Drexel is ranked one of the best national universities in the category of Best National Universities in "America's Best Colleges" for 2012 by U.S. News & World Report for the eighth consecutive year and in the top 100 for the fourth straight time. Drexel also ranked sixth among national universities in the U.S. News list of "Up-and-Comers," those schools most often cited by university administrators nationwide as making "the most promising and innovative changes in the areas of academics, faculty, student life, campus, or facilities."
With more than 8,200 employees and over 23,500 students, Drexel is the fifth largest private-sector employer in Philadelphia and has a vibrant community of students, faculty and professional staff, and encourages the richness diversity brings to the workplace. Like its students, Drexel's employees are known for being passionate, entrepreneurial and innovative.
Position Title: Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor
Job Overview: The School of Education at Drexel University invites nominations and applications for a full-time non tenure-track Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor position within the Ed.D Program at the School of Education. This position will be located in Harrisburg, PA.
Qualifications: The successful candidates will have earned a doctorate in one of the following areas: Higher Education, K-12 Administration, Education Policy, Human Resource Development or a related field. An entrepreneurial spirit and excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills are critical to success. Applicant should have experience in one or more of the following areas: experience in problem-based learning, teaching with an array of distance learning technologies, teaching in blending learning formats, and evidence of program planning; faculty recruitment; faculty mentoring and evaluation; budget management and oversight of program operations such as course scheduling. Experience with advising doctoral level dissertations preferred.
Essential Functions: The successful candidate will demonstrate evidence of or potential for research, leadership, successful grant writing and other fund-raising activities, and the ability to work collaboratively with on-campus and off-campus colleagues and constituencies; to thrive in an urban and multicultural setting; and to utilize technology-enhanced learning.
Supplementary Posting Information: Drexel University's mission is to serve students and society through comprehensive integrated academic offerings enhanced by technology, co-operative education, and clinical practice in an urban setting, with global outreach embracing research, scholarly activities, and community initiatives.
Drexel University offers an attractive benefits package including tuition remission, a generous retirement package with matching funds (up to 11 percent) and an opportunity to join a talented team of professionals directly helping the University achieve its record growth and quality reputation.
Background investigations are required for all new hires as a condition of employment, after the job offer is made. Employment will be contingent upon the University's acceptance of the results of the background investigation.
Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and is proactively committed to diversity and inclusion in all of its policies, practices and services. We are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.
To apply for this position, please apply online at: www.drexeljobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=76487 or visit www.drexeljobs.com and search for Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor. The requisition number is 5040.
For more information about Drexel University, please visit www.drexel.edu.
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