The Center for Higher Education (CHE) seeks a highly qualified leader and scholar for the position of Director. The Center is located within the Department of Counseling and Higher Education in The Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education at Ohio University (OHIO). The Center conducts and facilitates research and policy analysis center focused on higher education issues in Ohio, the Appalachian region, and the nation at large. The Center is seeking a director who will lead research and secure grant procurement and execute sponsored research funding opportunities. The successful candidate will work directly with the Higher Education and Student Affairs (HESA) program as a full-time administrator.
The goals for the Center for Higher Education include securing grant funding and conducting research and policy analysis devoted to topics (e.g., policy, faculty issues, governance) relevant to higher education at national, state, Appalachian region or local levels. The Center also develops collaborative relationships and partnerships that enhances its capacity to meet challenges facing higher education in Southeastern Ohio and the Appalachian region. Further, the Center will provide faculty and students in the master's and doctoral programs in HESA and in The Patton College of Education at large with opportunities for professional experience and research. The Center also engages them in activities that support the strategic priorities of Ohio University. Finally, the work and activities within the Center will make a valuable contribution to the social, economic, and cultural development goals of OHIO by pursuing initial and sustained scholarly and grants productivity.
The Center is involved in a myriad of activities which include contracted or externally funded research projects, independent research projects, consultation, and other service activities. For additional information about the Center for Higher Education, visit our website at https://www.ohio.edu/education/centers-and-partnerships/centers/center-for-higher-education/index.cfm
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