Overview

Florida International University is classified by Carnegie as a “R1: Doctoral Universities – Highest Research Activity” and recognized as a Carnegie Community Engaged university. It is a public research university with colleges and schools that offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as business, engineering, computer science, international relations, architecture, law and medicine. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU contributes almost $9 billion each year to the local economy and is ranked second in Florida in Forbes Magazine’s “America’s Best Employers” list. FIU graduates are consistently among the highest paid college graduates in Florida and are among the leaders of public and private organizations throughout South Florida. FIU is Worlds Ahead in finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our time. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its mission with multiple state-of-the-art research facilities including the Wall of Wind Research and Testing Facility, FIU’s Medina Aquarius Program and the Advanced Materials Engineering Research Institute. FIU has awarded more than 220,000 degrees and enrolls more than 54,000 students in two campuses and centers including FIU Downtown on Brickell, FIU@I-75, the Miami Beach Urban Studios, and Tianjin, China. FIU also supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the WolfsonianFIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA and more than 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. For more information about FIU, visit http://www.fiu.edu/

Educational Research Methodology Open Rank Clinical Professor

The School of Education and Human Development within the College of Arts, Sciences and Education at Florida International University invites applications for a nine-month full time, clinical open rank faculty position in Educational Research Methodology beginning Fall 2020.

Primary Responsibilities

  1. Teach statistics and other research methodology course for undergraduate and graduate students.
  1. Assist in the development of a master’s program in educational research methodology.
  1. Advise doctoral students in the areas of quantitative research design, analysis, and interpretation.
  1. Engage in and/or assist with seeking external funding.
  1. Engage in and/or assist with research (areas of expertise are open).
  2. Work closely with students and faculty in other programs in the School of Education and Human Development.
  1. Provide service to the program, School, College, University and the profession.

Minimum Qualifications

Doctoral degree in educational research, statistics, psycho-metrics, quantitative methods or a related field is required. Successful applicants must show an outstanding record of teaching and program development. Preferences will be given to applicants who have experience securing and/or managing external funding.

Rank and Salary

Rank and salary will be commensurate with rank, professional background, and experience.

The Program

The Educational Research Methodology program is housed in the Department of Counseling, Recreation, and School Psychology. Faculty members provide instructions for all the required research methodology courses and serve on dissertation committees for students in different programs in the School of Education and Human Development. The prospective applicant should be an individual with a vision to help the educational research methodology program further advance its online and on-campus curricula and to actively participate in community engagement and in student recruitment and retention. As a student focused University, this individual must be committed to providing students with research-driven and quality learning experiences. The ideal candidate will have an interest in working in an environment with culturally diverse populations as well as evidence of a record of successful service and community engagement.

Application Details

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 518174 at facultycareers.fiu.edu and attach a cover letter summarizing qualifications, current curriculum vitae, teaching statement and unofficial transcripts as a single PDF file. Candidates will be requested to provide names and contact information for at least five references who will be contacted upon as determined by the search committee. All qualified candidates including women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Review will continue until position is filled. Questions regarding this position should be emailed to Dr. Haiying Long, ERM Search Committee Chair at haiying.long@fiu.edu.

FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.