Company: Shorter College Department: Academic Affairs Status:Exempt Start Date: Upon completion of Drug Test and Background Checks Location: North Little Rock, AR Salary Expectations: Commensurate with Experience and Education Work Schedule: Monday – Friday; Some evenings and weekends to attend special events
SUMMARY, ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The Dean of Academic & Student Affairs acts as the chief academic officer, develops administrative, personnel and academic policies and programs for the college. Develops and oversees the Institutional Assessment and Effectiveness, curriculum, development of the class schedules and student orientation to the college; supervises the library and all faculty personnel, faculty evaluations, all academic programs, academic standards and academic records; student affairs, athletics and health and wellness. The Dean shall ensure that the campus has a flourishing campus life. The Dean shall be responsible for the proper administration of policies on student life, health, discipline, scholarship, and other forms of student assistance, and all matters related to student non-academic activities. This position also entails other responsibilities and other duties assigned.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE: A doctorate in Higher Education or another academic field from an accredited institution is preferred. Teaching, administrative and leadership experience is also required. Higher Education experience as an instructional leader, with curriculum, pedagogy. Experienced leader for classroom management and student discipline matters.
LANGUAGE SKILLS: Experienced instructional leadership with strong communication and facilitation skills, including use of technology.
REASONING ABILITY:Team player and experience with collaboration and ability to work under pressure, adapt easily, and understanding of underserved populations.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Not Applicable
WORK ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee will work in an office environment on a college campus. Will attend community events and some travel is required.