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Please see below for a message from Rossier Admissions Assistant Director, Ursula Worsham EdD Hawaii Cohort Information Session on Saturday, March 19, 2016 Advance your Career with a USC Doctorate! Find out how you can earn your doctorate in 3 years on-site in Honolulu at our upcoming EdD in Educational Leadership Hawaii Cohort event: Saturday, March 19, 2016 5:00-6:30 p.m. JAIMS 6660 Hawaii Kai Drive Sign up via the registration page to reserve your seat today: Light Refreshments will be provided - We look forward to seeing you! Walk-ins are welcome. ----- Best Regards, Ursula Ursula Worsham Assistant Director,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2016 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Visions and Voices event: On Tuesday, March 8 there will be a Visions and Voices Event featuring the legendary choreographer, director, dancer, activist and MacArthur "Genius" Bill T. Jones, and to see if you would like to come and if you could help spread the word about the event. Bill T. Jones will grace the Bovard Auditorium stage for a one-of-a-kind evening of music, dance and discussion featuring students from the USC Thornton School of Music and USC Kaufman School of Dance. Bill T. is a genre defying artist and icon who should not be missed! The event, The Artist... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2016 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Please see below for a message from Alliance College-Ready Public Schools: We are excited to be hosting an event at USC’s Town and Gown on the evening of March 10t called Creativity and Learning in the Digital Age Attached and below is the invitation. This will be a reception and stimulating discussion on the intersection of technology, innovation and the vision for learning. We have an incredible panel that includes as our moderator Willow Bay, the Director of USC’s Annenberg School of Journalism, and panelists Brent Schlender who is an award winning journalist and author of “On Becoming Steve Jobs”,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2016 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Professor Picus is looking for a graduate assistant to help with the development, organization and delivery of his 2016 Ed.D. education courses. He is seeking an advanced doctoral student (Ed.D. or Ph.D.) to assist in the development of a new course – Economics of Change – to be delivered on ground in the summer 2016 for the EdD in Educational Leadership program, and online in the EdD in Organizational Change and Leadership program. The GA will also assist with the delivery of EDUC 717 (Education as an Economic Enterprise), which is offered in five sections with seven instructors during Spring... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2016 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Please see below for a part-time employment opportunity with Groza Learning Center: A Work Experience Like No Other... Groza Learning Center Tutoring | Test Prep | Reading | Homeschool What We Do Teaching with heart and excellence... Groza Learning Center is a unique K-12 boutique learning center that provides comprehensive, personalized instruction in the areas of Subject Tutoring, Test Preparation, Reading, and Homeschool. We are a small, successful, fast-growing company and we enjoy what we do! The Groza Mystique Authentic concern, attention to detail, and serving our students in the most complete, thorough manner characterizes the way in which we... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2016 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Hello, Please see attached flyer for more information about upcoming webinars for Education Pioneers: Download Flyer_Webinars For more information about Education Pioneers, please feel free to visit: Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Below, please find 7 announcements for positions at universities and other organizations. 1. Assistant/Associate Professor of Urban Education, Leadership, and Policy Studies, University of Massachusetts Boston 2. Two positions, University of Missouri 3. Department Chair, Department of Educational Leadership, Virginia Commonwealth University 4. Three Network Improvement roles, The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching 5. Postdoctoral Fellow Opportunity, School of Education and Social Policy, Northwestern University 6. Teaching Associate Position, Education Policy, Organizations, and Leadership in P12 Systems, Education Policy, Organizations, and Leadership in P12 Systems 7. Associate/Full Professor - Education Policy, School of Public Policy at the University... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Each year the honor society of Phi Kappa Phi recognizes four students with awards of $500 each for outstanding scholarly and creative work, presented at the honors convocation in April. The competition is open to all students enrolled this fall at USC, both graduate and undergraduate. The deadline for submissions this year is Friday, October 30, 2015. If you have questions about the Phi Kappa Phi Student Recognition Program, please visit or contact us at Download PKP_Student_Announcement 2015-16 Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
The Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College at Arizona State University is seeking a scholar to work collaboratively with a strong faculty that is directly affiliated with the MEd in Educational Leadership and is committed to equity and excellence in K-12 education. The MEd in Educational Leadership is designed for aspiring principals and teacher-leaders who are dedicated to becoming transformative leaders in education. Major responsibilities of this position include: (1) contributing to collective intellectual leadership in educational leadership and administrative programs; (2) supporting continued development and improvement of the MEd campus and online programs; (3) teaching as assigned in the Educational... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Implications of the 2014 Standards for Educational and Psychological Testing for Educational Policy and Accountability Webinar Dr. Laura S. Hamilton, RAND Education Thursday, October 8, 12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. CDT For more information about this and other webinars, visit TO REGISTER: For questions about this webinar, please contact Dr. Jessica L. Jonson at or 402-472-0780. Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Ecuador Higher Education Study Tour Dates: June 1 - June 11, 2016 Faculty Leader: Dr. Raul Leon (Eastern Michigan University) Early Bird Registration: March 1, 2016 Program Cost: Faculty and Administrators (2,500) / Graduate Students ($2,300) We are very pleased to announce the "Ecuador Higher Education Study Tour" for Summer 2016. We had a very successful program last year with participants that included junior and senior faculty, administrators, and graduate students from several institutions across the U.S.. During the tour, we learned about higher education, student affairs, public policy and the educational system in Ecuador. We also had the opportunity... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
