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Tenure-Track Faculty - Anti-Racist Leadership in Education Relevant Educational Qualifications Job

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Hiring Department Summary

The Ed.D. is an innovative joint program between the College of Education and the Department of Public Policy and Administration in the College of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies. Our curriculum and instruction purposely joins together knowledge, skills, theory, and practice. Four key curricular themes provide the focus for all coursework: (1) Transformational Leadership, (2) Critical Policy Analysis and Action, (3) Qualitative and Quantitative Methodologies, and (4) Educational Equity and Informed Decision-Making. This innovative weekend and evening program allow doctoral students to complete their degree in nine semesters over three years. See more program details at (please use the apply button below).

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Essential Duties

At this profound moment of societal change, the need for Anti-Racist Leadership is critical to our understandings about equity and opportunity in K-12 and higher education. Given the need for Anti-Racist policies and practices, the Doctorate in Educational Leadership seeks a new faculty colleague at the Assistant or Associate level. We seek applicants who conduct policy-relevant research that addresses questions related to racial justice in education. We welcome applicants who draw on various methodological approaches and theoretical perspectives to engage in research that: (1) explores the transformational capacities of education for the least-advantaged populations; (2) investigates the ways in which educational policies, programs, or power structures may disrupt, reify, or exacerbate inequities for learners across the life cycle; and/or (3) evaluates the efficacy, feasibility, and resource uses and allocations associated with policy solutions that influence educational quality and disrupt persistent inequalities in educational opportunities, experiences, and outcomes. We invite scholars who investigate the intersections between policy and systemic power relationships drawing on knowledge traditions such as, but not limited to, critical race theory, critical policy studies, decoloniality/Indigenous studies, restorative justice, economic injustice, political science, abolition, and ethnic studies. We seek a colleague committed to community-engaged scholarship in their teaching and advising practices and who centers educational praxis in their service at the University, community, and national levels.
The candidate would join Sacramento State University at a time of great excitement and action, particularly related to our campus-wide commitments to equity and justice. The hire will have an academic home in the Doctorate in Educational Leadership (Ed.D.) program and have the following duties:

  • Teach graduate-level classes in Educational Leadership, Community & Communications, Legal Issues for Educational Leaders, Research Methods, and/or Diversity and Equity in Complex Organizations;
  • Participate in scholarship relevant to educational leadership/policy and assigned responsibilities;
  • Chair dissertations and serve on graduate student dissertation committees;
  • Develop community-university-school partnerships with local leaders and policy makers;
  • Present research and scholarship at the local, state, national, and international levels.



    Appointment Specifics

    Required Qualifications

  • Doctorate in Public Administration, Public Policy; Education Administration; Education Policy, Educational Leadership; Sociology, Economics, Political Science, Ethnic Studies; or relevant disciplinary emphasis related to educational praxis.
    o ABD candidates will be considered. If ABD , candidates will be required to complete the doctoral degree by June, 2021
  • A proven record of, or potential for, publication and scholarly work in the relevant field such as anti-racist educational leadership, policy, equity, and social justice.
  • Ability to teach and work with diverse students, along with work in multicultural settings.
  • Ability to develop effective partnerships with community stakeholders and colleagues across various disciplines.



    Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior teaching and leadership/policy experience in some aspect of the PK-20 educational setting.
  • Historical and socio-political understanding of racism, ideologies of white supremacy, decolonization, and abolition within education.
  • Robust record of qualitative, quantitative, and/or mixed research methods and policy analysis.
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully advise graduate students, supervise dissertations, and contribute to overall program development.
  • Evidence of strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

    Posting Number F0175P

    Anticipated Start Date Fall 2021

    Initial Application Review 02/16/2021

    Open Until Filled Yes

    Special Instructions to Applicants

    Submission Requirements:
    1. CV
    2. Cover letter addressing essential qualifications, scholarship agenda, and teaching philosophy
    3. Unofficial transcripts
    4. A recent writing sample (published or unpublished)
    5. Diversity Statement: A brief 2-page statement describing how your work would contribute to Sacramento State's strategic commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

  • Teaching Evaluations (will be requested from finalists only)



    Eligibility Verification

    Candidate will be required to provide official transcripts of their highest degree earned and must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the U.S.. California State University, Sacramento is a sponsoring agency ( ie. H-1-B Visa).



    Campus Diversity Statement

    Sacramento is one of the most diverse and integrated major cities in the country, and Sacramento State is committed to providing a quality education for all of our region's students. Our campus community represents the broad diversity of our state, and we believe that all are enriched and unified by this diversity. Sacramento State is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their teaching, research, and service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.



    Equal Employment Opportunity

    California State University, Sacramento is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong institutional commitment to the principle of diversity in all areas. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability. Sacramento State hires only those individuals who are lawfully authorized to accept employment in the United States.

    It is the policy of California State University, Sacramento to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified persons with disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment. If you need a disability related reasonable accommodation as part of the application and/or interviewing process, visit https://www.csus.edu/administration-business-affairs/internal/your-hr/be... .

    The University is committed to creating an education and working environment free from discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual violence, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. For more information on mandatory training for new employees, visit https://www.csus.edu/compliance/hr-compliance/mandatory-dhr-training.htm... .

    Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act and Campus Fire Safety Right-To-know Act Notification:

    Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the current Annual Security Report ( ASR ) is available for viewing at (please use the apply button below) .
    The ASR contains the current security and safety-related policy statements, emergency preparedness and evacuation information, crime prevention and sexual assault prevention information, and drug and alcohol prevention programming. The ASR also contains statistics of Clery Act crimes for Sacramento State for the last three (3) calendar years. Paper copies are available upon request at the Police Service Center located in the University Union.



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    A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with California State University, Sacramento. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current California State University, Sacramento employees who apply for the position.



    California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act

    The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in the California State University Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

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Company Description
Sacramento State is a vibrant metropolitan university that is among the largest campuses in the California State University system. We enroll a multicultural student body of 30,000, and graduate about 6,000 students each year. Despite our size, quality teaching in small classes remains a top priority. Students enjoy personalized attention from their professors, as well as extensive research and internship opportunities in Sacramento, the heart of California government.