Overview

The Martha Dickerson Eriksson College of Education at Austin Peay State University ( APSU) is seeking qualified candidates to teach in its first doctoral program (Ed.D. in Educational Leadership). The new program has enrolled its first cohort for Fall 2018.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Student advising, chairing/serving on doctoral committees, advising/chairing dissertation committees, graduate teaching, professional service, and scholarship;
  • Contribute to program development, ongoing assessment and program improvement;
  • Teach graduate courses in leadership theory and practice, organizational analysis, research inquiry and evaluation, and/or analysis of educational policy;
  • Maintain evidence of an active research and publishing scholarship agenda;
  • Advise doctoral candidates and supervise doctoral dissertation committees;
  • Recruit/mentor doctoral students; Participate in ongoing program.
  • Contribute to program development, ongoing assessment and program improvement;
  • Teach graduate courses in leadership theory and practice, organizational analysis, research inquiry and evaluation, and/or analysis of educational policy;
  • Maintain evidence of an active research and publishing scholarship agenda;
  • Advise doctoral candidates and supervise doctoral dissertation committees;
  • Recruit/mentor doctoral students; Participate in ongoing program assessment, college, university initiatives and community partnerships;
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Required Minimum Qualifications

  • Earned doctorate (EdD./Ph.D.) in educational leadership or a related field, from an accredited university;
  • ABD will be considered if all requirements are met by date of hire;
  • Demonstrated ability or potential of an active program of scholarly research;
  • Demonstrated ability or potential for excellence in graduate instruction (including face-to-face and online contexts), and assessment;
  • Commitments to collaborative partnerships within the Prek-12 communities;
  • Commitment to collaborative work on our EdD. program;
  • Public school administrative experience preferred;
  • We are particularly interested in candidates who have expertise in research design/methodology and/or statistics.
  • A background search will be required of the successful applicant.