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South Dakota State University
Teaching, Learning & Leadership
South Dakota
Posted: 11/7/2017
Associate/Assistant Professor in Educational Leadership

The Department of Teaching, Learning, and Leadership at SDSU is looking to fill a nine-month, tenure-track Associate/Assistant Professor position in the area of Educational Leadership. We seek scholars committed to core issues in K-12 leadership and the improvement of school organizations and educational systems, particularly in rural schools. Specifically, the individual in this position is expected to: contribute to the field through active research, publishing, and securing external funding; collaborate with faculty and professional colleagues to shape high quality online graduate programs in EDAD and C&I; teach master’s level and undergraduate courses (both face-to-face and online); advise students and supervise graduate interns; and engage in institutional and professional service.

Minimum qualifications include: Earned Doctorate in Educational Leadership, Educational Administration, or Education or evidence that the doctoral degree in one of these areas will be completed prior to the start of the appointment; research and scholarship in one or more of the following areas: educational leadership and policy; teacher professional development; use of innovative methods; developing K-12, university, and community partnerships; leading change in rural education; and a demonstrated ability to communicate and work effectively with others.

Preferred qualifications include: experience working with initiatives, projects, and programs that focus on improving the development of leaders in rural schools and communities and leading school change. To apply, visit, search for the position, and follow the electronic application process. For questions on the electronic employment process, contact SDSU Human Resources at (605) 688-4128. For questions on the position, contact Dr. Jennifer Kampmann at (605) 688-5628 or SDSU is an AA/EEO employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.