Associate Director, Program & Student Support

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Associate Director, Program & Student Support

The Associate Director, Program & Student Support will create and coordinate immersion seminars each semester for the new online Communication Sciences & Disorders Master's program, [email protected]. In collaboration with the Director of Program Administration and Graduate Program Director, the Associate Director will implement additional aspects of the program and student experiences, including admissions, advising, and clinical placement support. The Associate Director will have a preferred background in speech-language pathology (SLP) and will be interested in applying their knowledge toward the day-to-day implementation of a master's program. The Associate Director will be expected to problem-solve, and demonstrate thoughtful, strategic, and student-focused decision making.

Campus Location: Boston Campus

Required Knowledge:
-Proficiency with Microsoft Office and presentation software.
-Fluent with webinar technology (i.e. Zoom, WebEx, GoToMeeting, and Skype).

Preferred/Desirable Knowledge:
-Three to five years of experience as a clinical instructor or in administrative leadership role within an academic setting. -Five to seven years of professional experience.

Required Prior Work Experience:
-Demonstrated ability to interact with students, administrators, faculty, and other team members. -Able to work occasional nights, weekends, and all program immersions. -Five to seven years of professional experience -Able to present effectively to small and large groups and to work productively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community. -Able to handle sensitive issues and maintain confidentiality. -Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, with demonstrated ability and comfort to handle multiple tasks and projects. -Able to exercise sound judgment, work independently and employ decision-making skills. -Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including editing and proofreading. -Exceptional planning and organizational skills.

Diversity Statement:
Emerson College believes diversity enriches the educational experience by providing students with the opportunity to learn from individuals who may have different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. Engagement with diversity in the curriculum, in our co-curricular offerings, and all other aspects of the College enhances the personal and intellectual growth of all members of our campus community. Emerson is committed to strengthening communities, including our workplace, by fostering the development of the intercultural competencies necessary for meaningful citizenship in an increasingly complex, pluralistic society.

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Classification Title: Advanced IC

Salary Grade: 17

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Job No:
Posted: 11/27/2018
Application Due: 12/11/2018
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