Assistant Dean / Campus Director
Springfield College School of Professional & Continuing Studies is a growing, multi-campus program with established campuses in New England, the mid-Atlantic region, Florida, Wisconsin, Texas, and California. Our mission is to provide broadly accessible, affordable higher education in the human services field to adult learners, supported by the principles of community partnership and academic excellence to achieve social and economic justice. Courses are offered on weekends to students seeking either BS or MS degrees in Human Services. The interdisciplinary curriculum focuses on the development of social analysis, critical thinking, communication skills, and leadership skills. Reporting to the Dean of the School of Professional & Continuing Studies, this position provides leadership and coordination of all campus activities, including, but not limited to: oversee marketing, recruitment, and admissions; supervise academic support services; recruit, supervise and facilitate development of full-time and adjunct faculty; develop academic schedule and assign faculty; develop and maintain budget; develop community relations towards establishment of collaborative academic relationships and formation of community advisory board.
The successful candidate has an earned doctorate; minimum of 5 years administrative experience in higher education; minimum of 3 years college-level teaching, ideally in teaching adults from diverse backgrounds; excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills; ability to work independently and to organize and prioritize multiple tasks and responsibilities; ability to handle sensitive, confidential information in a mature, professional manner; eager to be part of a collaborative work group. Travel and weekend work required. Successful applicants respond to the mission with passion; enjoy and are skilled in teaching and working with adult learners; appreciate the importance and complexity of working with diverse populations; and have content expertise in at least one area within the human service or social science field. Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please forward letters of intent/application, current resume, curricular vita and the names and phone numbers of three professional references to: Dr. David Rudder, Associate Dean, School of Professional & Continuing Studies, Springfield College, 263 Alden Street
Springfield, MA 01109-3797 OR email@example.com. No telephone calls.
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School of Professional & Continuing Studies
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