Director Of����institutional Effectiveness

Director Of����institutional Effectiveness

16 Oct
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American University in Dubai
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Dubai

16 Oct

American University in Dubai

Dubai

Director of Institutional Effectiveness The American University in Dubai invites qualified applicants to apply for the position of Director of Institutional Effectiveness The chosen candidate will report directly to the President of the university The Director of Institutional Effectiveness is responsible for overseeing the university s IE initiatives The Director provides leadership in developing an institutional research assessment and accreditation protocol for the university and serves as the liaison with national and international accrediting bodies This position is also responsible for the coordination oversight and advancement of institutional planning processes and assessment He or she is responsible for quality assurance and ongoing internal review of compliance with government accreditation and university policies and regulations to ensure that the university is in full compliance This position also serves as an internal resource of review for proposed changes to university operations from a compliance perspective Principle Responsibilities Monitor operations of all departments of the university to ensure compliance with the Standards of the following accrediting bodies o Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges SACSCOC o Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology ABET o Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business AACSB International o Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications ACEJMC o Council for Interior Design Accreditation CIDA o National Architectural Accrediting Board NAAB o National Association of Schools of Art and Design NASAD o UAE Ministry of Education MOE Issue all documents that are to be sent to the above-mentioned accrediting bodies having reviewed them for compliance accuracy completeness etc Collaborate with academic and administrative leadership and others to ensure that the appropriate corrections in areas of non-compliance are made in a timely manner Maintain copies of essential regulatory documents from accrediting bodies and issued by AUD at the institution and Oversee academic units efforts at obtaining professional accreditation Collaborate with senior administrators in establishing maintaining and reporting institution-wide strategic goals for institutional effectiveness Collaborate with faculty and staff to develop and implement outcomes and assessment measures at all levels of the institution Coordinate develop and monitor assessment activities across the university including conducting the ongoing assessment of student learning facilitating the collection analysis and interpretation of assessment data assisting in the development implementation and interpretation of faculty and student evaluations and assisting in the effective utilization of data for planning policy making and program improvement Promote training in institution-wide outcomes and effectiveness assessment Assist the President in driving the annual strategic planning process and Chair the IE Steering Committee Competencies and Skills Deep knowledge and understanding of accreditation criteria and processes Excellent communication skills oral and written Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail Basic project management skills including the ability to follow-up regularly with people at all organizational levels Basic statistical analysis skills and High computer literacy Essential Qualifications Master s degree Significant familiarity with accrediting expectations and practices including those of USA-based accrediting agencies and 3-5 years in a similar position preferably in close contact with several accrediting bodies Preferred Qualifications Earned doctorate Additional experience in a similar position Applications will be accepted and evaluated until this position is filled Interested applicants must submit the following requirements via email to recruitment aud edu Please state the title of the position as the subject of the email Cover letter Updated CV Contact information of three 3 academic professional references Alternatively applicants can submit their application materials to the following postal address Angele El Khoury Director of Human Resources The American University in Dubai P O Box 28282 Dubai U A E No telephone calls please While we thank all applicants for their interest only those under consideration will be contacted for a follow-up interview