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Director of Institutional Effectiveness and State Authorizations

Posted on7/6/2018
Job typeFull-time
Reports toAssistant Vice President for Planning and Institutional Effectiveness
Reports in officePlanning and Institutional Effectiveness
Application due dateASAP
Job start dateASAP
CityHarrogate
State/ProvinceTennessee
InstitutionLincoln Memorial University
Institution descriptionLincoln Memorial University
Harrogate, TN
We wear his name proudly
Our nation's beloved 16th president, Abraham Lincoln, was a native of neighboring Kentucky. But you might not know that he envisioned "a great university for the people of this area," here in the Cumberland Gap. One hundred forty years later, Lincoln Memorial University is the heir of that vision, and we are very proud to wear his name and embrace his legacy.

Nestled in the pristine Appalachian Mountain range, Lincoln Memorial University's main campus in Harrogate, TN, is both scenic and historic. About 55 miles north of Knoxville, TN we're perfectly poised to offer a liberal arts education. A main campus full of activities for residential students and 12 extended sites in surrounding areas, LMU provides educational experiences to suit your life. With over 30 academic majors ranging from accounting to wildlife and fisheries management, success is within your reach.

Most important, LMU is a close-knit community filled with people who care. Students can expect personal attention with an average class size of 17. At LMU, students build relationships that last, and they learn lessons they'll carry for life.

We invite you to explore our website and learn more about Lincoln Memorial University.
Job dutiesReporting to the Assistant Vice President for Planning and Institutional Effectiveness, the Director of Institutional Effectiveness and State Authorizations will work closely with senior administration, faculty, staff, and state regulatory agencies. This position is responsible for the research, project management, and outreach associated with maintaining all necessary state authorization requirements for all University programs. The Director will also provide support to the Office of Institutional Effectiveness in the areas of assessment, academic program review, and regional accreditation.
QualificationsMinimum: A terminal degree from a regionally accredited institution; *3 years of experience with state authorization, licensure, or regulatory affairs in a higher education setting; *experience applying for and obtaining state authorization for a higher education institution; *ability to prepare comprehensive reports for multiple constituencies; *strong knowledge of institutional accreditation, program approval, and professional licensure processes; *experience in higher education assessment and evaluation; *strong problem solving and analytical skills.
Salary rangeDependent on qualifications and experience
Salary benefitsCompetitive.
Application procedureTo learn more and to apply please visit our website.