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Tenure-Line Position in Higher Education (Open Rank)


The Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania invites nominations and applications for a tenure line faculty position (rank open) in higher education. The successful candidate will have an earned doctorate and an outstanding record of research productivity and teaching expertise in important areas of higher education, particularly race, diversity, equity, and inclusion, college student experiences and outcomes, and/or other topics.  We expect the successful candidate to provide intellectual leadership, through teaching, advising, and research, to division and cross-divisional programs.  

We will begin reviewing nominations and applications on November 15, 2018, but will continue to consider new applications until the position is filled. Please send a letter expressing interest and general qualifications, curriculum vitae, names of three references, and reprints of two publications using the form below. 

The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer; women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  


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