Director of Institutional Planning & Accreditation Support

Job description

UNC Asheville offers a small-college setting in one of the most scenic areas of the country and is highly ranked for schools that make an impact. Our beautiful location provides the backdrop for career-minded professionals who value work and life balance. Embracing the university's core values of diversity and inclusion, innovation and sustainability UNC Asheville employees work collaboratively to build and maintain a respectful, vibrant, responsible and inclusive campus community.

The Director of Institutional Planning and Accreditation Support manages the University's strategic planning processes, represents IREP on the University's Enrollment Planning Committee, supports the work of the Institutional Development Committee of the Faculty Senate, serves as institutional liaison for strategic planning in the UNC System, and works with the Director of Institutional Effectiveness to support continuous improvement planning tied to assessment at the departmental and program levels. The Director of Institutional Planning and Accreditation Support also manages and documents compliance with institutional accreditation standards, and provides support as needed to program accreditation efforts. The Director serves as institutional liaison to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and also serves on University and System committees on accreditation.This position requires possession of an advanced degree and a minimum of five years of director-level or higher experience in higher education administration. Preferred applicants will demonstrate:
  • Extensive knowledge of the policy and regulatory landscape of contemporary public higher education, including policies and regulations regarding student admissions, student enrollment, and academic progress to degree completion.
  • Extensive experience with strategic and continuous improvement planning and assessment at the program, departmental and/or institutional level in a university setting.
  • Experience with the UNC System Office, or another states' public university system administration.
  • Experience with SACSCOC or other accreditation processes, including preparation of accreditation reports.
  • Experience with policy design and execution in a university setting.
  • Grant writing experience.

Learn more about this vacancy, and apply online at Applications accepted through July 15, 2018.

UNC Asheville is committed to equality and diversity of experiences for our students, applicants and employees. Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply regardless of socio-economic status, gender expression, gender and sexual identity, culture, and ideological beliefs. UNC Asheville is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will not discriminate against applicants and employees on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other legally protected status with respect to all terms, conditions, and privileges of university-sponsored activities, employment, and the use of university facilities.





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Posted: 7/6/2018
Application Due: 9/4/2018
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