Director of Master of Arts in Education at Lancaster Campus
The Director of the Master of Arts in Education program is responsible for the vision, vitality, and every day functions of a successful and innovative NCATE-accredited graduate teacher education program. This half-time administrative position (can be combined with half-time teaching position to create a full-time position) directs the Master of Arts Lancaster Campus program and reports to and collaborates with the Master of Arts in Education program director at the main campus, Harrisonburg, VA. The director is responsible for developing and promoting new programs, recruiting, advising incoming MA candidates, planning and evaluating curriculum, and formulating and managing budget within the program. The director is responsible for Pennsylvania Department of Education and national CAEP accreditation of graduate programs. Compatibility with the department’s mission “to prepare competent, caring, reflective practitioners who value service to others, and teach boldly in a changing world through an ethic of care and critical reflection” is essential. Candidate must possess the ability to work collegially and demonstrate dispositions required for developing a strong record of teaching, service, and scholarship. An earned doctoral degree (ABD may be considered) in education and experience as an educator. Strong leadership, administrative aptitude, program development skills, and marketing experience preferred. Teacher licensure, higher education experience, scholarly research, and knowledge of NCATE are desirable. Position will begin Fall 2014. Application review will begin immediately. EMU reserves the right to fill this position before the application deadline or to extend the search as circumstances may warrant. To apply, send application, curriculum vitae, transcripts (unofficial acceptable) and three letters of reference to the e-mail address or mail address below.