Job no: 902634

Salary commensurate with experience.

The Colleges of Education and Natural Science at Michigan State University seek a creative and visionary director to lead a Research Center in Education and Artificial Intelligence (AI). The director, a well-established and respected researcher in education with experience in AI or learning technologies, will work with colleagues across the colleges to explore issues in education and AI. We invite candidates with substantial experience in educational research, innovative uses of learning technologies, and a track record of obtaining external funding to apply. The position is open with respect to disciplinary background. The successful candidate will hold a joint appointment with the Colleges of Education and Natural Science. The candidate's background will determine the department(s) where the candidate will be housed. The colleges have several grants in artificial intelligence and education, with current faculty from both colleges engaged in various efforts. The successful candidate will join this group to collaborate and provide leadership and vision to establish a vibrant research center in Education and AI at Michigan State University.

It is expected that the successful candidate will enter the position at the rank of professor, although associate professors with established records are encouraged to apply.  Candidates should demonstrate a record of accomplishment in research, obtaining external financial support for their work, and evidence of collaboration with local, state, or national education agencies, along with a commitment to issues of educational equity.  A strong record of teaching and mentoring junior researchers is expected.

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