Job description

JOB NO.: 93654-LI

Work Type: Staff-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Dean, Director, Executive, Instructional

Employment Class: Limited

Position Vacancy ID: 93654-LI

Working Title: Associate Director

Official Title: ASC DIR, UNSPEC (8)(M94FN)


FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: APRIL 02, 2018

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $63,513 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Master's Degree Required: Master's of Public Affairs or related terminal degree.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

- Three years of experience working in higher education is required.
- More than two years of work experience in career development, public sector or teaching in higher education is required.
- Experience in team building, staff supervision, and project management preferred.
- Knowledge of public policy professional careers and training is preferred.
- Knowledge of Wisconsin and/or Federal Government preferred.
- Knowledge of international and local work opportunities helpful.
- Demonstrated organizational and management skills are essential.
- Ability to communicate effectively and sensitively with students, faculty, staff and alumni.

License or certificate:

Position Summary:

The La Follette Associate Director provides program leadership and is responsible for educational programming, including the Master of Public Affairs (MPA) and Master of International Public Affairs (MIPA) programs. The Associate Director will manage career services, teach one class (PA 800 Professional Development Workshop) and take on a leadership role with the Wisconsin Family Impact Seminars and Committee Connect legislative outreach programs. This position also provides direct day-to-day oversight of all aspects of the School's activities including budgeting, strategic planning, development, and staff supervision.

Additional Information:


Bonnie Lane
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

Please click on the "Apply Now" button to start the application process.

For questions on the position contact: Bonnie Lane, [email protected] or (608) 262-6059

To apply for this position you will need to upload a cover letter, resume and contact information for at least three professional references, including your current supervisor. References will not be contacted without advance notice.

Your cover letter should address your qualifications as they pertain to the minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience listed above.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Feb 28 2018 Central Standard Time

Application Close: Mar 28 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time





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Posted: 3/1/2018
Application Due: 3/29/2018
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