Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service is seeking applicants for a Full-time, Non-Tenure Track Faculty Program Director for the Information Systems Master of Science Degree in the School for Professional Studies.
Founded in 1818, Saint Louis University is the oldest university west of the Mississippi and the second oldest Jesuit university in the United States. The School for Professional Studies (SPS) offers globally accessible, academic and professional programs for working students in Saint Louis University's Jesuit tradition of excellence. We promote a student-centered, entrepreneurial environment built on a foundation of integrity and accountability. We offer multiple online and face-to-face bachelor's and master's degree programs with plans to continue growing locally, nationally and internationally.
The Program Director core responsibilities are administration, teaching, scholarship, service, and professional activities. Detailed responsibilities include:
Provide leadership, direction, and administration of all aspects of the Information
Systems Degree Program activities in collaboration with the faculty and staff.
Serve as the academic liaison to the Center for Workforce and Organizational
Development to insure program alignment with industry best practices and relevant
professional certifications and accreditations.
Support the Jesuit ideals as presented in the Mission Statement of the University.
Earned Doctorate in Information Systems or a technology related field. (A master's
degree will be considered if professional experience shows clear expertise that supports
the Director's required duties.)
Demonstrated teaching experience at the university level.
At least five years of professional experience (government or industry) in Information
Systems or related field.
Ability to administer and promote academic degree programs.
Ability to collaborate across disciplines.
Demonstrated commitment to working with diverse students and community populations.
Experience in coaching, mentoring, and/or supervising graduate students and adjunct
Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
Experience with online course design and instruction.
Experience with curriculum development and outcomes assessment.
Experience teaching adult learners.
The position may be at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor, depending on the candidate's education and experience. A master's degree and related professional experience is required for Instructor positions. Applicants from both industry and higher education settings are invited to apply. The position is an annually renewable, nine-month appointment with a regular but flexible work schedule. A designated stipend is given to cover administrative duties over the summer months. Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience. The anticipated start date is Fall 2020. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter, application, current curriculum vita or resume, teaching evaluation summaries and three letters of recommendation to https://jobs.slu.edu. All applications must be made online at https://jobs.slu.edu. All other correspondence regarding this position can be directed to Steven Winton, Search Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for completing the application and/or with the interviewing process, please contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.