Arizona State University — Clinical Assistant Professor, Leadership and Integrative Studies

The Faculty of Leadership & Integrative Studies (LIS) in the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts (CISA) at Arizona State University (ASU) invites applications for two Clinical Assistant Professor faculty positions to begin in the Fall 2022 semester. The successful candidates will build and teach courses for the BA in Organizational Leadership (Project Management), BAS in Project Management, and Master’s in Project Management, and they will participate in faculty service to the institution and profession.

Teaching assignments are at the graduate and undergraduate levels and may occur in a variety of modalities (online, on-ground, hybrid) and campuses (Tempe, Downtown Phoenix, or Polytechnic). The course load is determined by the faculty head and typically consists of four classes per semester. The contract for this position requires 80% teaching and 20% service. Professional development and faculty service opportunities are varied and abundant in our robust governing structures and diffused leadership.

This is a full-time, benefits-eligible, non-tenure eligible position renewable on an academic-year basis contingent upon satisfactory performance, availability of resources, and the needs of the university. The candidate must reside in Arizona or be willing to relocate.

The Faculty of Leadership and Integrative Studies is a vibrant community of 46 full‐time faculty, 60 part-time faculty members, and three full‐time staff members dedicated to excellent teaching, scholarship and service. We are diverse, inclusive, student‐centered, collegial, innovative, dynamic and growing. We offer seven undergraduate degrees, two minors, one certificate program, three IDS concentration areas, and three graduate degrees. Overall, we serve 6,000 students in our majors, and hundreds more taking general studies and elective classes per semester. Information about our faculty and course offerings can be found at and

ASU’s College of Integrative Sciences and Arts is home to innovative teachers who are guided by educational access, student success, applied learning, and interdisciplinary inquiry. CISA has over 7,300 students in all levels of degree programs and over 300 faculty members. We understand that there are many paths to achieving a university education, and we build undergraduate and graduate degree programs and pathways that are flexible and relevant for a rapidly changing world.

In the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts we value our cultural and intellectual diversity, and continually strive to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment. We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the diversity of the academic community.

Arizona State University has developed a model for the New American University, creating an institution that is committed to excellence, access, and impact. ASU is a comprehensive public research university, measured not by whom we exclude, but rather by whom we include and how they succeed; advancing research and discovery of public value; and assuming fundamental responsibility for the economic, social, cultural and overall health of the communities it serves. ASU has been named #1 in the United States for innovation for seven consecutive years and a Top 10 Best Buy public university by Fiske Guide to Colleges 2021.

To learn more about ASU and the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts visit and


Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in project management, business, or related field from a regionally-accredited institution
  • PMP certification OR 5 years of industry experience with project management certification (i.e. Prince2, AAPM, CAPM, etc.)
  • Two years teaching or training experience in project management or a related field
  • Evidence of a commitment to meeting the needs of diverse/underrepresented student and/or community populations via teaching, mentoring, or service
  • Excellent English written and spoken communication skills
  • Experience teaching or training in digital environments

Desired Qualifications:

  • Doctoral degree in project management, business, or related field with a project management background
  • Experience teaching or training diverse populations
  • Experience providing academic-, community-, or industry-related service
  • Experience developing, refining, and/or assessing training programs or curriculum
  • Experience working in collaborative environments

Application Instructions
Only electronic submissions will be reviewed. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications should be submitted at and must contain:

  1. A cover letter addressing how you meet the required and desired qualifications
  2. Current curriculum vitae
  3. Statement of teaching philosophy (max one single-spaced page)
  4. Statement addressing how your past and/or potential contributions to social justice, diversity, equity and/or inclusion will advance ASU’s commitment to inclusive excellence (max one single-spaced page)
  5. Evidence of teaching effectiveness, including two consecutive semesters of student course evaluations at the post-secondary level
  6. Graduate degree transcripts – unofficial is acceptable at the time of application
  7. Contact information for three professional references (their name, title, email address and phone number)

The initial application deadline is December 27, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. EST, and if not filled, then every Friday thereafter until the search is closed. A background check and official transcripts are required prior to employment. For position-related assistance with your application contact the search committee chair, Dr. Jada Ach, at For application process-related questions, contact Laura Thede at

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements
Under the recent executive order issued by President Biden requiring all employees of federal contractors to receive COVID-19 vaccinations, ASU expects all employees, including new hires, to be vaccinated unless they have an approved medical or religious accommodation. Proof of vaccination will be required by December 8, 2021. For questions about medical or religious accommodations, please visit the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion’s and see “Workplace accommodations”.

ASU is committed to advancing anti-racist policies and practices as described in a recent statement by President Crow in support of our Black students, faculty, and staff (available online at:

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. (See ASU’s complete non-discrimination statement at; see ASU’s Title IX policy at

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