Associate/Full Professor, Negotiation, Conflict Resolution & Peacebuilding Program

Location
Carson, Los Angeles County / Long Beach, Los Angeles County
Posted
Apr 18, 2014
Special Filters
Tenured & Tenure-Track


Associate/Full Professor, Negotiation, Conflict Resolution & Peacebuilding Program
College of Arts and Humanities
CSU Dominguez Hills

The faculty of the Negotiation, Conflict Resolution & Peacebuilding Program at California State University Dominguez Hills invites applications from individuals for a Associate/Full Professor position in the Negotiation, Conflict Resolution & Peacebuilding Program.

Responsibilities
Teach graduate-level as well as undergraduate-level courses on campus and online (distance learning) in the field of negotiation, conflict resolution & peacebuilding; serve as director of the program if appointed by the dean of the college; engage in community service; and maintain a respectable output of peer-reviewed publications and conference presentations.

Negotiation, Conflict Resolution & Peacebuilding Program
The graduate (M.A. and Post-Master's Certificate) Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding Program involves a comprehensive study of applied methods, theory, research, and a choice of various electives covering a wide range of applicable subjects. For example, these areas deal with the concerns of counselors, law enforcement, teachers, social workers, therapists, and court personnel; benefit labor and human resources and management professionals; are appropriate for individuals interested in careers in government, public interest groups, organizations (profit and non-profit), or as lobbyists; and, are of interest to those seeking careers in the foreign service and the military, as well as international business and peace organizations. The master's degree and certificate are also offered online through distance learning delivery.

The Bachelor of Arts in Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding is designed to be an interdisciplinary, thoroughly diversity-oriented undergraduate degree program, with an emphasis on intercultural communication, the role of women in culture, and mediation, as a companion to the current graduate program in Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding as a natural degree progression into which to pipeline students from the high school learning academies.   There is also the opportunity for undergraduate students to accomplish early entry into law school under an arrangement with ABA accredited Southwestern Law School (Los Angeles) pursuant to a "3+3" program.

Qualifications
Minimum Qualifications: Expertise in communication, negotiation, conflict resolution and peacebuilding; and either a J.D. or research doctoral (terminal) degree in one of the social sciences or a closely related field such as education or law. Applicants must be prepared to teach graduate-level as well as undergraduate-level courses on campus and online (distance learning); and maintain a level of output of peer-reviewed publications consistent with program requirements. Knowledge of theory and qualitative/quantitative research methods, as they relate to the field of communication, negotiation, conflict resolution and peacebuilding, is required. Ability to teach evenings, Saturdays, and online (distance learning) is a must. Must meet the appropriate qualifications for appointment as an associate or full professor in the NCRP Program.

Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrated record of excellent teaching and scholarship in area of academic preparation; a consistent record of peer-reviewed publications; practical experience in communication, negotiation, conflict resolution and peacebuilding; knowledge of computer applications; and online (distance learning) experience. Additionally preferred qualifications would include multicultural and international experience, preferably working outside the USA in an endeavor such as a Fulbright Senior Scholar; and satisfactory performance as a department chair, program director, or other academic affairs administrator.

The University
CSU Dominguez Hills was established in 1960 and is one of the 23 campuses that comprise the California State University system. CSU Dominguez Hills is a comprehensive public university located in the South Bay region of the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area. With approximately 300 full-time faculty, the University serves a culturally rich, diverse student body of approximately 15,000 students in an urban setting.

How to apply
While the position will remain open until filled, review of applications, consisting of a current CV, cover letter, list of 3 references, and a peer-reviewed writing sample will begin March 30, 2014  Applications should be submitted online at the following link: http://www.csudh.edu/employment

Applicants should request references to submit reference letters directly to the following address:
Rudy Vanterpool
Emeritus Professor and Program Director
Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding
California State University, Dominguez Hills
1000 East Victoria Street (LIB-D512)
Carson, California 90747
E-mail: rvanterpool@csudh.edu
Email copies:  plabaun@csudh.edu:

California State University, Dominguez Hills, is an equal opportunity employer, and is strongly committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce. The University actively encourages applications of all qualified individuals.

Individuals with disabilities requesting accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) may call the CSU Dominguez Hills Human Resources Office (310) 243-3771 or the office of Faculty Affairs at (310) 243-3766.

Clery Act crime statistics for CSUDH are available at http://www.csudh.edu/dhpd/, or by calling University Police at (310) 243-3693.

Upon appointment all candidates must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the U.S.



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