Director of Master of Arts in Education and Tenure-Track Faculty Position

Harrisonburg, Harrisonburg City County
Jul 31, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Director of the Master of Arts in Education and Tenure-Track Faculty position is responsible for the vision, vitality, and every day functions of a successful and innovative NCATE-accredited multi-site program in graduate teacher education. This half-time administrative and half-time teaching position includes directing the Master of Arts main-campus-based program and collaborating with the Master of Arts in Education program director at Lancaster, PA. 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 ability to work collegially as part of an integrated graduate and undergraduate program and 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. QUALIFICATIONS: Education: An earned doctoral degree in education and experience as an educator. Experience: Strong leadership, administrative aptitude, program development skills, and marketing experience preferred. Teacher licensure, higher education experience, scholarly research, experience with restorative justice in education, and knowledge of NCATE are desirable. POSITION DETAILS: Position will begin Fall 2014.