Education: Full-time Faculty Term Position - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut 06518-1908

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The School of Education at Quinnipiac University invites applications and nominations for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position in its Educational Leadership (EDL) Program. The position is a 12-month academic/administrative position, beginning August 2015.

Quinnipiac University is a thriving private university with 6,500 undergraduate and 2,500 graduate students, located in Hamden, Connecticut, approximately 90 minutes from New York City and two hours from Boston. Consistently ranked among the best universities by U.S. News & World Report and recently named one of the 2013 Great Colleges to Work For by The Chronicle of Higher Education, Quinnipiac offers 58 undergraduate majors and 20 graduate and professional programs, including those leading to degrees in both law and medicine. At the core of Quinnipiac is its commitment to teaching and collaboration. Quinnipiac fosters partnerships among students and with faculty; it is a spirited, welcoming campus.


The successful candidate will contribute to the continuous improvement of our innovative Sixth Year Diploma in Educational Leadership. Major responsibilities include: 1) managing and directing all aspects of the EDL Program; 2) teaching master’s and post-master’s level coursework in educational leadership; 3) advising program candidates; 4) supervising internships; 5) working cooperatively with local public schools, districts and administrators: and 6) participating on school and university-level committees as well as other professional service activities. Expertise in instructional leadership, including curriculum development, teacher supervision, and program evaluation, is required. 

Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants

The successful candidate will hold an earned doctorate in Educational Leadership or a related field from an accredited institution, as well as a record of outstanding service as a building-level administrator. A minimum of five years of leadership experience is expected. The successful candidate will demonstrate the potential to contribute to the intellectual vitality of the School of Education as well as the personal skills to work collegially with faculty and colleagues within and beyond the university.

Preference will be given to persons who have successful experience teaching in an educational leadership preparation program and with online learning environments. Successful experience with accreditation at the state and professional levels (i.e., NCATE, CAEP) is also preferred, though not required. 


Applications must include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a sample of scholarly work.  The names and contact information for three professional references must be submitted on the application.  Full consideration will be given to applicants who submit application materials no later than January 15, 2015. 

Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the University community. We welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity. Quinnipiac offers a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit program.

Job Code:  2014-1609

Keyword Phrases

  • Education - School of Education
  • Education: Full-time Faculty Term Position
  • Diversity
  • New Programs
  • spirit of community
  • Education Leadership / Administration
  • Higher Education
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Professor
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter