Program Director (Title III Funded); Center for Teaching & Learning

Position ID: 43427
Savannah State University
Office of Academic Affairs
Center for Teaching & Learning
Branch Campus: 
Savannah, Georgia
Position Description
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Program Director
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Position Information
Working Title Program Director – Title III Funded Center for Teaching & Faculty Development
Job Summary

Savannah State University seeks qualified applicants for Program Director, Center for Teaching & Faculty Development. This position coordinates, and facilitates, professional development opportunities for Savannah State University faculty. The Center for Teacher and Faculty Development serves as the central campus-wide professional growth and development program that supports the continuous improvement of all faculty in their roles as teachers, scholars/researchers and professionals engaged in services to the institution, the community, and the profession as outlined in USG Policy Manual 8.3.14. With oversight from the Associate Provost/Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs (AP/AVPAA), oversees the daily activities of the Center, provides assistance to the AP/AVPAA, oversees unit communications, and verifies the integrity of activity record-keeping and data collection. Responsible for program/event planning and related details, organizing paperwork processes such as procurement/purchasing, travel arrangements, and other administrative tasks as assigned. May be directed to perform job related tasks other than those specifically delineated in this description. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Minimum Qualifications

A Master’s degree in Education or related area is required; an earned doctorate from an accredited institution is preferred. A minimum of five years in higher education; prior teaching experience, and administrative experience. Thorough knowledge of current pedagogical practices and evidence of research and or experience in the area. Ability to work with diverse faculty and stakeholders required. Excellent interpersonal and analytical skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must have the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, with attention to details, deadlines, and making decisions. Strong organizational and time management skills. The strong candidate must understand and support the academic mission of SSU. Background and/or credit check may be required.

Special Information to Applicants

Savannah State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative-Action Institution committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, genetics, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records State. 
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation.
Your application is not considered complete until all required documents have been uploaded to the appropriate section.

Posting Detail Information
Posting Number S5532014
Open Date 05/23/2019
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

Complete application online: Submit cover letter, current resume, transcript(s).

Review of applications will begin upon receipt and continue until the position is filled.

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Faculty Development (Admin Code)
Administrative Support (Admin code)
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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
278 Brooks Hall
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822


Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Tafara Makaya, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Kristopher Bolden, Assistant Director

Thomas Brazzle, System Coordinator