Job Location: Fort Wayne Campus - Fort Wayne, IN
Position Type: Tenure Track
Education Level: Doctorate
Job Category: Education
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The Warrior Community seeks a full-time faculty member for the Ph.D. Program. This is a tenure track academic 12-month position responsible for teaching, serving on dissertation committees, and supporting the online Ph.D. program in Global Leadership. This position has a central role as an on-campus, full-time faculty member to help lead and implement outstanding programs within the Ph.D. program, as well as serve in a department chair role for part-time visiting faculty who are located throughout the United States and Internationally. In addition, the candidate will have the opportunity to possibly teach and support the growing programs at the master’s level as well. This full-time position is based at the main campus in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and will contribute to quality teaching, scholarship, and service to the university and to the Ph.D. program. While this position reports to the Dean, there is ongoing collaboration, partnership, and occasional direction from the Associate Dean.
The faculty member will teach eight online courses each academic year. Courses include content areas of global leadership and organizational management, higher education administration, introduction to research and research design. See the curriculum for more details at www.indianatech.edu. The faculty member will serve as chair or member of 10-12 dissertation committees. Developing curriculum and course materials that address professional and scholarly interactions with students, according to departmental guidelines and outcomes, and participating in course and program-level learning assessments are essential duties. Additional duties of equal importance include helping to plan, facilitate, and participate in twice annual Immersion weekends, maintain an active research agenda including professional presentations and publications, participating on campus committees, departmental meetings and initiatives, and participating in continual quality improvement initiatives within the program.
The ideal faculty member will hold an earned doctorate in Leadership, Global Leadership, International Studies, Organizational Leadership, Business Administration, Health Administration, Higher Education Administration, or a relevant field from a regionally accredited institution. A minimum of five years of teaching experience is also required. Preferred qualifications include a record of academic publications and presentations in a relevant field, previous online teaching experience, experience in curriculum development and as a practitioner in leadership, experience in international travel, specifically in leading students, and experience in grant development and submission. The successful candidate will have knowledge of Canvas, Microsoft Office, and TEAMS (or comparable), teaching experience at the graduate (preferably doctoral) level, and previous service on research committees, preferably at the doctoral level.
A complete job description is available to qualified candidates.
Demonstration of the ability to work with a diverse student population, and demonstration of developing effective relationships with students that prepare students for academic and career success are necessary. Applicants should be able to use technology effectively in all aspects of their work, including teaching.
Application materials must include a cover letter, vitae, and transcripts. Applicants must be prepared to write a written response to the mission and diversity statement of Indiana Tech. Faculty are expected to provide official transcripts upon hire.
Only candidates with completed applications in Paycom will be considered at the interview stage. This position remains open until filled; candidates will be reviewed as application materials are received.