The Center for Catholic Education (CCE) in the School of Education and Health Sciences at the University of Dayton seeks applicants for a tenured (12-month) position as the Kuntz Endowed Chair in Educational Administration, and Executive Director of the Center for Catholic Education, beginning August 16, 2021.
The successful candidate will teach, supervise and advise graduate students, conduct scholarly research in Catholic education, administer CCE programming, supervise CCE operations, and promote the national profile for the Center. Primary teaching responsibilities include instruction in educational leadership for Catholic school teachers and administrators for the M.S. in Education and the Ph.D./Ed.D in Educational Leadership.
The University of Dayton is a top-tier Catholic research university with academic offerings from the undergraduate to the doctoral levels. We are a diverse community committed to educating the whole person and linking learning and scholarship with leadership and service. Founded in 1850, we are one of three Marianist universities in the nation and the second-largest private university in Ohio. The Center for Catholic Education at the University of Dayton — founded in 1996 — promotes, researches, enhances, energizes and supports Catholic schools. We are a nationally recognized leader in scholarship and programming for Catholic schools, and we provide educators with programs and services that enhance the Church's mission and foster excellence in Catholic schools. We seek an inspiring and energetic leader to advance the CCE into national prominence with strong grants, fundraising, relational, and spiritual foundations.
An earned Ph.D. or Ed.D. in educational leadership or related field
Experience in strategic administrative roles
Experience working in spiritual/religious education research
Experience with Catholic schools
Ability to build relationships on and off campus
Ability to articulate and embody the Marianist character of the university
Effective written and oral communication skills
Demonstrated support of diversity, equity and inclusion efforts
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