Program Manager, Center for Excellence in Teaching

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
15 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
13 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Office of the Provost at Boston University seeks applicants for the position of Program Manager of the Cross-College Challenge (XCC), the interdisciplinary, cross college, collaborative projects that will become the signature experience of the BU Hub, Boston University's first university-wide undergraduate general education program. The Program Manager will play a leadership role in planning, piloting and, eventually, implementing at scale the Cross-College Challenge by providing expertise and guidance to the campus community. Working collaboratively with the faculty, staff, deans, department chairs, community partners, and alumni relations, the Program Manager will oversee the administration of the XCC. The Program Manager reports to the Faculty Director of the XCC, who provides academic direction. The Program Manager of the XCC is a member of the BU Hub leadership team, coordinated by the Managing Director of the BU Hub, who provides logistical direction.

Required Skills

The ability to work independently and as a member of a team, anticipating office and project needs, and recommending solutions; excellent communication skills, especially ability to write well for digital communications; high levels of tact and discretion; capacity to represent the XCC in public settings; expertise in working with diverse university-based and off-campus personnel and institutions. B.A./B.S. required, three to five years in higher education administration. Experience as a faculty member at a research university preferred, but not required.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national

Job Location

BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

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