Assistant Dean of ProgramsSchool/Division:
Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Office:
Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Full-Time or Part-Time:
Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.Description:
The Assistant Dean of Programs will be responsible for carrying out tasks related to program implementation at the Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
•Implement and manage various aspects of programs, the Hofstra-Digital Remedy Venture Challenge and Bootcamp, the ideaHUb incubator and Maker Space, The Hofstra Veterans Venture Challenge, Entrepreneurial Assistance Center, SuperCAP, focusing on event coordination and integrating promotion, marketing, and project management.
•Participate in contracts management and processing for grants and contracts associated with the ideaHUB incubator and future grant funded programs.
•Coordinate workshops for students, clients of the ideaHUb incubator and businesses participating in the EAC program.
•Manage an internship program for the ideaHUb and support student consulting groups.
•Originate and contribute to written materials, including reports, grants, strategic plans, etc.
•Plan, implement, and promote events, including logistics such as event registration and set-up, marketing, and logistics.
•Develop presentations to market the work of the Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
•Work with consultants on various grant-funded projects on program implementation to ensure program goals are achieved.
•Supervise the work of all student assistants, developing and monitoring their projects.
•Interact with other departments at Hofstra to ensure collaboration and administrative needs are met.
•Support and participate in new program implementation and development. Qualifications:
•Minimum of three to five years of professional experience and previous business or academic experience.
•Strong writing, communication, inter-personal, and computer skills.
•Flexible schedule (early mornings, evenings) may be required based upon events.
•Knowledge of Business Model Canvas and Lean Launchpad methodologies. Application Instructions:
For consideration, please send your resume and cover letter to: [email protected]
Please indicate “Assistant Dean Applicant” in the subject line. Voluntary Self-IdentificationAll applicants are invited to complete the three (3) voluntary self-identification formsDeadline:
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