Home > Explore SVC > Working for SVC
  • Faculty Openings

    Assistant Professor in Educational Administration and Supervision

    (Deadline to apply: March 31, 2015)

    The Department of Education at Saint Vincent College seeks an assistant professor in educational administration and supervision. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate level courses. The main focus of this position is to direct and instruct the school administration master's degree program. S/he will teach two undergraduate and two graduate level courses per term. The candidate will provide program leadership, development and coordination and will work to build alliances with local district leaders.

    Qualifications include a doctorate in education or a closely related field, successful administrative experience and working knowledge in PreK-12 public education, the ability to teach aspiring leaders at the graduate level, as well as a thorough understanding of current issues and trends facing public education. Applicants should possess a strong commitment to working collaboratively with local school districts in Westmoreland County, PA, strong interpersonal communication skills, and significant familiarity with administration and program design.

    Preference may be given to individuals who have served successfully as school principals and/or have held the position of assistant superintendent or superintendent in a PreK-12 public school district. The ideal candidate will have taught at the college level and understand the adult learner. The ideal candidate will have ideas about leadership and systems change and significant experience as an administrator in an educational setting that is characterized by a diverse student population, strong ties to the constituencies in the community, and effective instructional programs.

    To apply, submit a letter of interest, a statement of education philosophy and teaching practices, vita, and three letters of reference to: Director of Human Resources, Saint Vincent College, 300 Fraser Purchase Road, Latrobe, PA 15650 by March 31, 2015. Electronic submissions can be sent to employment@email.stvincent.edu.


  • All positions require the incumbent to be able to fully embrace the unique mission and identity of the College as a Catholic, Benedictine liberal arts institution. Saint Vincent College is committed to diversity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. EOE

    PLEASE NOTE: Background checks will be performed on all new faculty, staff and adjunct positions. Employment is conditional upon satisfactory background checks and clearances.