The Doctoral Program in Leadership Studies (DPLS) at Gonzaga University in Spokane, WA invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor beginning August 2023. The individual occupying this position will join the four current faculty members as part of an interdisciplinary team committed to supporting our students and to maintaining the international prominence of the DPLS. The program is designed for scholars pursuing a doctoral degree (PhD) in leadership studies that includes working professionals from a variety of careers and fields that include but are not limited to teachers and school administrators, consultants, health care, social services, higher education, ministry, business, military, engineering, and government. The program is interdisciplinary and designed to develop scholarship in leadership studies and professional dispositions and competencies as a leader while encouraging self-reflection and strengthening a dedication to service of others. The ideal candidate will exhibit a strong commitment to students and student success and evidence of the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues. Details about the program are available online at http://www.gonzaga.edu/doctoral" http://www.gonzaga.edu/doctoral
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Ph.D. in Leadership Studies or discipline related to leadership studies.
Evidence of active scholarship and interests in leadership studies or closely related fields.
Evidence of teaching competence in a variety of modalities.
Evidence of research advising at the graduate level.
Evidence of strong interest in social justice, diversity, and/or globalization.
Willingness to embrace the Mission of Gonzaga University and Ignatian Pedagogy.
At Gonzaga we don’t just state our mission. We live it every day as a Catholic, Jesuit, and humanistic University. It is the reason we exist and the foundation for our purpose: educating students for lives of leadership and service. From students to faculty and staff members, everyone here knows what we stand for – and they know how valuable our mission is to the success of our institution. Our competitive benefit packages are part of Gonzaga’s commitment to care for the whole person. Packages include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, retirement, tuition benefits, and other University-provided benefits. We also provide numerous resources which help bring balance to the complexities of work and personal life through our work/life and wellness programs.