National Association of Early Childhood Educators

Department Chair in Teacher Education

Teacher Education: Department Chair & Full Professor to be responsible for the planning and administration of a department consisting of approximately 30 faculty and a number of assigned staff.   Primary department budget responsibilities reside with the Chair under Miami’s Responsibility Centered Management system.  The Chair oversees a curriculum that consists of both undergraduate and graduate programs.  Other duties include mentoring, development and evaluation of faculty and staff; building cutting-edge partnerships designed to achieve professional impact; supporting on-line and hybrid course offerings; overseeing internal program assessments and external assessments under CAEP; facilitating collaboration with the other departments within EHS and departments in the College and other colleges throughout the University. The chair is expected to work closely with the Department of Education and Society on the regional campuses (Hamilton, Middletown, and Voice of America). The chair is also charged with maintaining strong academic programs; and recruiting an intellectually active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber.


The complete position specifications can be found at:

Department Chair Teacher Education, Miami University