Instructor/Assistant/Associate Professor of Instructional Design (Saint Leo, Florida) - Saint Leo University in Saint Leo Florida

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Saint Leo University

Saint Leo, Florida

United States


Detailed Job Description


School of Education and Social Services

Saint Leo University is one of the largest and most innovative Catholic universities in the United States. Saint Leo enrolls students at the traditional University Campus, at more than 40 education centers and offices, and through the Center for Online Learning. University-wide, Saint Leo enrolls students from 49 states, the District of Columbia, three U.S. territories, and 86 countries. Saint Leo University ranks as one of the nation’s leading providers of higher education for active duty military and veterans, and it is a nationally recognized leader in online education.

The Department of Graduate Education is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time, tenure track, faculty position to teach Master degree courses in Instructional Design online based at our main campus in Saint Leo, Florida.

This is a nine (9) month, full-time faculty appointment at the Assistant or Associate rank.

This position is pending final budgetary approval for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Review of candidate materials begins immediately for anticipated start date of July or August 2015. To apply, submit letter of introduction documenting successful teaching experience; curriculum vitae; three letters of recommendation (all should be professional references and at least one from a recent superior); values statement (500 words or less) and teaching philosophy (500 words or less), which highlights how your teaching and administrative philosophy and practices fit the Mission and Values of Saint Leo University; official transcripts (including WES evaluation if from an international university); and student evaluations from the last year (at least six classes, an even mix of graduate and undergraduate).

An exceptional candidate possessing a doctorate degree with experience may be considered at the Associate level.

Basic Function:

The faculty member will be required to:

  • Teach 6-8 classes classes per year;
  • Advise students;
  • Assess, assist, and guide online adjunct and Graduate education faculty under the direction of the department director;
  • Engage in curriculum development;
  • Support recruiting efforts;
  • Demonstrate professional development (e.g., scholarly research);
  • Undertake community service in keeping with the school’s Benedictine values;
  • Teach online; and
  • Teach graduate classes.
  • Be able to teach traditional and non-traditional age students; and
  • Demonstrate the ability to use discipline-related computer programs.

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

Earned Doctorate degree in education from an accredited institution with specific course work and experience related to instructional design, instructional technology, and distance learning. A demonstrated a commitment to active teaching and scholarly research in the field.

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidates possessing a Doctoral degree from a regionally accredited institution with 18 hours of graduate study and/or credentials.

Qualified candidates must have a minimum of 5 years of teaching instructional design related courses at a graduate level and experience teaching in an online program.

Keyword Phrases

  • School of Education and Social Services
  • innovative Catholic university
  • higher education to the military
  • leader in online higher education
  • Curriculum & Instruction
  • Instructional Technology & Design
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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