Director, Office of Faculty Actions

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
11 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
09 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Office of Faculty Actions manages all full- and part-time faculty, research faculty, and faculty administrative personnel matters for the Questrom School of Business, including searches, (re)appointments, promotions, leaves, retirements and faculty salary and merit reviews. Each year, the Office is involved with approximately 250 actions related to faculty employment, the tenure and promotion of 5-7 faculty, and a variety of special analyses and proposals. The Office is also responsible for developing and supporting infrastructure and processes to support these actions. The Director acts on behalf of the Associate Dean for Faculty & Research in making decisions on regular faculty actions matters and identifying more complex matters requiring further development and review. The Director is responsible for developing and overseeing faculty onboarding and professional development activities for faculty, as well as administering training for departmental staff on processes related to faculty actions.

Required Skills

Bachelors Degree required, Masters Degree preferred. Advanced analytical and project/process management skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Proficiency with MS Office applications and database applications. Able to handle confidential and sensitive material appropriately. At least 5 years of experience within faculty actions.

Please include a cover letter to be considered.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular