Seton Hall’s College of Education and Human Services invites applicants for the position of visiting assistant professor of Quantitative Methods in the Department of Education Leadership, Management and Policy. This full-time, nine-month appointment is for the 2021-22 academic year, beginning August 15, 2021.
The Department of Education Leadership, Management and Policy offers M.A., Ed.S., Ed.D., and Ph.D. programs for students who seek educational leadership, policy, and research positions in K-12 and higher education settings, government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and law enforcement agencies. For more information about the department and its offerings, please visit our website at http://www.shu.edu/education-leadership-management-policy/.
Duties and Responsibilities:
This visiting assistant professor position will be primarily responsible for teaching quantitative methods courses in the K-12, higher education, and police graduate studies programs. Students are primarily working adults already established in their careers in education and law enforcement leaders, and courses are offered on evenings and weekends across both online and in-person formats.
The courses that the candidate would be expected to teach cover applied statistical methods and concepts, including data management, descriptive statistics, frequentist statistical inference, and regression-based methods. The candidate may also teach courses in areas such as survey research or a general introduction to research methods. Finally, the visiting assistant professor would mentor student dissertations that use quantitative research methods.
Applicants should include a cover letter, resume or curriculum vitae, and an example of original written work demonstrating skill in statistical analysis and explanation of statistical results. Although applications will be accepted until the position is filled, for full consideration, applications should be submitted by June 1, 2021.
Questions about the position may be directed to Dr. Robert Kelchen, chair of the Department of Education Leadership, Management and Policy, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To apply for this position, visit: https://jobs.shu.edu/cw/en-us/job/494632/contract-faculty-position-in-quantitative-methods.