East Carolina University
LORA WILSON KING DISTINGUISHED PROFESSORSHIP IN EDUCATION
Position Number: 931506
THE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION
EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY
The Lora Wilson King Distinguished Professorship in Education is an endowed chair for a visiting scholar to the College of Education dedicated to achieving excellence through partnerships. This is a nine-month, full-time, fixed-term faculty position available August 18, 2014.
Qualifications: Requires an earned doctoral degree and the nominee should be qualified for appointment at the appropriate rank in one of the departments in the College (Information and Library Science; Elementary and Middle Grades Education; Educational Leadership; Higher, Adult, and Counselor Education; Literary Studies, English and History Education; Mathematics, Science and Instructional Technology Education; or Special Education, Foundations and Research). Applicants who have an outstanding and distinguished record of research, publication, teaching, and service are encouraged to apply.
The King Professorship will be expected to undertake collaborative work, such as field-based research, grant writing, presenting colloquia to regional educators and other professionals, teaching courses in his or her area of expertise, and assisting in faculty development. Of particular importance will be the long-term development of partnership initiatives with K-12 and/or community college groups, which is a central goal of the College's mission.
In addition to a candidate profile, applicants must submit a letter of application and current vita online at www.jobs.ecu.edu
Candidates must submit a copy of all transcripts and three current letters of reference to: Dr. Crystal Chambers, Search Chair, King Distinguished Professorship, College of Education, East Carolina University, 221-A Ragsdale, 121 Mailstop, Greenville, NC 27858-4353.
Application review begins November 2, 2013, and remains open until the position is filled. Salary is negotiable and commensurate with qualifications.
Qualifying degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions. Official transcript required prior to written contract offer.
East Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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