Maryville University of Saint Louis is seeking a dynamic colleague with higher education leadership and teaching experience to join our expanding team of faculty. The successful candidate is someone who demonstrates a commitment to teaching excellence, teamwork, and exceptional service to students and the university.
This 11-month, 30-credit hour tenure-track Assistant Professor position offers an opportunity to teach online courses in an innovative, cohort-based, practitioner-oriented, doctoral (Ed.D.) program in higher education leadership.
Responsibilities include teaching, supervising and advising dissertation research, actively participating in the growth of the program, and service within the University. Remote employment is a possibility.
The doctoral program is a year-round program and summer teaching is expected as part of the 30-credit hour, 11-month contract.
The successful candidate must be committed to fostering a culturally diverse atmosphere for faculty, staff and students.
Earned doctorate in higher education leadership or administration
Minimum of 3 years of experience in higher education leadership
College level teaching experience
Experience advising diverse students and/or teaching diverse students
Demonstrated experience in teaching graduate students
Effective online teaching, advising dissertation projects, and commitment to practitioner- scholar research.
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
Unofficial graduate transcripts must be attached to complete the application process.
Candidates should articulate in their cover letter their philosophy of teaching and advising in a practitioner-oriented doctoral program.
An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.
Applicants requiring University sponsorship to obtain employment authorization will not be considered for this position.
Maryville University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, disability, gender, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race/color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. This extends to all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruiting, hiring, training, on-the-job treatment, promotion, layoff, and termination.
Maryville University is a selective, comprehensive and nationally ranked private institution more than 6,000 students. Maryville offers more than 100 degrees at the undergraduate, masters and doctoral levels to students from 50 states and 32 countries. Consistently ranked as a top private school by Forbes and Kiplinger's, Maryville has been named the Number 1 Over-performing University in the nation by US News and World Report for the last two years. Maryville's athletics teams compete in 20 intercollegiate sports at the NCAA Division II level in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. Founded in 1872, the University is ideally situated on 130 picturesque acres in West St. Louis County.