Clinical Assistant Professor (50%) in Educational Administration

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s Department of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership is seeking a half-time Clinical Assistant Professor in Educational Administration, with an anticipated starting date of May 16, 2019. The position is a nine-month, non-tenure-track appointment, with the possibility of summer appointment and annual renewal. This individual will work primarily with the department’s off-campus programs in Chicago and surrounding areas and will join a nationally recognized faculty that prepares educational leaders and scholars dedicated to the understanding and systemic improvement of schools, colleges, and universities.

Qualifications: Earned doctorate in Educational Administration or a closely related field, preferably from a major research university. Successful principalship experience is required, and successful superintendency experience is preferred. Must hold valid Illinois principal (general administrative) and superintendent licensure and have passed the Illinois teacher evaluation training. Previous graduate teaching experience is preferred.

 Applications: For full consideration, letters of application must be received by March 28, 2019. Please create a candidate profile at and upload one file that contains a cover letter, curriculum vita, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and names and contact information for three references. All requested information must be submitted for your application to be considered. Applicants may be interviewed before the closing date; however, no hiring decision will be made until after that date.

For more information please contact: Dr. Anjalé "AJ" Welton, Search Committee Chair, 217-333-0084 or

Academic Hourly Clinical

Assist the co-principal investigators for the Illinois Families and School Success Project (IL-FSS) and the Illinois Early Learning (IEL) Project on tasks related to creating media content for websites and use in conference presentations.

  1. Collaborate with IEL and IL-FSS project staff in preparation of media content (e.g., interviews, edit videos) for the websites and conference presentations.
  2. Collaborate with IEL and IL-FSS project staff to visit schools, agencies, and/or child care settings in Illinois to create media content for the websites and conference presentations.

Required: Bachelor's degree in film and video production, news media, or education.

Please contact Bernadette Laumann if you are interested or have questions.