding to support new research projects.
ELPS strives to develop a deep understanding of and respect for our students and colleagues. The Department enrolls a sizable population of students in Masters/Specialist, Ph.D., and online EdD degree programs and hosts a program evaluation certificate program. We seek a colleague committed to and capable of effectively educating students across multiple programs, with a particular focus on advising EdD students.
For more information about the College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences, visit: education.fsu.edu. For more information about the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, visit https://education.fsu.edu/elps.
Questions regarding the application submission system and process should be directed to the application coordinator:
Adam Ware, Sr. Administrative Specialist
Educational Leadership & Policy Studies
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How To Apply
Review of candidates will begin 10/01/2023 and will continue until filled. We urge interested candidates to submit materials as soon as possible.
Interested candidates should submit an online application at http://www.jobs.fsu.edu.
Applicants are required to complete FSU’s online application, providing all educational details and a curriculum vitae including the contact information of three references. Applicants should also submit a cover letter that describes (1) research agenda and experience, (2) teaching experience and interest, and (3) commitment to mentoring, teaching, and advising students.
Transcripts, up to three work samples (such as publications or manuscripts under review), and three letters of recommendation will be required of candidates selected for an interview.
This is a Faculty position.
This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.
This position is being advertised as open until filled.
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