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Job ID: 152632

Coordinator- Academic Program
Oregon State University

Date Posted Jan. 11, 2021
Title Coordinator- Academic Program
University Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR, United States
Department College of Education
Application Deadline Feb. 15, 2021
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Education - General

The College of Education invites applications for a half-time (0.50 FTE), 12-month, Education PhD Program Lead. This position is in alignment with the College of Education’s Strategic Plan and Oregon State University’s commitment to student success.
This position manages the overall Education PhD program. A Program Lead establishes and maintains program processes, policy, and programmatic documents and engages in assessment and outreach. These positions provide deep programmatic insight specific to the academic program content.

The Education PhD Program Lead oversees their program in collaboration with the (Education PhD Program Chair and the college administrative coordinator to assure that the program is operating effectively and aligned with the college strategic plan. The Lead oversees student advising and organization of program content while attending to complex logistics and timelines. The position stays abreast of issues and developments, anticipates needs, advises students, and works directly with a program chair to assure program integrity and alignment. The Lead is expected to take action on issues related to students and on program delivery.

The College of Education contributes to major national dialogues concerning research and the promotion of social justice in (1) the success of English language learners of all ages; (2) developmentally appropriate pedagogy for all ages; (3) learning in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics inside and outside of school; (4) the preparation of mental health and school counselors; (5) adult and higher education leadership. We develop change agents in the form of formal and informal educators, counselors, and leaders. These change agents identify issues and act towards social justice and the full-development of human potential and society.

We are part of the Division of Arts and Sciences supporting the campus-wide goal to provide transformational educational experiences. Our work seeks to extend and update the historic democratic mission of public education: to prepare all citizens across their lifetime for full participation in a culturally diverse and technical world.

This position, along with all positions within the College of Education, is directly responsible to advance the mission of the College. For more information about the College of Education, please visit

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Deadline to apply: February 15, 2021

  • OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.

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