Associate Dean – Learning & Teaching Enhancement

Location
Suva, Fiji
Posted
31 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
22 Sep 2017
Ref
AC 208/17
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Closing Date

22-Sep-2017

Background

The Associate Dean Learning & Teaching Enhancement (ADLTE) will advise the Vice Chancellor through the PVCL&T in the area of learning and teaching enhancement. He/She will maintain and promote FNU’s strategic push for ensuring their academic staffs is appropriately qualified in content and pedagogical competencies and skills in its drive towards quality teaching and program delivery. He/She is responsible for enhancing learning & teaching culture that engages staff and students to participate in productive learning and teaching activities, including the development and delivery of high quality programs and enriched learning environments throughout the University. He/She will demonstrate academic and strategic leadership in relation to policy development and management of learning and teaching enhancement. 

Responsibility

Leadership

  • Promote teaching excellence within the university.
  • Work with Heads of School and other stakeholders to develop, implement and meet agreed learning and teaching strategy, objectives and targets, including in relation to student retention and engagement.
  • Promote research into teaching practices.
  • Manage and monitor the effectiveness of the academic development activities relating to learning and teaching, including learning and teaching seminars.

Quality Assurance

  • Evaluate strategies to enhance the quality of the coursework learning environment and the learning and teaching culture of the university.
  • Undertake other duties as assigned by the PVC – Learning and Teaching

MQR

Candidates must have a relevant PhD in the area of Learning and Teaching Enhancement and at least five (5) years of working experience in a higher education institution, with experience in IT Learning and Teaching Enhancement.

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Salary

An attractive salary commensurate with qualifications and abilities will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Applications must be submitted online using the University’s online job applications system which can be accessed at this address: waf.fnu.ac.fj/eoi/ 

Incomplete applications will not be considered, therefore your submission as a complete application must include:

  • Cover letter with Job Ref. No. and Position
  • Detailed CV with at least contacts of 3 referees
  • Certified academic credentials & transcripts

Should you have any queries, please email on: vacancy@fnu.ac.fj 

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have not been contacted by Fiji National University, then your application has not been successful.

College/Division

Office of the Vice Chancellor

Department

Department of Administration

Location

Nasinu - Valelevu

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