Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
The person in this position will serve as the leading researcher for the College and will have primary responsibility for the following: -approval of the dissertation methodology of doctoral students -conduct innovative research within his/her academic discipline -provide direct research and methodological support to doctoral students - provide direct research support to faculty -offer periodic instructional workshops on research topics of broad interest to academic disciplines represented in the college, and -teach mixed methods research courses in our doctoral programs.
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North Carolina Agricultural and Technical (N.C. A&T) is an 1890 Land Grant University. North Carolina A&T State University enjoys a long-standing national reputation in learning, discovery, and engagement. With a student body in excess of 11,700 and approximately 600 full-time faculty, North Carolina A&T offers undergraduate and graduate degrees through eight schools and colleges. The University graduates the largest number of African American in engineering, science, and technology in the nation. It offers over 40 master's and Ph.D. programs.
The University is one of the sixteen constituent institutions of the University of North Carolina (UNC) System and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). The strategic vision focuses the University on teaching and learning, civic engagement, transformative research, and creative scholarship.
This is an exceptional opportunity for a talented, outcomes–focused professional. The College of Education offers bachelors, master's and PhD degrees through the following departments: Administration and Instructional Services, Counseling, Educator Preparation, and Leadership Studies and Adult Education. The College of Education is urban-focused, with the primary aim to recruit and prepare future educators and other professionals to effectively deal with issues of the urban community. The teacher education programs within the College of Education are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Preparation (CAEP) and are approved by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. All of the counselor programs within the College of Education are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Programs (CACREP). For additional information about the College of Education go to: https://www.ncat.edu/academics/colleges-departments/index.html#CEd professions and communities.
Internal job number: 003802
Qualified applicants must have a doctoral degree in relevant field from a regionally accredited University. The desirable candidate must have a record of publications and grants. Also, the desirable candidate must have an extensive background in quantitative methods and analytical techniques; strong organizational, writing, and verbal communication skills; experience mentoring and instructing others in research methods; and a genuine interest in collaboration and in facilitating research projects by students and colleagues.
- PhD in a relevant field from a regionally accredited University with a minimum of 5 years managing and conducting research, evaluations, statistical analysis and related work - Demonstrated success in working with others in a collaborative manner to establish goals and objectives, develop action plans, conduct data analysis, and share results. - Documented evidence of chairing dissertations - Strong leadership, organizational, and interpersonal skills at a senior/managerial level. - Proven ability to develop faculty and student capacity in research design, methods, and measurement.
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North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is one of the nation’s most highly respected doctoral research, land-grant institutions. With an enrollment of almost 11,000 students, we are committed to fulfilling our mission through exemplary undergraduate and graduate instruction, scholarly and creative research, and effective public service. As a member of the A&T family you will be an integral part of its history and future – joining more than 1,800 current faculty and staff. You will be expected to be a leader and mentor. You will influence the minds that will affect our world. As a change agent, you will use your intellect and influence to make a positive impact on the greater A&T community. A&T will be more than your job, it will become your passion—and that commitment to yourself and others will last a lifetime. Because that’s what Aggies Do!