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Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation

 
UK Educational Policy
Studies & Evaluation
131 Taylor Education Bldg
Lexington, KY 40506-0001
 
Business Office:
(859) 257-3178
Student Services:
(859) 257-2626
Fax:
(859) 257-4243
 
 

UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY

College of Education

Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation

Sociology of Education: Assistant Professor. The Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation in the College of Education at the University of Kentucky invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor faculty position in Sociology of Education. Candidates should be prepared to contribute to local, state, national and international study of education across the P-20 landscape, with a preferred focus on primary and secondary education.  We seek candidates with a disciplinary base in sociological study of education together with strong research skills working with quantitative data sets and/or mixed methods.   The candidate will join a department committed to interdisciplinary study of P-20 educational policy, its formation, implementation and evaluation.  We offer an EdD in Educational Policy Studies, Evaluation & Measurement, a PhD in Studies in Higher Education, an MS in Social and Philosophical Studies, an MS in Higher Education, and a graduate certificate in International Higher Education. Responsibilities: Develop and teach graduate courses in sociology of education, social policy issues in education, policy analysis, and/or research and evaluation methods.  The successful candidate will also support educator professional preparation programs and the new Evaluation Center, advise graduate students, conduct and publish research, seek research funding, and contribute to partnerships with governmental, educational, and community agencies on key education issues. Qualifications: 1) Earned doctorate in studies in sociology of education or related field and 2) demonstrated record of scholarly research, publication and teaching.  Application: Send a letter of application, vita, representative publications, and names and contact information of four referees to Dr. Jane Jensen, Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation, 131 Taylor Education Building, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506-0001; phone (859) 257-1929; fax (859) 257-4243; email: jjensen@uky.edu   Review of applications will begin on January 6, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The Department of Educational Policy Studies & Evaluation and the College of Education are strongly committed to increasing diversity in their community of students and faculty.  Individuals with ethnically diverse backgrounds are actively encouraged to contact us to explore interest in this position.

The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer


UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY

College of Education

Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation

Higher Education: Assistant Professor. The Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation in the College of Education at the University of Kentucky invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Studies in Higher Education. Candidates should be prepared to contribute to state, national and international study of post-secondary education within policy, political, legislative, judicial, legal and/or administrative contexts.  Candidates’ research should consider the conceptual and applied dimensions of a range of policy issues confronting higher education.  The candidate will join a department committed to interdisciplinary study of P-20 educational policy, its formation, implementation and evaluation.  We offer a PhD in Studies in Higher Education, an EdD in Educational Policy Studies, Measurement, & Evaluation, an MS in Higher Education, including an emphasis on Policy Analysis and Student Services, an MS in Social and Philosophical Studies, and a graduate certificate in International Higher Education. Responsibilities: Develop and teach graduate courses in the politics and policies of higher education, legal issues in higher education, organization and administration of higher education, and/or the community college.  The successful candidate will also advise graduate students, conduct and publish research, seek research funding, and contribute to partnerships with governmental, educational, and community agencies on key post-secondary education issues. Qualifications: 1) Earned doctorate in studies in higher education or related field and 2) demonstrated record of scholarly research, publication and teaching.  Application: Send a letter of application, vita, representative publications, and names and contact information of four referees to Dr. Jeff Bieber, Department of Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation, 131 Taylor Education Building, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506-0001; phone (859) 257-2795; fax (859) 257-4243; email: jpbieb01@uky.edu  Review of applications will begin on January 6, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The Department of Educational Policy Studies & Evaluation and the College of Education are strongly committed to increasing diversity in their community of students and faculty.  Individuals with ethnically diverse backgrounds are actively encouraged to contact us to explore interest in this position.

The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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