FY18 2017-123 ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR- Science Education

Job # FY18 2017 -123
Job Type Faculty
Department Advance Studies, Leadership and Policy
FLSA Status Exempt
Hiring Salary Commensurate with Experience
Posting Date July 19, 2017
Closing Date Open Until Filled


Department:  Advanced Studies, Leadership and Policy

Position: The Department of Advanced Studies, Leadership and Policy in the School of Education and Urban Studies at Morgan State University, Baltimore, Maryland is seeking an outstanding candidate to fill a faculty position in the field of Science Education. The position is a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor and will begin in August 2017.

Qualifications: The PhD  in Science Education. Candidates should have graduate level teaching experience, be competent in guiding doctoral student research and dissertations, and have a track record of scholarly publications and successful grant writing. The ability to teach quantitative research methods and statistics would be an asset. In addition, the candidate should possess a strong commitment to working with an ethnically and culturally diverse student population and be able to contribute to the mission of the School of Education and Urban Studies and the University.

The University: Morgan State University is a historically black institution with the distinct designation as Maryland's public urban university. It is committed at the undergraduate level to the liberal arts, sciences, business, architecture, education and engineering. Undergraduates may pursue studies in 39 areas of concentration as well as in pre-professional fields of pharmacy, dentistry, medicine, medical technology and law. At the graduate level, the University offers 23 Master's degree programs, including programs in the arts and sciences, business, education, built-environment studies (i.e., architecture, landscape architecture, city and regional planning), engineering public health, social work and transportation. It also offers doctoral programs in bioenvironmental science, business administration, educational leadership, engineering, English, higher education, history, mathematics education, public health, science education and social work.

The Department: Advanced Studies, Leadership and Policy produces the largest number of doctoral graduates of any department in the university. It is a vibrant community of scholars drawn from five specialist areas: Higher Education Administration, Mathematics Education, Science Education, Community College Leadership, and Urban Education Leadership. The department includes 14 full-time and several part-time and adjunct faculty.

To Apply:  Please submit a letter of application indicating "Assistant/ Associate Professor", Job# FY18 2017-123", curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, a writing sample of approximately 20 pages, copies of official transcripts, and three letters of recommendations to:

Dr. Glenda M. Prime, Professor and Chair,
Department of Advanced Studies, Leadership, and Policy,
School of Education and Urban Studies,
Banneker Building, Ste 315
Morgan State University
1700 E. Cold Spring Lane
Baltimore, MD 21251


MORGAN STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AFFIRMATIVE/ACTION EMPLOYER As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, applicants should be prepared to present acceptable documentation showing their identities, U.S. citizenship or alien status and their authorization to work in the United States.