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Posted: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 2:45 AM

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to US News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment. Job Summary The Associate Director of Distributed Learning (DL) will report to the Associate Provost for Academic Programs and Distributed Learning and is responsible for operationalizing a DL strategic plan to fully encompass DL activities and growth. The Associate Director must also facilitate communication with internal (Deans, faculty, CTE staff, etc.) and external partners (Academic Partnerships, etc.) to market and develop healthy DL programs. The Associate Director will gather enrollment and other strategic data, and make recommendations to the supervisor for strategic growth in DL courses and programs. The Associate Director will work with DL staff to develop processes and procedures based on strategic data to ensure accommodations for DL growth, changes in technology, delivery methods, services and budget expenditures/revenue. The Associate Director will also benchmark national best practices for DL and create a plan to implement those best practices at the University of South Carolina. Minimum Qualifications Master's degree and 6 years or bachelor's degree and 8 years related experience in business, public administration or administrative services. Knowledge / Skills / Abilities At least a master's degree and extensive experience in the area of Distributed/Online Learning strategic planning and leadership. Relationship building experience with internal/external partners is a plus. Preference will be given to candidates with previous higher education experience. Application Process Candidates should apply online through the University of South Carolina at or directly to posting number STA00610PO17 at The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics. The Chronicle of Higher Education. Category: , Keywords: Director of Education0


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