St.  Catherine University

Faculty Director of General Education Curriculum

Location
Minnesota
Posted
Apr 23, 2021
Closes
May 17, 2021
Ref
20210041-FAC
Category
Education
Employment Status
Full Time
St. Catherine University invites applications for the Faculty Director of General Education. This is a full-time, twelve month faculty appointment. Rank will be determined based upon experience.

The Faculty Director of General Education will lead and administer the general education program, establishing goals that will impact the strategic direction of the organization. Responsibilities include:


  • Collaborate with faculty and staff across the university to successfully develop and manage the general education program, liaising with teaching faculty and the faculty senate and assessment committee
  • Assign, evaluate, and coach general education faculty, ensuring they are adequately trained
  • Implement assessments of general education outcomes
    assessment measures for the curriculum are in place and measurable
  • Participate in the ongoing development of relevant curriculum content
  • Integrate DEI principles and strategic objectives into the general curriculum program
  • Ensure the program meets accreditation standards and aligns with the academic and strategic plan
  • Oversee policies and procedures through proper implementation, proposing policy revisions as needed
  • Administer the budget and allocate and approve resources
  • Partner to create and maintain website information
  • Review and approve transfer course equivalents


St. Catherine University in St. Paul/Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a comprehensive Catholic university and home to one of the nation's largest colleges for women, with associate and graduate programs for all genders. Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1905, the University integrates liberal arts and professional education within the Catholic traditions of intellectual inquiry and social teaching. Committed to excellence and opportunity, St. Catherine enrolls nearly 5,000 students in certificate, associate, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral programs in traditional day and evening/weekend/online formats.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Ph.D. or terminal degree in a Liberal Arts discipline
  • Five years of teaching experience in higher education
  • Experience using learning outcomes assessments

Preferred Qualifications
  • Success in collaborative work
  • Experience successfully implementing DEI initiatives
  • Experience developing curriculum
  • Experience developing, implementing, and managing general education programs
  • Experience in university administration/coordination
  • Experience teaching and/or administering general education courses


We seek creative, adaptable faculty and staff who enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity, multicultural understanding, and cultural fluency. Consistent with the university's commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their experience and service.

EEO Statement

St. Catherine University is an equal opportunity employer. Our commitment to inclusion reflects the central value of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet to “love of neighbor without distinction” and provides a learning and working environment that is enriched by the diversity of all our members. Individuals of religious, racial, ethnic, gender identity, nation of origin, or disability groups that have traditionally had less representation in higher education are encouraged to apply. Should you need an interview accommodation please contact us at hr@stkate.edu or 651-690-6565.

Application instructions for FACULTY

Visit St. Kate Careers to apply. The application requires submission of a CV and student evaluations. Three references and successful completion of a background check will be required for employment. Application deadline is May 16, 2021.


St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
Equal Opportunity Employer / Drug Free Workplace / Tobacco Free Workplace



Our university is a proud member of the Upper Midwest HERC and is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and assisting dual career couples. For more information and to find other higher education jobs in the Upper Midwest region, visit: www.uppermidwestherc.org.

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