Faculty Program Director-Health Care Mgmt. **

Albany, NY
Mar 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
7 Columbia Circle Albany, NY 12203

Closing Date: May 20, 2017

Excelsior College, a regionally accredited, virtual, private, nonprofit institution of higher learning is seeking dynamic applicants for the position of Faculty Program Director to oversee Health Care Management and Administration in the School of Health Science.


The Faculty Program Director for undergraduate and graduate programs is a member of the School of Health Sciences team of faculty and staff and reports to the Dean of Health Sciences. Responsibilities include providing leadership and oversight for undergraduate and graduate programs focused on health care management and administration.

The Faculty Program Director is engaged in all aspects of curriculum development, implementation and evaluation. Faculty program directors are expected to serve on College-wide and School of Health Sciences Committees and engage in professional development and scholarship.

This full-time, non-tenured position is based at 7 Columbia Circle, Albany NY 12203.


Curriculum development, implementation, and evaluation
  • Oversee the development and implementation of undergraduate and graduate programs.
  • Assure maintenance of quality standards in all courses and academic programs.
  • Engage in program evaluation and improvement efforts in accordance with School of Health Science assessment plans.
  • Develop and evaluate strategies that support student learning, retention, and satisfaction.
  • Research online educational methodologies and strategies to support student success.

Administration and Supervision
  • Participate in College-wide and School of Health Science strategic planning and initiatives.
  • Recruit, orient, and supervise adjunct faculty.
  • Manage multiple aspects of program oversight.

  • Engage in scholarship and professional development.

Occasional travel is required.


  • A minimum of an earned doctoral degree in Health Care Administration or related field, from a regionally accredited United States institution or an equivalent, nationally recognized foreign institution of higher learning.
  • Experience in higher education is preferred.
  • Demonstrated excellence in written and oral communication.
  • Ability to work with diverse constituencies and staff.
  • Demonstrated commitment to nontraditional education of adults.
  • Experience with curriculum development and outcomes assessment.
  • Demonstrated ability in a supervisory role.
  • Experience with online education preferred.

Application Information

If you have problems with online submission, please call 518-464-8532. Thank you.

Note: Screening for this position will start immediately and will remain open thirty days from date of posting.

Excelsior College offers competitive compensation and a generous benefits package that includes paid time off, retirement, and excellent health insurance. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, resume, salary history, and the names of three professional references. Please submit requested information at jobs.excelsior.edu/apply-ultipro:


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