Saint Francis University, Center for Languages and Global Learning
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
Search Status: Applications received by November 30, 2019, will receive primary consideration.
Saint Francis University invites applications for the Founding Director of the university’s new Center for Languages and Global Learning. This is a 12-month administrative position that will carry a faculty appointment commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Duties will include supervising and monitoring all language programs to ensure quality and compliance according to professional, university, and HR policies and procedures; identifying, managing, and evaluating qualified full- and part-time faculty; overseeing the Center’s budget and expenses; recruiting new and current students into language programs; developing community outreach, particularly among high school students seeking language/study abroad opportunities; promoting and growing study abroad programs, particularly SFU’s campus in Ambialet, France; working with Academic Schools and Deans to enhance and evaluate course offerings and study abroad programs; collaborating with Enrollment Management and Athletics on goals related to international students; building language programs for online delivery through Francis Worldwide; and grant writing to support the development of global languages and study abroad.
Qualified candidates will have a doctorate (Ph.D. or other terminal degree) in a language or related international or cultural discipline; language fluency in French, Spanish, or Italian, preferably more than one of these languages; evidence of teaching excellence and active scholarly involvement; administrative experience, especially in supervising people, managing a complex budget, and overseeing deadline driven processes; experience with international students and faculty; a willingness and ability to travel cost effectively as required.
Interested applicants should apply online https://www.francis.edu/employment, then submit a cover letter, CV, and a list of three references to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Secondary Categories:||French History / Studies
Italian History / Studies
Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies