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Assistant Professor (0818160)

Position Deleted on 1/19/2013. This position is no longer an active posting on HigherEdJobs.
Albuquerque, NM
Faculty - Education - Edu. Admin & Leadership (study of)
Full Time
Work Location: UNM Main Campus (Abq)

Position Summary
The University of New Mexico is a Doctoral Research Extensive (R-1) institution that emphasizes excellence in research and teaching. The Educational Leadership Program is comprised of faculty who: 1) work together to model team-based organizational improvement and learning through professional community; 2) believe in the power of leaders to create environments that promote human flourishing, being particularly committed to creating that atmosphere in institutions burdened with constrained resources; and 3) are committed to preparing leaders for diverse settings in multicultural contexts. We invite applications from outstanding scholar-practitioners for a P-12 generalist tenure-track, assistant professor level, who is trained in theory and research, has P-12 school leader/administrator experience and who can provide a balance between theory, practice, and research in the delivery of our graduate programs.

Responsibilities: Teaching in both the Educational Leadership masters and doctorate programs; Advising masters and doctoral students specializing in educational leadership; Chair and/or serve on masters' projects and doctoral dissertations; Serve on department and university committees; Contribute to program partnerships and initiatives; and , Maintain an active research agenda.

For best consideration, application must be received by January 11, 2013. To be considered, candidate must submit all required documents.

UNM is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Educator.

Minimum Qualifications
1) An earned doctorate by the time of the appointment in Educational Leadership/Educational Administration; 2) evidence of potential for excellence in qualitative, quantitative or mixed research methods; 3) evidence of potential for teaching graduate students in a variety of core curricular area, such as, Data- Informed Instructional Leadership; Organizational Change; Adult Learning; School Finance and Resource Allocation; Legal Issues for School Leaders; Instructional Leadership; Supervision and Evaluation; and other courses associated with masters and doctoral programs; 4) evidence of potential for excellence in scholarly research and publications that contribute to the Educational Leadership field.

Preferred Qualifications
1) Demonstrate commitment to working with diverse populations; 2) Successful experience as a school leader in P-12 educational settings; 3) Demonstrate abilities to conduct research and scholarly activities; 4) Demonstrate abilities to direct graduate action-research projects and dissertations; and, 5) Experience with distance learning, web-based based technologies.

For Best Consideration

Required Documents
Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, List of References (Faculty/Exec)

Special Instructions to Applicants
A complete application packet will include:
1) A signed letter of intent, including statement of qualifications in relation to the required and desired qualifications
2) A complete curriculum vitae
3) A minimum of 3 professional references including name, email addresses, and phone numbers

Inquiries regarding the position can be directed to the Department of Educational Leadership Dept. Administrator at
The University of New Mexico is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Educator.
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