Director of Graduate and College Transfer Programs

Job description

Job no: 495995
Work type: Full Time Permanent - Faculty, Full Time Permanent - Staff
Location: Charleston
Categories: Baker School of Business
Payscale: Unclassified

Job Responsibilities:

The Tommy and Victoria Baker School of Business is seeking an academic professional to lead our graduate and college transfer programs (CTP). The school offers programs face-to face, online and in hybrid format. The director collaborates with faculty, other graduate program directors, the dean of enrollment management, and the business community. The Director will lead the continued development and innovative delivery of graduate level programs in business. Building and fostering relationships in the local, national, and global business community is an essential component of the position. The Director may teach in one of the School of Business academic programs in his or her field of specialization. This is a full-time, administrative appointment reporting to the Dean of the Business School under a renewable term contract.

Requirements of the position include, but are not limited to, program strategic planning and development; student support, marketing and recruiting; curriculum management; student admissions; and program assessment. The director of graduate and college transfer programs will work with the Dean and faculty to identify, select, and develop faculty to provide instruction in the programs. Curriculum management entails working on an on-going basis with the faculty curriculum committees to insure the smooth implementation of all aspects of the program’s goals and successful outcomes for the programs.

The director will provide leadership for the establishment and strengthening of curriculum mapping, assessment, and cyclical program reviews in accordance with AACSB and SACS standards. The director will ensure that students receive appropriate advising and academic support; additionally, the director supervises the graduate/CTP academic advisor. Further, the director will work to develop and strengthen the faculty advising program for students. Marketing and recruiting includes working with the College’s strategic plan to establish and strengthen visibility and support for the programs; acting as a community liaison as the face of the programs to the business community for raising friends and funds to support the programs. The director will also be expected to seek out and participate in business events and develop activities which bring business, governmental organizations, and not for profit organizations into partnership with the program to enhance recruitment efforts and job placement results.

Qualifications and Requirements:

A graduate degree in business is required. Entrepreneurial mindset coupled with a commitment to institutional and departmental collaboration is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

PhD is preferred. Several years of experience in a managerial or leadership role is desirable. Ability to teach in field of specialization is desirable.

Additional Information:

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, a 4-year comprehensive college anchored by strong professional schools in Business and Engineering providing a values-based education in a military environment, is seeking an experienced individual to lead the Baker School’s graduate and college transfer programs as Director of Graduate and College Transfer Programs. The Citadel is nationally recognized for the last ten years as the #1 public university in the South offering up to a Masters degree for its academic programs, its student body, and its focus on preparing the next generation of business, military, and civic leaders. The Citadel offers a supportive environment for faculty and staff and prides itself on its quality working environment. Located in one of the world's leading cities, Charleston, South Carolina.

The College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and parenting status), disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or genetic information in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply to be a student or to work for the College.

Advertised: Mar 30 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Apr 26 2021 Eastern Daylight Time




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Job No:
Posted: 4/1/2021
Application Due: 5/31/2021
Work Type: Full Time