Higher Education Administration, Assistant Professor

Summary of Duties

The Marywood University Department of Education seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Higher Education Administration to commence August, 2017.

Specific responsibilities include teaching graduate courses and coordinating the higher education administration master’s program.  Additional responsibilities include teaching and advising at the graduate and doctoral levels; mentoring research; serving on dissertation committees; and participating in service to the university, the discipline and local educational community.

The Department of Education is in the Reap College of Education and Human Development. The department is accredited by Pennsylvania Department of Education and NCATE. Marywood University is a comprehensive Catholic university sponsored by the Congregation of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary and is located in Scranton, PA.  The location is easily accessible to Philadelphia, New York City, and the Pocono Mountains. Additional information about the University is available at http://www.marywood.edu.


  • Educational:

    Qualified candidates will possess a Ph.D. or Ed.D.

  • Work Experience Requirements:

    A record of teaching in multiple formats at the higher education level; a background as a higher education administrator; experience in instructional design methods and practice; and a promising or established research record is preferred.

How to Apply

Review of applications will begin on March 10, 2017. A letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts, and names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of at least three (3) references should be submitted electronically to:

Joseph Polizzi, Ph.D., Chair, Search Committee


Marywood University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.