Pittsburg State University, History, Philosophy and Social Sciences
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Kansas, United States|
Chair, Department of History, Philosophy, and Social Sciences, Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KS. Provide academic, administrative, and intellectual leadership; leadership in student recruitment; faculty recruitment, development and evaluation; program assessment and accreditation; long-term planning; community/university relations; coordinate course scheduling and program advisement. Teaching, scholarly activity, and service is expected. Required Qualifications: Ph.D. in one of the disciplines within the Department (geography, history, justice studies, philosophy, political science, sociology, social work) or related discipline; significant record of teaching and scholarly accomplishments warranting tenure and appointment at the rank of associate professor, and a strong record of administrative and organizational skills. Preferred Qualifications: grant writing experience, effective leadership and communication skills, teaching and scholarly accomplishments warranting appointment at the rank of professor, and ability to interact effectively with colleagues, students, and the public in a diverse environment. Twelve-month, rank dependent upon qualifications; salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Date of appointment: June 9, 2014. Department consists of 28 full-time faculty, over 500 majors, and offers BA, BS, BSE, and MA degrees. Send (electronic submissions only) letter of application including a statement of your philosophies of teaching, scholarship, and leadership within a multidisciplinary department, vita, names of five references with e-mail, address, and phone number (minimum of one faculty member and one administrator) to Dr. Duane Whitbeck, Chair, HPSS Search Committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Date of first consideration is November 8, 2013. Appointment is contingent upon budget approval. Pittsburg State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Employment requires a background check. For additional information, see the PSU job listings at http://www.pittstate.edu/office/hr/jobs.dot.
Dr. Duane Whitbeck