Located in Washington, DC, The George Washington University's Graduate School of Education and Human Development (GSEHD) is comprised of five departments, offering a number of graduate programs at the master's, educational specialist, and doctoral levels that prepare students for a variety of leadership roles in diverse education settings in both public and private sectors.
The Higher Education Administration Program is fast growing and steadily rising in national visibility. Our degrees (MA and EdD) prepare future leaders who can apply knowledge and analytical skills to shape postsecondary education for its role in society. Our mission is accomplished through foundation and applied coursework to develop analysis of critical issues in the field, individualized attention to students' progress, and support for execution of original student research. As the oldest higher education administration graduate degree program within Washington, DC, the Program takes advantage of its unique location by attracting higher education leaders from associations, federal and international government agencies, and research centers to participate in our students' learning experiences. To learn more about the Higher Education Administration Program and our faculty, please visit gsehd.gwu.edu/hea.
The Graduate School's Higher Education Administration Program in the Department of Education Leadership seeks an enthusiastic scholar to fill a contract position of Assistant or Associate Professor in Higher Education Administration (12-month appointment) beginning fall, 2018.
All applicants should have: ●An earned doctorate by in Higher Education Administration or a related field by date of appointment; ●Demonstrated potential for scholarly excellence and productivity ●Demonstrated ability to teach high quality graduate courses; and ●Professional work experience in higher education administration.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Please complete online faculty application and upload the following:
1.Cover letter that indicates the position for which you are applying, the ways in which your background/experiences specifically match with the qualifications of the position, your research and teaching experiences and research agenda. 2.A current curriculum vitae. 3.A sample of your best scholarly work (e.g., publication, dissertation chapter, etc.). 4.Evidence of teaching effectiveness as demonstrated by course evaluations and/or teaching syllabi. 5.Complete contact information for at least 3 references.
Review of applications will begin November 27, 2017, and will continue until position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered.
GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia. The university has more than 20,000 students from all 50 states, the District and more than 130 countries studying a rich range of disciplines: from forensic science and creative writing to international affairs and computer engineering, as well as medicine, public health, the law and public policy.