Education Department Chair
The Lasell College offers the opportunity for a dynamic individual to lead the education department forward as we grow and expand both our graduate and undergraduate programs. Lasell College offers 5 undergraduate licensure programs and 4 graduate programs. We have a robust enrollment, well designed curriculum, and an undergraduate program that is articulated with the graduate program. Our curriculum emphasizes reflective practice and teacher leadership with a Universal Design for Learning framework. The ideal candidate would have an entrepreneurial spirit and an innovative vision of a growing department and teacher education that serves diverse communities. We have a dynamic department with a multifaceted faculty representing varied disciplines.The successful candidate should possess excellent administrative and organizational skills. The chair is responsible for managing the ongoing operations of the department, as well as fulfilling all state and federal reporting requirements. This is a faculty appointment with expectations for advising in all licensure programs and teaching courses in one or more licensure programs, including the graduate level, depending on candidate's interest and expertise. The candidate is expected to be active in his/her discipline through scholarly work in his/her field of expertise and should possess an earned doctorate in that field from an accredited institution. Chair appointments are reviewed every three years.
Qualifications- Applicants must have:
1. An earned doctorate in education or related field from an accredited institution; Demonstrated ability to work effectively with diverse communities;
2. Commitment to high-quality field-focused teacher preparation
3. Familiarity with regulations and reporting requirements related to accreditation and teacher licensure;
4. Experience using instructional technology, including Moodle or similar learning management system.
Minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Rank & Salary Associate or full professor in the Education Department. The salary is competitive and commensurate with rank, experience, and qualifications.
How to Apply: Please submit a cover letter (relating to your experience to the required qualifications), curriculum vitae and list of 3 references. Application Deadline Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.