Assistant Professor of Higher Education
The School of Education at The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) invites applicants for a full-time, tenure-track, Assistant Professor position beginning August 2022. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing, diverse higher education administration program.
The graduate program faculty currently provide training with concentration in student affairs and higher education administration. The research area of specialization for this position is open. The program's faculty have established records of scholarship in the areas of student affairs, residence life, and higher education. The School aims to recruit applicants who will produce impactful research, and who will emphasize training graduate students to become productive and thoughtful practitioners.
The School of Education’s Higher Education Administration programs include a Master of Education degree, a Doctor of Education degree, and a Doctor of Philosophy degree. Program delivery includes face-to-face, online, and hybrid formats. Qualified applicants will be prepared to contribute to the teaching mission of the School of Education at the graduate level.
The School of Education has approximately 1,200 students across six different program areas.
A completed application will include :
- a cover letter describing applicant strengths and qualifications for the position
- a CV
- contact information for three references
- a research statement
- a teaching statement
- academic transcripts (unofficial transcripts are acceptable; official transcripts are necessary for hire).
Application materials can be uploaded to the HR site found here: https://jobs.usm.edu. The program is committed to increasing diversity; we encourage applications from those who identify as diverse in terms of gender, race, ethnicity, and/or sexual orientation AA/EEO/ADAI.
To apply for this position, visit: https://usm.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=2308&site=1