The Director of Academic Affairs and Assessment is a key member of the Office of Academic Affairs and will assist the Vice President for Academic Affairs in advancing policies, procedures, programs, and events promoting academic excellence at Marist College. Primary areas of responsibility include oversight of the assessment of student learning, academic events, and public relations for the Office.
The Director will oversee the college-wide assessment of student learning process, provide training and support to members of the Marist community on institutional assessment processes for curricular and co-curricular programs. He/she will be responsible for selection of assessment software and for overseeing the population and maintenance of assessment data, working closely with deans, department chairs, program directors, faculty, and the Office of Institutional Research & Planning.
The Director will: Play a leadership role in organization of major academic events, such as convocation, commencement, lectures, conferences, symposia, and faculty retreats; Write and edit applications, publications, reports, correspondence, announcements, and other documents related to Academic Affairs; and create and maintain web pages and/or social networking sites for Academic Affairs, ensuring timely, accurate, and salient information aimed at multiple constituents.
Master's degree required; Doctoral/advanced degree preferred. At least 3-5 years of experience in a higher education setting required. Social media and Microsoft Office Suite skills required.
Marist College is an independent and comprehensive liberal arts institution located in New York's historic Hudson River Valley. Situated on 210 acres overlooking the Hudson River, it enrolls 4,791 traditional undergraduate, 898 full and part-time graduate and 460 continuing education students. Marist also has a branch campus in Florence, Italy, and extension sites throughout New York. Marist has been recognized for excellence by U.S. News & World Report, TIME Magazine, The Princeton Review's Best 380 Colleges, and Barron's Best Buys in College Education and is noted for being a pioneer in the area of online degree programs.
To learn more or to apply, please visit http://jobs.marist.edu. Only online applications are accepted.
Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.
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