Division of Continuing Education
POSITION: Southern Illinois University Carbondale announces an opening
for the position of Director of Continuing Education and Outreach. The Director
is responsible for the overall administration of all programs and services, and
management and operations of the non-credit unit including major program
development in camps and conference services. In addition this position is
responsible for supervision and policy making with full responsibility for
staff, budget and the generation of auxiliary revenue.
The Division of Continuing Education is a unit within Auxiliary Services and is
the primary point of contact for outreach programs such as non-credit
instructional activities, camps, conferences and seminars. The department works
with and across all components of the University in extending the resources of
SIU Carbondale beyond the traditional campus. Support services are provided to
colleges, departments, and faculty in coordinating seminars, workshops and
educational programs to the region, state and globally.
REQUIREMENTS: Master's degree in Business Administration, Workforce
Education, Educational Administration, Public Affairs or related fields with a
focus on adult and continuing education. Minimum of 5 years of upper level
management experience with major fiscal responsibilities, continuing education
program planning, development and marketing experience, as well as significant
personnel management experience.
COMPENSATION: The salary for this position is
commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes an excellent fringe
benefits package including vacation, sick leave, health insurance, and waiver of
tuition for up to six hours per term.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Application consideration will begin December 3, 2012,
and will continue until the position is filled.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Apply by submitting a letter of interest, current
resume, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three current
references by email, fax, or mail to:
Chair, Director of Continuing Education and Outreach
1255 Lincoln Drive
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Carbondale, Illinois 62901
S IU Carbondale
is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
diverse student population. All applications are welcomed and encouraged and
will receive consideration.