The Rossier School of Education at the University of Southern California is pleased to announce a post-doctoral research associate position supported by an award from the Spencer Foundation. The post-doctoral research associate will be appointed for up to two years, from September 2016 through August 2018. The post-doctoral research associate will work closely with Drs. Katharine Strunk and Julie Marsh on a study that is examining the implementation of portfolio management models (PMM) in three cities: Los Angeles, Denver and New Orleans. Although the post-doctoral research associate will be located at USC, she/he will work with the full project team,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Please find attached announcements of two faculty positions at California State University, Fullerton. Download EDU_EDSC_Curriculum & Instruction_final Download EDU_EDSC_Math Teacher Ed_final Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Come and learn more about what editors are looking for when reviewing articles for top tier journals! When: Monday September 28, 2015 - 10:30AM Where: WPH 2015 Please see attached PDF for more information: Download Editorial Board Panel Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
The University of Dayton and the Division of Student Development are pleased to share an exciting employment opportunity. They are seeking applicants for a newly created Director of Student Life position that will be based out of the University of Dayton China Institute in Suzhou, China. The Director of Student Life is a member of the UD China Institute team and will provide strategic vision and leadership in developing and overseeing a comprehensive student life and residential program that supports and contributes to the academic mission of the Institute. The Director will report to the Assistant Provost and Executive Director... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
The CCTE Quest for Teacher Education Research is seeking additional proposals for participation during the upcoming 2015-2016 academic year. Attached is a description of the Quest program and an application form. Download 2015-2016Questannouncement Download Applicationform2 Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Pasadena City College is pleased to announce the opening for the following full-time academic management employment opportunity: Dean, Counseling & Student Success Services Position #: 101 Closing Date: August 19, 2015 by 5:00 p.m. The complete job announcement including the required minimum qualifications and the application process may be found on our website at: Please contact the Office of Human Resources at 626-585-7388 or at with any questions. Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Please see below for a message from the Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans: Greetings from The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans. Our graduate Fellowship provides up to $90,000 in support for immigrants and children of immigrants who are pursuing graduate school in any field and at any institution in the United States. I'm writing to let you know that our new application is now open and available on our website, where you can also find our full eligibility requirements: If you know of a child of immigrants, or someone who is a DACA... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
In order to accommodate for shortened library summer hours, the EdD Program Office has reserved rooms for students who wish to write on-campus. Please see below for room reservation information: Meeting Name Date Start Time End Time Building Room Day EDUC-Writing 7/6/2015 8:00 AM 5:50 PM VKC 211 Monday EDUC-Writing 7/7/2015 8:00 AM 5:50 PM VKC 211 Tuesday EDUC-Writing 7/8/2015 8:00 AM 5:50 PM VKC 211 Wednesday EDUC-Writing 7/11/2015 9:00 AM 4:50 PM WPH 107 Saturday EDUC-Writing 7/12/2015 9:00 AM 4:50 PM WPH 107 Sunday EDUC-Writing 7/13/2015 8:00 AM 5:50 PM VKC 200 Monday EDUC-Writing 7/14/2015 8:00 AM 5:50 PM... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
The Center for Enrollment Research, Policy, and Practice is seeking a Program Coordinator for their Southern California College Advising Corps program. Please see below for more information: A current Rossier student, particularly an EdD or PASA student with supervisory experience, may find this to be a good fit with his/her schedule if not already working full-time. The 20 hours/week makes the position eligible for USC benefits, including tuition remission, and we’re looking for quality experience in education or a related field. Interested students can apply here: Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Please see below for important announcements from AERA Division J: NEW! ON THE AERA DIVISION J BLOG, A Community of Higher Ed Scholars This summer, Division J members will be sharing what they’re reading on the blog. Thanks to Julia Colyar for our first post on Ryan Craig’s College Disrupted. The blog, A Community of Higher Ed Scholars, accepts submissions on an ongoing basis. All AERA Division J members are encouraged to submit original manuscripts for consideration. Submission guidelines can be found online at --------------------------------------------------------- Call for Proposals 2015-2016 Paul P. Fidler Research Grant The National Resource Center for... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
The Pennsylvania Educational Research Association will hold it's annual meeting on October 1 in Philadelphia. Below are the links for the calls for proposals for graduate students: and for everyone else: You are encouraged to submit your work whether you do or not you plan to attend the conference. Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Groza offers K-12 students a fun learning environment where they can receive tutoring, homeschool, and test prep services. The center is currently seeking part-time tutors in Math, Science, Latin, and English who are people of character with a good work ethic. The value-added for USC graduate students and alumni is the opportunity to play a role in student success and to enhance their resume and professional development in a paid position. Information about each of the open positions is included on the follow site: Please send resumes to: Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Please find attached the announcement of a faculty position at Brandman University, an institutional member of the California Council on Teacher Education. Download Single Subject Program Faculty Announcement.Brandman University Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog
Please see below for more information about an upcoming event hosted by the USC Latina/o Student Assembly on Thursday, April 2, 6-8 PM. The event will take place at the Ronald Tutor Campus Center, room 205. On Thursday, April 2 we will be bringing author Bill Deresiewicz, Author of Excellent Sheep: The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life, to speak about the issues in his book as well as an interactive Q&A with attendees afterwards. His book touches a lot upon issues students face at elite universities to do prestigious things often overlooking their... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2015 at Rossier Doctoral Support Center Blog