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Associate/Full Professor of Education

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Position Information

This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code §51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.

Position Title Associate/Full Professor of Education
Requisition 201800008F
Rank Associate Professor/Professor
FLSA status Exempt
Hiring Salary

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

Position Category
Position Type Full-Time Tenure Track
College College of Education
Department Dept of Curriculum and Instruction

Refer Applicants To

Contact Name Dr. Patrick Saxon

Sam Houston State University
Educational Leadership
P. O. Box 2119
Huntsville, Texas 77340-2119

Contact Phone 936-294-1124
Contact Email

Position Details

Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job

Teach graduate courses in Instructional Systems Design and Technology Program, and other classes as needed. Help trainers/educators to effectively design technology-enhanced instructional systems that serve the diverse needs and abilities of all learners. Work with traditional and non-traditional student populations. Assist with collection and analysis of data directed toward program improvement. A major component of this position will be promoting the masters and doctorate programs and recruiting cohorts. As a member of the department, the applicant will be expected to be a part of various committees and provide leadership. The applicant will be engaged in service at all levels of the university, and maintain a scholarly publication record.

Educational Requirements for the Position

Doctorate in Instructional Technology or related field.

Experience Required for the Position

Experienced scholar with a national presence. Extensive experience in integrating technology into PK-16 or corporate instruction. Demonstrated ability to design, develop, and deliver distance courses in synchronous and asynchronous modes. Experience effectively using multimedia modes of instruction including Internet and distance learning technologies and tools. Expertise in theories, technologies and methods associated with instructional technology. Experience in coordinating educational programs, especially at the doctoral level.

Other Requirements for the Position

Preference will be given to a scholar whose main research and teaching area is statistical methods and/or qualitative analysis. Served in leadership positions and demonstrated the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues. Experience with grantsmanship and scholarly production. The applicant needs to demonstrate a willingness to provide service to the department, college and university. Experience in data collection & analysis directed toward instructional and school/corporate improvement. The ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and an understanding of group processes. Experience working with diverse learners & differentiated instruction. Qualified for appointment at the associate professor or professor level.

Special Instructions Summary
Open Until Filled Yes

EEO Statement

EEO Statement

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn about this position?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HBCU Connect - Historically Black Colleges and Universities
    • HACU - Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities
    • The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
    • TWC - Work in Texas
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Higher Ed Jobs
    • HERC - Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
    • SHSU Website
    • SHSU Employee
    • Other
  2. If your response to the question above was "Other" please indicate from what source.

    (Open Ended Question)

Candidate Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Curriculum Vitae (Faculty)
Optional Documents
  1. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  2. Media Presentation
  3. Statement of Research & Goals
  4. Letter of Recommendation 1
  5. Letter of Recommendation 2
  6. Letter of Recommendation 3