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Assistant Professor of Practice (Higher Education) (Variable Time)

Southern Illinois University

  • Location: Carbondale, IL
  • Post Date: 11/18/2018
  • Job Type: PART TIME


Assistant Professor of Practice (Higher Education) (Variable Time)
Department of Educational Administration and Higher Education 
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Description of Position: Term, non-tenure track faculty position in the Department of Educational Administration and Higher Education. Operating at variable percent of time, individual will provide instruction to doctoral and master's degree students related to the areas of higher education administration and student affairs.

Required Qualifications:

  1. Appointment requires a completed doctorate by date of hire with a specialization in higher education, student affairs, or other area of education approved by the search committee.
  2. Previous professional experience in a higher education setting related to course assignment(s).
  3. Established expertise within the fields of higher education and/or student affairs.
  4. Ability to interact and collaborate with diverse colleagues and students.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Previous teaching experience related to course assignment(s).
  2. Previous professional experience related to course assignment(s).
  3. Involvement in and connections to professional associations for higher education and student affairs professionals.


  1. Teach courses on the graduate level (master's and doctoral) in higher education and student affairs related to area(s) of expertise.
  2. Provide instruction via distance education and/or face-to-face.
  3. Serve on master's and doctoral committees.
  4. Serve the constituencies of the Department, College, and University as approved/assigned.

Effective Date of Employment: Spring semester 2019 (January 1, 2019)

Application Deadline: December 4, 2018, or until filled.

Application Procedure: Completed applications must include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts, and a listing of at least three references. Submit all of these materials to:

Send PDF files electronically to donahoo@siu.edu (Dr. Saran Donahoo)

Or send hard copies to:

Search Committee- Assistant Professor of Practice (Higher Education) 
EAHE, College of Education and Human Services 
131 Pulliam Hall
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
475 Clocktower Dr, Mail Code 4606
Carbondale, IL 62901

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideration.

Southern Illinois University