Associate Dean of Sustainability, Business & Career Technology
Company: Elgin Community College
Posted on: May 16, 2019
Elgin Community College Elgin, IL Associate Dean of Sustainability,
Business & Career Technology Elgin Community College (ECC) is a
comprehensive, fully accredited community college located in Elgin,
Illinois, one of its most rapidly growing cities. Our district
encompasses 360 square miles, serving 400,000 people, 11,000
businesses with four public school districts and 15 high schools.
ECC was selected as one of five Illinois community colleges to
participate in the national Achieving the Dream (AtD) initiative.
is a long-term national initiative that collaborates with community
colleges to help more students earn degrees, complete certificates,
or transfer to four-year institutions to continue their studies.
The park-like setting of our 145 acre Main Campus offers
instruction spanning nine major buildings with beautiful views. ECC
also offers classes throughout the northwest suburbs of Chicago
with more than 100 off-campus locations. Function: The Associate
Dean assists the Dean in providing strategic leadership and
direction for the Sustainability, Business, and Career Technologies
Division, which consists of 19 disciplines. Essential
Responsibilities: 1. Assist the Dean in providing academic,
administrative and institution leadership within the college and
division (e.g., Academic Planning, Alliance for College Readiness,
External Advisory Groups and Strategic Enrollment Management to
name a few). 2. Assist the Dean in supervision and evaluation of
staff and faculty\\; work with faculty on curriculum and program
development. 3. Assist the Dean in providing fiscal leadership for
the division including budget development and management, grant
writing and implementation, facilities management and management of
grants (Perkins, Illinois Green Economy Network, etc.). 4. Assist
in the programming and management of curricula revision, compliance
reporting including, but not limited to, program review, course
assessment, program accreditation and credentialing of the career
and technical programs. 5. Provides the leadership for CTE
alignment that supports the college's strategic plan in
collaboration with faculty, administration, external partners, P-12
partners and 4 year institutions. 6. Develop and foster community
partnerships and educational alliances; specifically local
employers, CTE Advisory Committees, Trade Associates and other
external stakeholders, as appropriate. Required Qualifications: 1.
Master's degree (MA) or equivalent\\; or equivalent combination of
education and/or experience. 2. Minimum 2 years administrative
experience. 3. General knowledge of career technical education ,
best practices and commitment to institutional and societal
sustainability, particularly as related to higher education 4.
Familiarity with collective bargaining. 5. Familiar with the
Illinois Community College Board or equivalent agency. 6. Knowledge
of the comprehensive mission of the community college. 7.
Appreciation of diversity and multi-culturally aware. 8. Ability to
work collaboratively and build teams with administrators, faculty
and staff. 9. Experience in working with budgets. 10. Ability to
build external partnerships. 11. Proven skills in thinking
strategically, developing a vision and implementing its details.
12. Demonstrated respect for the teaching learning and evaluation
processes. 13. Strong communications skills. 14. Strong
understanding of student learning and assessment processes. Desired
Qualifications: 1. Proven history of a leadership role in an
academic setting that clearly demonstrates success in a supportive
role. 2. Teaching experience in higher education experience. For a
detailed job posting and to apply, please visit our web site at:
Elgin Community College is an Equal Employment, Equal Access
Employer committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce.
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