Lecturer, Masters in School Administration (MSA) and Doctorate in Educational Leadership (Ed.D.) -

Lecturer position in Masters in School Administration (MSA) and Doctorate in Educational Leadership (Ed.D.)

Organization: Rowan University

Location: Glassboro, New Jersey

Title: Lecturer – Masters in School Administration (MSA) and Doctorate in Educational Leadership (Ed.D.)

A top 100 national public research institution, Rowan University offers bachelor’s through doctoral and professional programs in person and online to 23,000 students through its main campus in Glassboro, N.J., its medical school campuses in Camden and Stratford, and five others. Home to Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; Ric Edelman College of Communication & Creative Arts; William G. Rohrer College of Business; Virtua Health College of Medicine & Health Sciences; Cooper Medical School of Rowan University and the School of Osteopathic Medicine, it also comprises the colleges of Education, Humanities & Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science & Mathematics; Virtua Health School of Nursing & Health Professions; the schools of Earth & Environment; Innovation & Entrepreneurship; Translational Biomedical Engineering & Sciences; Veterinary Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; and a multidisciplinary honors college. Rowan focuses on practical research at the intersection of engineering, medicine, science and business while ensuring excellence in undergraduate education. The University has earned national recognition for innovation; commitment to high-quality, affordable education; and developing public-private partnerships. A Carnegie-classified (R2/high research activity) institution, Rowan has been recognized as the fourth fastest-growing public research university for three consecutive years as reported by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

The College of Education, as the oldest college at Rowan University, has a long-held commitment to excellence in teaching, community engagement, and innovation in scholarship. The College of Education is fully accredited under the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) standards by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) and initial certification programs are approved by the New Jersey Department of Education. Rowan’s College of Education is devoted to collaboration, professionalism, diversity, scholarly inquiry, student learning, civic responsibility, and respect for all people, preparing and supporting reflective practitioners who use education to transform our global society. We seek a faculty member who is committed to seeking opportunities to support the College of Education’s commitment to social justice in education and access, success, and equity for all.

The Department of Educational Services and Leadership is one of four departments within the College of Education. The Department of Educational Services and Leadership houses graduate programs in educational leadership, school administration, school psychology, counseling in educational settings, higher education, a post-baccalaureate program in school nursing, and an undergraduate program in leadership & social innovation.

The Department of Educational Services and Leadership is accepting applications for a full-time lecturer position for our master's in school administration and doctorate in educational leadership programs beginning fall of 2023. We are especially interested in candidates whose practice and teaching explicitly address issues of equity, access, and social justice. The department is seeking a creative and innovative faculty member to play an integral role in our MSA and EdD programs.

Applicants who bring diverse perspectives to the university or who have capacity to mentor and advise students who are members of groups that have been historically and are currently marginalized in the U.S. and in U.S. schools are encouraged to apply.


This position requires demonstrated professional and teaching excellence in educational institutions. The successful candidate meets the following qualifications:

  • Earned doctorate (Ed.D. or Ph.D.) from an accredited institution with a background in PK-12 administration and leadership.
  • Earned certification as an educational leader and/or educational administrator (any state)
  • A clear understanding of the social justice issues that face educational leaders; and a commitment to equity and the celebration of diversity in a pluralistic society.
  • A minimum of 5 years of practitioner experience in school leadership and administration
  • An ability to establish and maintain effective internal and external relationships in dynamic and collaborative environments.
  • Ability to demonstrate currency in service, fluency in literature and research in educational leadership and change.
  • Experience in developing and delivering educational programs on-line.
  • A record of excellence in teaching at the graduate level.
  • Practitioner experience in school leadership and administration in multiple districts.
Application Deadline: Applications received by October 31, 2022 will receive full consideration. Open until filled.

Starting Date: September 1, 2023

General Information:

Submit a letter of application with a statement of teaching interest, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts and names and contact information of three references (one of which addresses teaching ability and one of which addresses candidate’s leadership).

Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.


Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US, and the university will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.

Advertised: Oct 17 2022 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close:

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