Share page: 
Apply Online

Download Documents

Job Description: Download docx file

Application Info: see details below

Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership

E-appoint Tracking Number: TCHLS008833

Job Type: Unclassified

Job Category: Faculty

Is position tenure earning: Yes

Position Department/Office: Teaching and Leadership

Appointment Duration: 9 Month

Position Responsibilities: Demonstrated expertise in K-12 school leadership (district or building); certification as either a building or district administrator in the United States. The successful applicant must provide evidence of educational leadership as outlined by the ISLLC Standards. Educational requirements: Doctorate in Educational Leadership/Administration required. Primary teaching responsibility in the Educational Leadership program with emphasis in educational administration and leadership, research and school improvement, supervision, and evaluation of curriculum. Position may include: • Serve as supervisor of leadership practica and internships; • Serve as an advisor to graduate students; • Assist in program development and in student recruitment; • Engage in scholarly activity, conduct research, and write grants; and, • Provide service to the university, state, and profession.

Minimum Requirements: • Documented experience as P-12 school administrator in the United States; • Successful teaching experience in higher education preferred; • Knowledge of current research as it relates to school improvement; • Ability to bridge practice and research • Expertise in administrative and instructional technological applications • Ability to create strong, positive relationships with colleagues, area school administrators, staff, community and students

The Following Background Checks Are Required:

  • A criminal background check

Range/Salary: Contingent Upon Funding

Position Closes: Open Until Filled

Application Review: For first consideration, apply by 03/14/17

Application Instructions:

All applicants should apply online. Interested and qualified applicants should upload letter of application discussing qualifications, current vita, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three references with names and contact information. For a full position description download the 'Job Description' file, located beneath the red 'Apply Online' button on the top, right-hand corner.

 Pittsburg State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.

Apply Online

Pursuant to the requirements of the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (20 U.S.C. 1092 {f}) a copy of Pittsburg State University's Annual Security Report may be viewed on the internet at:

This report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on-campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Pittsburg State University; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from, the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies concerning sexual assault, and other matters. You can also obtain a printed copy of this report by contacting University Police and Parking Services at 620-235-4624.