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Department Chair, Elementary and Secondary Education (Job #F20)
Tuskegee University

Date Posted Aug. 6, 2021
Title Department Chair, Elementary and Secondary Education (Job #F20)
University Tuskegee University
Tuskegee, AL, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Department Head/Head/Chair
  • Secondary Education
    Elementary Education
    Education - General

Department Chair, Elementary and Secondary Education (Job #F20)

Posting Date:    June 16, 2021                                                            Posting End Date:  August 16, 2021

Position: Department Chair, Elementary and Secondary Education                      

Department:   School of Education/Elementary and Secondary Education                                                                                                    

Status:   Full Time/Tenure Track (Exempt)

Special Qualifications
In keeping with the President’s commitment to Tuskegee University demonstrating "Excellence in Every Way", the ideal Department Chair will possess the willingness to use his or her expertise to assist in the University’s efforts to be a sustainable academic organization committed to excellence.

Essential Duties and Job Responsibilities

Maintain and further develop the academic programs in the department of elementary and secondary education Represent the department in school and university matters Vigorously seek and support faculty involvement in acquiring grants and additional funding in support of departmental programs Oversee the recruitment and evaluation of faculty Manage the department’s budget Interpret and administer policies and procedures relating to Rules of the Alabama State Board of Education Promote and conduct scholarly pursuits within the department Plan for necessary curriculum laboratory resources for the department Make faculty work assignments in collaboration with the faculty and the Dean Oversee the planning and coordination of course offerings within the department


Doctorate in Elementary Education.  Successful teaching experience at the College/University level and teaching experience within a multicultural environment.

Commensurate with education, training and experience

Additional Position Information:

Travel is generally limited to observing Pre-Clinical/Clinical teaching observations in designated Methods courses/Internship.

**The statements contained in this job announcement reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility.  It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. **

Applications are available at the following link:

Each applicant, including all current/existing employees, must complete and submit a Tuskegee University employment application, resume/CV, a list of (3) letters of reccommendation (with detailed contact information) and copies of unofficial transcripts (official transcript(s) will be required upon hire). Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications and submit a completed application packet in order to be considered for the position.  The University reserves the right not to fill the position in the event of budgetary or operational constraints. Application packets with missing information will be considered incomplete and will not be processed.

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Tuskegee University
Tuskegee, Alabama 36088

Email Address:  Fax: 334-724-4319
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