Graduate School of Education, Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan
Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Education (NUGSE) invites applicants to join our international faculty and to share our vision of becoming a world-class center for teaching and research on education. Due to expansion, NUGSE is recruiting faculty members in the fields of Multilingual Education, School Education and Inclusive Education. Appointments are being made at Full Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor levels.
NUGSE began providing its first Master’s and Ph.D. programs in September 2013, supported by its strategic partners, the University of Cambridge Faculty of Education and the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education. Still expanding, NUGSE currently offers an M.Sc. in Educational Leadership, an M.A. in Multilingual Education, and a Ph.D. in Education, a M.Sc. in Educational Leadership offers specializations in School Education, Inclusive Education and Higher Education.
NUGSE plays a key role in driving education reform in Kazakhstan, and faculty members who are keen to make a difference through work with schools, other universities and the Ministry of Education and Science are especially welcome. The School also houses a Research Institute and a Projects and Professional Development Center, and plays a major role nationally in conducting educational research and advising on policy.
Nazarbayev University (NU) - located in Astana, Kazakhstan - is a new Western-style, English-medium institution, created with the support of
other leading university partners around the world. NU’s international partners include top leading universities in the world, including Cambridge University, University of Pennsylvania, University of Wisconsin-Madison, University College London and National University of Singapore. The University follows the rigorous admission standards laid out by its international partners and accepts only the best students from Kazakhstan and other countries. For more information please visit our official website: nu.edu.kz
Initial appointment is on 3-year renewable contracts and will be subject to annual performance reviews. An attractive remuneration package will include:
Review of applications begins in January 2017 and continues until positions are filled. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Interested candidates are encouraged to find out more about NUGSE at gse.nu.edu.kz and our Facebook page @nugse2014. Skype interviews for shortlisted applicants will be scheduled during March/April, 2017. To apply, please send a cover letter and detailed CV, together with the names and contact details of two referees, to the Hiring Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org. Informal enquiries about specific posts can be addressed to Jason Sparks (Vice-Dean NUGSE) at email@example.com