The Department of Administration and Instructional Leadership (DAIL) in The School of Education at St. John's University invites applicants for Applicant Pool for Adjunct (faculty) instructional coach positions with a focus on dissertation support. The adjunct will collaborate with dissertation mentors to support DAIL doctoral students through using an instructional coach approach to 1) support students to write a review of literature, 2) coaching students to develop theoretical and/or conceptual frameworks, 3) support the analysis of qualitative and quantitative data, 4) assist with the alignment of University Library formatting and dissertation publishing processes, and 5) participate in dissertation committees, among other duties based on Department needs. Faculty are expected to work at all NY locations and online. Hours include both in-person instruction and individual mentoring sessions. All coaches will be expected to participate in Department-sponsored training sessions.
Ideal applicants will have a doctoral degree in Educational Leadership or a related field. They will have evidence of successful university-level teaching experience; and a demonstrated record of scholarship with robust research experience in qualitative or quantitative methods. Candidates must be flexible and willing to work cooperatively with doctoral students to ensure the successful completion of their dissertations. Priority will go to candidates with experience mentoring doctoral students and participating on doctoral committees. As a metropolitan university which serves diverse student populations, our curriculum, scholarship, and school partnerships reflect a commitment to equity, advocacy, and diversity. We value candidates who have a demonstrated commitment to work in diverse urban settings.
St. John's University is Catholic, Vincentian and Metropolitan. We are committed to attracting, motivating, and retaining a highly qualified and diverse workforce to support our mission of academic excellence and the pursuit of wisdom. Known for over 100 years of proud athletic tradition, our Big East excitement keeps Red Storm fans cheering. Ranked among America's top universities by The Princeton Review, St. John's University educates leaders for today's global society through quality academics, high-tech resources and an expanding international presence. With 1,500 Faculty and 1,400 Administrators/Staff, St. John's is a leading Catholic University in the Vincentian tradition, dedicated to making a positive difference in people's lives through active engagement in issues of energy and resource conservation, social justice and global citizenship. These values enhance the academic experience of more than 20,000 undergraduate and graduate students on three residential New York City campuses in Queens, Staten Island and Manhattan; a graduate center in Oakdale, NY; an international campus in Paris, France and Rome, Italy; and learning centers in other locations worldwide.