$200K — $250K *
The College of Business and Public Management at Kean University is in the midst of a transformative change to become a leader in global accounting and financial education. Located in a state-of-the-art building on the Union, New Jersey campus and with an additional location in Wenzhou, China, the College is seeking an Executive Director to lead the Accounting and Finance area, in both locations, as we transform into a major provider of global business education.
This is an exceptional opportunity as it offers the chance to exercise visionary leadership and entrepreneurial and creative work that will significantly advance educational and professional opportunities for our students. The College of Business and Public Management has opened a new campaign to attract the best and brightest to partner with us in educating our students on two continents. This is a great opportunity for a like-minded administrator committed to world-class education on the cutting edge of global higher education.
Under the direction of the Dean, the Executive Director is the academic and administrative leader of the School of Accounting and Finance, responsible for managing all school activities. The Executive Director develops and implements school policies and procedures; manages the evaluation process for all school faculty and staff; manages the hiring process for all school personnel; oversees curriculum, program development and outcomes assessments; prepares and manages the academic advisement plan for all programs within the school; manages the school’s budget; maintains relationships with external agencies and professional organizations; and does related work as required. The Executive Director may be required to teach two in-load courses each semester (spring and fall) in addition to assigned managerial duties and responsibilities.
Qualifications: Doctorate degree from an accredited institution in Accounting, Finance or a related field and a minimum of three years of progressive experience in higher education or a related environment combining academic instruction, scholarly attainment and administration or the equivalent as determined by the university. Experience in related management fields, research organizations or not-for-profit entities is also acceptable.
Curriculum innovation, faculty development, external relations, especially internships, advancement activities and change management will be major responsibilities. Experience with and/or interest in AACSB accreditation a must. An individual with both industry and academic experience is preferred. This position will require international travel and considerable interaction with both the global professional practice community, as well as corporate partners.
Valid through: 8/11/2020
$100K — $150K
51 days ago