Link back to main EIU page
A to Z IndexApply Online with EIU
Alumni and Friends Parents Faculty and Staff EIU Students
Eastern Illinois University - Charleston, IL

Contact Us

EIU Logo

EIU Position Description

POSITION: Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership (Principal Preparation)
DEPARTMENT: Educational Leadership
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications to begin on October 15, 2013, and continue until the position is filled.
APPLY TO: Dr. Nick Osborne


Position: Educational Leadership Ė tenure track position available

Responsibilities: The EIU Department of Educational Leadership offers Masterís and Specialistís programs for both general administrative and superintendent certification.  The successful candidate will teach educational administration courses blending practical applications with theory in on-campus and off-campus locations.  The candidate will supervise practicum and field experiences, engage in research, provide service to the department, college, and university, as well as, provide professional service to area educators, administrators and school systems.

Qualifications: The educational/experience requirements for this position are as follows:  Doctorate or ABD in Educational Administration, Educational Leadership or related fields, significant experience as a principal and as a superintendent. Preferred qualifications include college/university teaching experience, and evidence of research and service to the learning community.

Starting Date: August 16, 2014

The University Community: Eastern Illinois University places priority on teaching excellence for a student body in a residential setting.  Approximately 10,000 on-campus students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs.  Non-traditional and part-time students are enrolled in programs at both on- and off-campus sites.  Eastern offers faculty a wide range of research and public service activities.  The University is located in east central Illinois and combines the benefits of a community of 20,000 with access to several large cities, including Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis.

Closing Date: Review of applications to begin on October 15, 2013, and continue until the position is filled. 

Applications: Send a letter of application, along with transcripts, a current vita, and the names, addresses, e-mail addresses, and phone numbers of three professional references to:  Dr. Nick Osborne, Chair Search Committee, Eastern Illinois University, 2320 Buzzard Hall, 600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, IL  61920-3099.

Questions about the application documents and/or processes should be directed to Dr. Marleis Trover, Chair, Educational Administration Department, Eastern Illinois University at (217) 581-6669 or at

Eastern Illinois University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer - minority/female/disability/veteran - committed to achieving a diverse community.

Print | Back

  Eastern Illinois University :: 600 Lincoln Avenue :: Charleston, IL 61920-3099 :: 217-581-5000 :: Contact Us :: Maps & Directions
Privacy Statement :: Confidentiality Statement :: Mission Statement :: Federal and State Mandated Information :: Alert EIU