Position Type: Faculty
Budget Title: Assistant Professor 10 Months
Local Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Creative Studies
Line Number: 21475
Salary Range: competitive
Negotiating Unit: UUP
Department Web Site: http://www.buffalostate.edu/creativity/
Contact Person and Office to send any additional requested materials to (e.g., artwork, DVD): John Cabra, Search Committee Chair
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About Buffalo State Buffalo State, the largest comprehensive university/college in the State University of New York system, offers small college learning environments coupled with large university opportunities. With degree programs in education, the arts, science, and professional studies, each year nearly 12,000 students choose Buffalo State for its broad array of high-quality academic programs, diverse and creative environment, hands-on learning opportunities, affordable SUNY tuition, NCAA Division III athletics, and prime location in Buffalo's cultural corridor.
Brief Job Description: Primarily responsible for teaching and advising undergraduate students with a particular focus on creative leadership; serve as coordinator of undergraduate minor in leadership studies; opportunities for graduate teaching; articulate, develop, conduct and communicate a research agenda related to the discipline of leadership; and provide service to the department, campus and community.
Required Qualifications: Earned doctorate by time of appointment. Formal work and experience teaching or training in leadership. Demonstrated knowledge of leadership in theory and practice. Evidence of scholarly productivity in leadership. Ability to work cooperatively as member of a small interdisciplinary team of Creative Studies faculty.
Preferred Qualifications: Proven effectiveness in delivering undergraduate and graduate instruction (e.g., student and peer evaluation) in leadership. Demonstrated strong interest in linking leadership with creativity. Experience delivering online courses and working effectively with distance students. Experience delivering training in creativity and/or creative problem solving or comparable processes. Ability to articulate a research agenda that integrates creativity and leadership. Demonstrated ability and interest in working across disciplines and cultures.
Anticipated Date of Hire: 09-01-2013
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Required Applicant Documents: Cover Letter
Curriculum Vitae (academic)
Names and contact information for 3 professional references
Writing Sample 1
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