Position Information

Open Rank (Tenure-Track) Higher Education
The Department of Educational Policy Studies in the College of Arts, Sciences, and Education at Florida International University invites applications for an open rank, tenure-track Higher Education faculty position beginning Fall 2021.

Responsibilities: Teach graduate level courses in higher education, supervision of master’s and doctoral students, serving on dissertation and theses committees, program development, participate in the procurement of external grants, and maintain a scholarship agenda commensurate with a tenure-track line.

The Program offers the MS and PhD in Higher Education. Both degrees place special emphasis on graduating students equipped for cross-cultural exchanges, particularly in urban settings. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to job number at facultycareers.fiu.edu and attach attach a cover letter, CV, one scholarly publication, teaching and research agenda statements and commitment to diversity statement as a single pdf file.

Candidates will be requested to provide names and contact information for at least five references who will be contacted upon submission of the application. Review of completed applications will commence November 1st, 2020. Position will remain open until filled.

Please send inquiries to Dr. Daniel Saunders (dsaunder@fiu.edu).

FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Florida International University is Miami’s public research university, focused on student success. According to U.S. News and World Report, FIU has 42 top-50 rankings in the nation among public universities. FIU is a top U.S. research university (R1), with more than $200 million in annual expenditures. FIU ranks 15th in the nation among public universities for patent production, which drives innovation, and is one of the institutions that helps make Florida the top state for higher education. The Next Horizon fundraising campaign is furthering FIU’s commitment to providing students Worlds Ahead opportunities. Today, FIU has two campuses and multiple centers, and supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA, with more than 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. The university has awarded more than 330,000 degrees to many leaders in South Florida and beyond. For more information about FIU, visit www.fiu.edu.

To apply for this position, visit: https://facultycareers.fiu.edu/?posting=522102
Position: Open Rank (Tenure-Track) Higher Education
Organization: Florida International University
Location: Miami,  FL 
United States
Posting Start Date: 10/13/2020
Date Posted: 10/7/2020
  • Earned doctorate in higher education or related field with potential of grant and external funding activity.
  • Proven record of scholarly experience with a research agenda prioritizing public and/or international higher education.
  • Experience with qualitative analyses preferred.
Status: This listing expires on: 12/6/2020
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Organization Information
Florida International University
12000 SW 8th St.
Educational Policy Studies, ZEB 321
Miami,  FL 33199
United States
(305) 348-2511
Daniel Saunders

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