Oregon State University Adult and Higher Education Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Corvallis, Oregon

Internal Job Number: P02458UF


The College of Education invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 9-month, tenure-track Assistant, Associate or full Professor position. Appointment level will be based on the qualifications of the selected finalist.

This research and teaching appointment is in the Adult and Higher Education (AHE) in the College of Education. The incumbent will teach graduate courses, advise students and provide service to the program, college, university and profession. Specifically, the incumbent in this position will teach in AHE’s hybrid doctoral program in College and University Leadership and the online master’s program. The position carries an expectation for distinction in scholarly accomplishment. In addition, the incumbent will build collaborative relationships with other programs and colleges and possibly teach cross program courses. In the area of service, this person will serve on college and university committees and actively engage in promoting student success through the lens of equity, inclusion and diversity. The incumbent will act as a liaison with community college, adult, workforce, and community education professional organizations.

This position is directly responsible to advance the missions of the College of Education and Adult and Higher Education (AHE) program area. The vision of the college is to develop change agents in the form of researchers, scholars, learning leaders, teachers and counselors. Change agents make a difference by promoting innovation, social justice and lifelong learning. They prepare citizens who are socially empowered, reflective, innovative and caring members of our increasingly diverse communities and the world. The College strives to be an international leader in research and in the preparation of change agents in education and related fields. AHE programs guide students in becoming socially just leaders and change agents in a variety of educational contexts. The program endeavors to prepare educators and educational leaders committed to social justice in nationally-recognized doctoral and master’s programs.

Minimum Qualifications (Staff) / Guidelines (Faculty):

Typically requires PhD or terminal degree (Masters for some Extension positions and MLS for Library positions), demonstrated ability to teach in a classroom Extension, or other setting, and develop a research program in the academic discipline/unit.

Requirements :

Earned doctorate in higher education, educational leadership, adult education or a closely related field.

Demonstrates excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills and ability to work collaboratively with the faculty and leadership team of the College of Education.

Established publication record or indication of considerable promise.

Experience teaching or strong potential to teach using blended technologies and formats (e.g., hybrid, online).

A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing social justice and diversity.

To be considered at the Associate or Full Professor level, the candidate must have teaching experience, research experience and a publication record commensurate with that level to be granted the same rank at Oregon State University.

Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with education and experience.