The Department of Educational Studies, Leadership, and Counseling
at Murray State University is accepting applications for a
full-time, tenure-track, Assistant Professor in Education
Administration. We are seeking a creative, innovative and
experienced K12 educational leader who will contribute to the
mission and vision of the College of Education and Human Services.
The successful applicant will embody outstanding instruction and
extraordinary community relationships. We promote diversity in and
outside of the classroom; as such, we are committed to recruiting
and retaining diverse faculty. Women and faculty from
underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
Full time, tenure track position to begin August 2022.
Summary of Job Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will:
Minimum Education Requirements:
- Teach three courses per semester teaching assignments will
include a variety of education administration, teacher leadership,
teacher education, community leadership, and related courses
- Maintain an advising caseload of graduate students
- Engage in professional research and scholarly activities
consistent with the requirements for tenure and promotion
- Pursue involvement in appropriate professional
organizations at the national, regional, and/or state levels
- Collaborate with local school districts and community
- Be actively involved in departmental, college, and
- Serve on doctoral student dissertation committees.
Ph.D. in Education Administration, Education Leadership or a
related field by August 15, 2022. ABDs with a documented plan of
completion by appointment date will be considered.
Minimum Experience and Skill Requirements:
Experience as an administrator in K12 public schools is
Preferred Education and/or Experience
Experience teaching graduate courses in educational administration,
teacher leadership or a related field. Experience as a K12 public
school principal and/or superintendent/assistant superintendent is
preferred. Knowledge regarding Kentucky educational laws and
policies is also preferred.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Murray State
University is an equal education and employment opportunity, M/F/D,