Faculty—School of Education and Urban Studies— Community College Leadership
Institution: Morgan State University
Location: Baltimore, MD
Category: Faculty- Community College Leadership
Posted: August, 2013
Application Due: Open Until Filled
Type: Full Time – Open Rank
Position: The Department of Advanced Studies, Leadership and Policy in the School of Education and Urban Studies at Morgan State University, Baltimore, Maryland, is seeking outstanding candidates to fill faculty positions in Higher Education with specialization in Community College Leadership. These are tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor and will begin in January, 2014.
Qualifications: The PhD or EdD in Higher Education with specialization in community college education or higher education administration. Candidates should have graduate level teaching experience, be competent in guiding doctoral student research and dissertations, and have a track record of scholarly publications and successful grant writing. The ability to teach quantitative research methods and statistics would be an asset. Administrative experience in higher education and experience of online teaching are highly desirable. In addition, the candidate should possess a strong commitment to working with an ethnically and culturally diverse student population and be able to contribute to the mission of the School of Education and Urban Studies and the University. The usual expectations for faculty research and service apply.
The University: Morgan State University is a historically black institution with the distinct designation as Maryland’s public urban university. Morgan State is one of the few historically black institutions nationally to offer a comprehensive range of academic programs, in business, engineering, education, architecture, social work, and hospitality management, in addition to those in the arts and sciences and programs leading to the doctorate. Undergraduates may pursue studies in 44 areas of concentration as well as in pre-professional fields of pharmacy, dentistry, medicine, medical technology and law. At the graduate level, the university offers master’s degree programs, including programs in the arts and sciences, business, education, built-environment studies (i.e., architecture, landscape architecture, city and regional planning), engineering, public health, social work and transportation. The university also offers 14 doctoral programs including bioenvironmental science, business administration, educational leadership, engineering, English, higher education, history, mathematics education, public health, science education and social work.
The Department: The Department of Advanced Studies, Leadership and Policy produces the largest number of doctoral graduates of any department in the university. It is a vibrant community of scholars drawn from five specialist areas: Higher Education Administration, Mathematics Education, Science Education, Community College Leadership, and Urban Education Leadership. The department includes 14 full-time and several part-time and adjunct faculty.
Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, a writing sample of approximately 20 pages, copies of official transcripts, and three letters of recommendations to: Dr. Glenda Prime, Chair, Department of Advanced Studies, Leadership and Policy. Review of applications will be immediate and continue until positions are filled.
Dr. Glenda M. Prime, Chair,
Department of Advanced Studies, Leadership, and Policy,
School of Education and Urban Studies,
Banneker Building, Suite 315
Morgan State University
1700 E. Cold Spring Lane
Baltimore, MD 21251