Assistant Professor - College Student Affairs Administration (CHDS)

Georgia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Nov 23, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time

Posting Details

Posting Number F0760P Working Title Assistant Professor - College Student Affairs Administration (CHDS) Department COE Counseling & Human Dev Svcs About the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia ( UGA ), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( ). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/Department College/Unit/Department website Posting Type External Retirement Plan Employment Type Employee Benefits Eligibility Benefits Eligible Underutilization Advertised Salary Anticipated Start Date 08/01/2021 Effective End Date (for Limited-Term postings) Job Posting Date 11/23/2020 Job Closing Date Open until filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Location of Vacancy Athens Area EEO Statement

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Position Details

Classification Title Assistant Professor FLSA Faculty Rank Assistant Professor Contract Type Academic (9 mo.) Tenure Status Tenure Track Minimum Qualifications

Terminal degree appropriate for the discipline

Position Summary

The Department of Counseling and Human Development Services in the College of Education at The University of Georgia seeks highly qualified candidates to fill a full-time tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the College Student Affairs Administration and Student Affairs Leadership programs (Ph.D., M.Ed., and Ed.D.) to begin August 2021. Salary is competitive and includes an excellent benefit package. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by December 24, 2020.

Responsibilities of this position includes:
• Teach courses in College Student Affairs Administration Ph.D. and
M.Ed. programs and Student Affairs Leadership Ed.D. program
• Advise students and direct student research
• Engage in research, grant-writing, publication, and other scholarly
• Collaborate with departmental and program faculty in academic
program review, evaluation, and development

Additional Requirements

• Earned doctorate in College Student Affairs Administration, Higher
Education, or related field
• At least one academic year of teaching experience at the graduate

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/or Certification

• At least one year of relevant and significant professional experience in
student affairs/ higher education administration

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies

• Ability to teach student affairs courses as outlined in the CAS master’s
level preparation program curriculum standards and similar content at
the doctoral level
• Evidence of research competence and potential for developing a
sustainable program of research with promise of external funding
• Teaching and research interests related to student affairs
administration and/or college student experiences and outcomes
• Willingness to work with colleagues in a positive, team-oriented
environment embracing social justice, equity, and inclusion
emphases, strong supervision of graduate students, and the scholar-
practitioner model
• Strong record of published research
• Strong record of professional service and involvement
• Expertise in quantitative research

Physical Demands Is this a Position of Trust? No Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? No Does this position require a P-Card? No Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? No Is driving a responsibility of this position? No Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care? No Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications) No Credit and P-Card policy

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.


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