The Department of Organizational Leadership seeks a Special Instructor who will be responsible for teaching graduate courses in and coordinating the Master's in Educational Leadership program. Additionally, there may be opportunities for teaching courses in the Education Specialist, Post-Graduate Certificate in Central Office, and/or the Ph.D. in Educational Leadership programs. Additional responsibilities include graduate student advising, dissertation supervision, and engaging in institutional and professional service.
Qualifications include a terminal degree, such as a Ph.D. or Ed.D., in Educational Leadership or a closely related field and at least five years of successful administrative and leadership experience at the P-12 level. Preference will be given to those applicants who have central office administrative experience. The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate evidence of potential for successful teaching, and experience with and commitment to social justice and institutional inclusiveness.
A terminal degree, such as a Ph.D. or Ed.D., in Educational Leadership or a closely related field and and at least five years of successful administrative and leadership experience at the P-12 level.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interviews are expected to begin in March of 2020. The position is available to start in August 2020. Applications for the position should include a cover letter, curriculum vita, up to three sample publications or scholarly works, unofficial transcripts, diversity statement and contact information for three references (see http://jobs.oakland.edu/postings/14746
The diversity statement will describe the candidate's interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion, e.g., through mentoring, pedagogy, activism, faculty recruitment/retention, or research on issues related to diversity and social inequality.
Internal Number: 18846
About Oakland University
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.