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Posted: 12/08/15

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Tusculum College, a Presbyterian USA, liberal arts, coeducational institution located in Greeneville, TN, is seeking a dynamic results-oriented Dean for the School of Education. Tusculum is a scenic 140-acre campus nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains with three off-site locations in Knoxville, Morristown and Kingsport, TN. The Dean of the School of Education shall be the administrative head of the School and will be responsible for assessment, growth and development of School programs, positive leadership of faculty, and effective operations of all aspects within the School. The Dean of the School of Education will be employed full-time for school administrative purposes.  This position coordinates the work of the School, will serve as the head of the Teacher Education Unit and interpret such work to the internal and external community, and will secure internal and external funding to support the academic programs of the School. This position will also be responsible for developing and implementing all curricula and curricular oversight policies and procedures to ensure School compliance with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum qualifications include a terminal degree with a major in a discipline area within the School from an accredited university and three years full-time experience in teaching and administration.

Preferred qualifications include five years of successful administrative/teaching experience with demonstrated knowledge and experience in academic program development, grant writing and the promotion of faculty development in teaching, scholarship and service.  Also preferred is possession of the academic credentials for rank of Associate or Full Professor in a discipline in the School.   Professional experience, public school licensure and experience with National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)/State Department of Education accreditation is advantageous.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

HOW TO APPLY:

Applications should include a cover letter, a brief statement of teaching and leadership philosophies, a CV, unofficial copies of all graduate transcripts, and complete contact information for at least five references. Materials may be sent electronically to tcresume@tusculum.edu or Tusculum College, Human Resources, ATTN: Dean, School of Education Search, P.O. Box 5093, Greeneville, TN 37743. EOE/E-Verify

This position is subject to the successful completion of an employment background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable). If hired, the candidate will be required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

Graduate & Professional Studies Adjunct Faculty (No Comments)

Updated: 04/04/16

The Graduate and Professional Studies program of Tusculum College seeks qualified adjunct faculty for the following teaching positions listed below.  GPS offers non-traditional, accelerated, adult-oriented classes. Most classes meet once a week for six weeks and are offered in the evening or on the weekends in upper East Tennessee.  Prior experience with adult students is preferred as well as experience teaching web-enhanced courses using an on-line course delivery system. 

Master of Arts in Education Programs –  Curriculum & Instruction and MAT – Terminal degree and at least 18 graduate hours in Education, Special Education, Reading, English, Science, Math or Art and experience in an Elementary or Secondary Education classroom.   

Other opportunities include: 

Master’s degree or Terminal degree (preferred) with 18 graduate hours in:

Northeast Region (Greeneville, Morristown, Tri-Cities) Southeast Region (Knoxville)
Biology Biology
English English
Mathematics Psychology
Nursing, Clinical Supervisors Mathematics
Environmental Science Environmental Science
Psychology Political Science/Political Traditions
Sociology Religion
Art History Art History
Introduction to Art Introduction to Art
Speech Speech
Religion Music
Music  History
History  

Send a letter of application with current resume/vita and unofficial graduate transcripts to: Tusculum College,  Attn: Adjunct Faculty Search, P.O. Box 5093, Greeneville, TN 37743, or email to tcresume@tusculum.edu.*Note: Please indicate the SPECIFIC adjunct position and region you are applying for. If you do not specify the adjunct position and region that you are applying for, your resume will not be reviewed.HOW TO APPLY:

These positions are subject to the successful completion of an employment background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable). If hired, the candidate will be required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States.