Director, Master of Arts in Educational Leadership (MAEL) program with the faculty rank. Teaching load of 3 hours of MAEL program coursework and up to 3 hours of undergraduate coursework in School of Education. Immediate opening. Applications will be reviewed as they are received and a decision on the qualified applicant will be made quickly.
Ideally, applicants will have experience and/or certifications in school administration/leadership (i.e. principal, superintendent, etc.) and/or experience in public school teaching, leadership, etc., as well as higher education teaching experience.
The Director of the MAEL program will be responsible to recruit individual students to the program, to build multiple groups per year, and to market and promote the MAEL program through advertising mediums and other promotional avenues.
They will also be responsible to regularly oversee and update the MAEL program’s curriculum, as well as recruit and train instructors in the MAEL program and maintain a communication and network with alumni and practicing administrators across the state.
They will be expected to oversee the individual accreditation process for the MAEL program, as well provide assistance to the overall accreditation process for all programs in the School of Education unit.
They will be expected to provide oversight and responsibility for the MAEL budget, including purchasing equipment, textbooks, securing facilities and other expenditures directly related to the operation, maintenance and promotion of the MAEL program.
They will be expected to remain abreast and up to date on current Oklahoma certification and testing requirements for public school administrators, to remain active in their affiliations and professional associations and memberships, and to remain current in their own certifications (if applicable) as a school administrator.
They will be expected to provide direction, conduct research, and oversee long-range planning efforts for the future effectiveness of the MAEL program.
Rank and Salary:
Commensurate with qualifications and experience. An excellent benefit package is included.
In addition to MAEL groups that meet on the main campus in Bethany, Oklahoma, MAEL groups are active at the SNU Tulsa Center, as well as other locations across the state. Therefore travel is involved multiple times a week.
Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and the State Board of Education, Southern Nazarene University (SNU) is a private, liberal arts university with a variety of undergraduate, graduate and adult education programs. As a Christian community of scholars, we model the hospitality of grace, the pursuit of truth and the practice of discipleship, all within the Wesleyan-holiness tradition, as we prepare graduates who THINK with clarity, ACT with integrity and SERVE with purpose. SNU has an enrollment of approximately 2000 undergraduate and graduate students.
where you will upload:
1. A cover letter including position sought and reason for interest
2. A curriculum vitae
3. A statement of applicant's philosophy on the integration of Christian faith and learning
4. All undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial copies of official transcripts are accepted for initial application)
5. Three (3) letters of reference*
* Reference letters addressed to Dr. Melany Kyzer should be sent preferably by e-mail to the Administrative Assistant Debbie Newlon firstname.lastname@example.org in hard copy to:
Southern Nazarene University
Office of Academic Affairs
c/o Debbie Newlon, Administrative Assistant
6729 NW 39th Expressway
Bethany, OK 73008
Statement of Nondiscrimination
Southern Nazarene University does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, color,
national or ethnic origin, marital status, or disability in the recruitment, admission, and
treatment of students or access to university programs or activities including the operation
of all university programs, activities, services and employment. The following person has
been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies including Title
IX, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and Age Discrimination:
Dr. Melany Kyzer
Southern Nazarene University
Wed, February 26, 2014
by Debbie Newlon