Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in Higher Education/Data Driven Undergraduate Education
The School of Education at the University of California, Irvine is carrying out a search for a faculty member in the area of higher education, with a focus on the use of educational data to improve undergraduate education. We are interested in candidates who use a broad set of quantitative methods, including but not limited to approaches such as learning analytics, econometrics, and psychometrics, to improve educational outcomes and reduce gaps in educational equity in any higher education setting and from any disciplinary background. We welcome applicants who focus on either teaching and learning or broader issues of higher education finance and policy.
UC Irvine has devoted substantial resources to supporting research in improving undergraduate education including creation of a state-of-the-art facility for supporting and analyzing innovative instruction, infrastructure for storing and managing large-scale learning management system data, a campus-wide Education Research Initiative for linking researchers with instructors, an Online Learning Research Center within the School of Education, a campus-wide Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation that partners with researcher in planning professional development activities, and research and data-sharing partnerships with local districts and community colleges. We welcome applications at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level.
Full consideration will be given to complete applications received by October 30, 2020, but screening will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications should include:
•A cover letter explaining research interests
• Curriculum vitae
•A separate teaching statement
•A separate statement that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion (for more information, see https://ap.uci.edu/faculty/guidance/ieactivities/
•3 relevant publications/papers in the last five years
•Those applying at the assistant professor level should provide three letters of recommendation
•Those applying at the associate or full professor level should provide names of three references who will be contacted for shortlisted candidates.
For more information and to apply visit: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF06419