Assistant/Associate Professor in Educational Leadership

Assistant/Associate Professor in Educational Leadership-#603458

Northern Arizona University’s Department of Educational Leadership (EDL) is seeking to fill an Assistant/Associate Professor position at one of our NAU campus locations beginning in August 2018. The position is a 9-month tenure-track faculty line. This position has the opportunity for summer course teaching. The EDL Department invites applicants who will contribute to our program’s Educational Leadership Doctoral specialization and Master’s emphasis in K-12 School District Leadership. The EDL Department seeks candidates with innovative teaching, research expertise, diverse experiences, and professional proficiencies. Candidates need to present an active record or promise of scholarly productivity, excellence in teaching diverse students, and a commitment to procuring external funding. Eventual tenure with promotion to Associate and Full Professor ranks are part of this tenure-track trajectory.

For more information on the NAU Educational Leadership program please see, Responsibilities: 1. Teach in-person, blended, or online doctoral and master courses focusing on K-12 Leadership. Possible course assignments include, but are not limited to, The K-12 blended school district partnerships, Tribal schools and district Leadership, Collaboration with the four areas of the department in planning courses and curriculum. 2. Maintain an active independent and collaborative research agenda. 3. Prepare and manage external grant proposals/programs. 4. Direct graduate student research and serve on dissertation committees. 5. Fulfill service responsibilities to the department, college, university, and the profession. 6. Work collaboratively across EDL, College of Education, and university.

Minimum Qualifications: Conferred Doctorate in hand in the study of K-12 Leadership, Educational Policy or directly related field of Educational Leadership at the time of application. Full-time or part-time college teaching experience. Documented research and/or scholarship experience. For Associate Professor rank All of the above, plus current status as associate professor or the equivalent of 6 years’ experience as assistant professor.

Annual Salary:
Assistant Professor $55,000 - $60,000 – Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Associate Professor $64,000-$69,000 – Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Application Deadline: This position will be open until filled or closed. Review of applications will begin on November 6, 2017.

Please see for full job descriptions and details on how to apply online!  NAU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.