Assistant Director For Academic Programs

University Of Michigan Ann Arbor , MI 48103

Posted 3 months ago

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Job Summary

The School of Information (UMSI) is a dynamic, innovative academic school offering an undergraduate degree, three masters level degrees, and a doctoral program. The Assistant Director for Academic Programs will serve as one of the staff leads for UMSI academic programs which include our student populations of over 300 undergraduates, 450 residential professional masters students, students in a future online degree program, Masters of Applied Data Science (expected to launch in Fall 2019), and 100 doctoral students.

This role will support all key functional areas including curriculum planning, academic advising, and academic program management. The Assistant Director will be the lead staff member for student facing aspects of academic programs throughout the student lifecycle, from admission to graduation and beyond.

Working within the Office of Academic and Student Affairs, and reporting to the Associate Director of Academic Programs, this role will collaborate closely with faculty program directors, academic program committees, staff advisors, and peer advising teams. The successful candidate will be responsible for innovative and pioneering initiatives as the School continues to develop new programs and resources for students at the School.

The successful candidate will thrive in an open, fast-paced and collaborative work environment, and have a desire to work with a talented and diverse student, faculty, and staff population.

For more information about UMSI, please visit our website

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