Assistant Professor, Education Leadership
- University of Nevada, Reno
- Nevada, United States
- Salary Not specified
- Posted Date
- Jan 12, 2023
- Position Type
- Administrative, Student Affairs, Student Activities & Services
- Employment Level
- Tenured/Tenured Track
- Employment Type
- Full Time
Assistant Professor, Education Leadership
University of Nevada, Reno - Main Campus
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The Department of Educational Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno seeks an Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership to begin July 1, 2023. This is a 9-month, tenure-track position. The selected individual will conduct an active research and publication program, teach masters and doctoral courses in school and district leadership, provide advising support to graduate students, supervise doctoral dissertations, and provide service for the university and the profession.
An earned doctorate in education (or related fields such as sociology, political science, economics, public policy, and psychology) is required by August 2023. The candidate's expertise should fall within the central areas of teaching and research on educational leadership and administration in K12 settings. Candidates must show productivity or potential for national prominence through research published in peer-reviewed journals. Candidates must additionally possess the ability to teach graduate courses related to educational leadership.
While areas of research and teaching are open, the search committee will prioritize candidates with expertise and interest in teaching courses related to the preparation of future school and district leaders. Other desired qualifications include expertise (in teaching and/or research) on issues of diversity and equity in K12 education, experience mentoring and advising graduate students, and a sustainable research agenda with the promise of external funding.
To view the salary schedule for this position, please visit: Salary Schedules and select Academic Faculty (9 month). Salary is competitive and commensurate with related education and experience.
The total compensation package includes a negotiable competitive salary, moving allowance (if applicable), a rich retirement plan, health insurance options that include dental and vision, life insurance, long-term disability, annual and sick leave, along with many other benefits. Additionally, there is a grant-in-aid educational benefit for faculty and dependents. For more information, please visit: UNR Benefits
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For full consideration, review of applications will begin on January 23rd, 2023.
This posting is open until filled
Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. This search will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.
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Founded in 1874, the University of Nevada, Reno is the State of Nevada’s land grant institution with a statewide mission and presence. The University of Nevada, Reno is a Carnegie I Research Institution and has been recognized as a “Top Tier” Best National University by U.S. News & World Report. With an enrollment of nearly 21,000 students we offer 145 Tier 1 accredited degree programs. Located in the picturesque Truckee Meadows the University of Nevada, Reno is surrounded by numerous state and national parks, is 45 minutes from beautiful Lake Tahoe, and four hours from San Francisco.
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