The Department of Education Leadership, Management and Policy in the College of Education and Human Services at Seton Hall University invites applications for Clinical Faculty to work as external dissertation chairs/mentors in the area of K-12 Education Leadership and Higher Education. Clinical Faculty will begin working with students in the fall 2019 semester. All applicants must have a record of scholarly productivity. Experience as a dissertation chair/mentor is preferred.
The K-12 and Higher Education programs within the Department of Education Leadership, Management and Policy offer various doctoral programs. For more information about the College of Education and Human Services and the higher education programs at Seton Hall University, please visit our website at http://www.shu.edu/education.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsibilities of Clinical Faculty include: 1) assisting students in their intellectual growth; 2) guiding students throughout the dissertation process; 3) ensuring that dissertations meet the academic and research standards of the field in which the topic is embedded; 4) providing students with clear information about ELMP policies for the dissertation; 5) providing constructive feedback to students in a timely manner; 6) being supportive and accessible (whether in person, via email, or via phone, virtually, etc.) to students; 7) assisting students in developing a coherent dissertation research proposal and encouraging students to be independent in their thinking; 8) providing students with clear expectations about the mentoring process; 9) identifying support for students who are struggling with different phases of the dissertation process- for example referrals to the writing lab; and 10) ensuring that mentees meet course, exam and all other requirements before scheduling proposal and oral defenses.
Seton Hall University is located in South Orange, New Jersey, just 14 miles from New York City. It is the oldest Catholic diocesan institution of higher education in the United States, and the Carnegie Foundation classifies it as a doctoral university. It is home to approximately 6,300 undergraduate and 4,700 graduate students from all 50 states and more than 60 foreign countries. An exciting and culturally diverse community, Seton Hall pursues academic excellence and ethical development in a collaborative environment, and prepares its students to be servant leaders in their professional and community lives.
All applicants must have a record of scholarly productivity.
Experience as a dissertation chair/mentor is preferred.
General office environment
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applications materials should include a (a) cover letter that includes topics of focus and methodologies expertise, (b) curriculum vitae, and (c) links or copies of recent scholarly work. All applications should be sent to department chair Dr. Elaine Walker (Elaine.Walker@shu.edu).
Applications will be considered on an as needed, rolling basis.
Seton Hall University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Qualified women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.
Seton Hall University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation or sex.
Seton Hall University is a major Catholic university. In a diverse and collaborative environment it focuses on academic and ethical development. Seton Hall students are prepared to be leaders in their professional and community lives in a global society and are challenged by outstanding faculty, an evolving technologically advanced setting and values-centered curricula.