Azusa Pacific University is a comprehensive, evangelical, Christian university located 26 miles northeast of Los Angeles, California. A leader in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities, APU is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering over 80 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at seven regional centers across Southern California, APU has been recognized as one of U.S.News & World Report's Best Colleges for seven years running.
Position Title: Director of the Learning Enrichment Center
Position Tracking Number: F298
School/College: Vice Provost for Graduate Programs and Research
Department: Learning Enrichment Center (LEC)
Location: Azusa Campus
The Director of the Learning Enrichment Center is responsible for the overall management and supervision of a comprehensive academic center that helps students develop skills and strategies that will enable them to become independent, active learners and to achieve academic success. Services include peer and group tutoring, Supplemental Instruction, disability verification and services, placement assessment in math and foreign language, and testing services. This position reports to the Vice Provost for Graduate Programs and Research.
Qualifications: Master’s degree (doctorate preferred) in education, special education, psychology, or a relevant field associated with higher education. Knowledge and understanding of civil rights laws, particularly ADAAA, Rehabilitation Act, Section 504, FERPA, and Title IX.
Skills: Experience with computer programs for online tutoring, testing, and proctor systems. Effective oral and written communication skills. Competence in the use of various research methods for program design and evaluation.
Experience: Five or more years of experience in higher education or with students in an educational setting and in provision of academic support services to students. Knowledge of learning assistance operations and techniques, tutoring techniques, learning evaluation and assessment, and data analysis. Management of budgets, supplies and equipment as well as security measures and standards. Demonstrated commitment to student success. Demonstrated experience in collaborative efforts (with an emphasis on diplomacy, patience, tact, and flexibility).
Workload: Full-time, 12 month academic administrator position.
Hire Date: Open until filled.
Azusa Pacific University is a Christ-centered, multicultural community that values and seeks faculty and staff who are committed to diversity, work effectively with diverse populations, and engage others in ways that honor our rich cultural mosaic and biblical foundation.
Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Azusa Pacific University conducts background checks on all final candidates.
To review the complete job description and to apply, visit http://www.apu.edu/cp/employment/. Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.