SIUE Office of Human Resources
Campus Box 1040
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1040
Phone: (618) 650-2190
Fax: (618) 650-2696
Rendleman, Room 3210
Hours: M - F, 8 am - 4:30 pm
Faculty Position FY14-52
November 27, 2013
*Internal applicants only
Director of Assessment
Office of Academic Innovation and Effectiveness
Reporting to the Assistant Provost for Academic Innovation and Effectiveness, the Director of Assessment will help develop and coordinate university assessment activities in collaboration with the Provost’s Office and Faculty Senate. Responsibilities will include coordinating all phases of program review, facilitating undergraduate and graduate assessment, serving as a member of Curriculum Council, the Committees on Assessment, and the General Education Committee, and working with the Assistant Provost to support Senior Assignment. The Director of Assessment will assist in the implementation of a comprehensive general education assessment plan.
To be considered, a candidate must be a full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty member at SIUE with a commitment to using data for continuous improvement and knowledge of best practices in assessment. Candidates must have strong organizational skills, communication skills, and a clear commitment to collaborative leadership. Knowledge and experience in research design and measurement, as related to assessment, is preferred.
Terms of Appointment
A three-year renewable appointment to begin in the spring 2014 semester.
Source of Funds
The position offers one three-hour course release and a stipend of $3,000 for each of the fall and spring semesters. The Office of the Provost will also provide an additional $3000, to support a course release or stipend. The use of the additional funds is negotiable.
Internal candidates may submit a letter of application describing your background with assessment and vision for assessment at SIUE, CV, and letter/or e-mail of support from your department Chair to:
Chair, Search Committee
Campus Box 1147
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville, IL 62026
Electronic submissions are preferred and can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Review of applications begins February 21, 2014 and continues until the position is filled.
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