Hamline University — Director of Continuing Studies

The position of Director of Continuing Studies (CS) in the office of the Provost, is a university-wide position and that is tasked with a focus on program growth and new revenue generation for the University. The position will create and develop new programs using market research and cross-school collaboration, to identify emerging markets and potential industry partners.

  • Conduct market research and needs assessments regarding viable continuing and professional program opportunities
  • Develops/creates consistent programs to meet the needs of business and the community, designing or initiating curriculum as required
  • Ensure the alignment of the University’s continuing and professional programs with the strategic plan of the University and its supporting schools
  • Develop and implement a business plan to generate revenue above expenditures so as to cause CS to cover all of its salary and operational costs and to contribute funds for other programming by CS and to support other key university functions
  • Build relationships with key community, corporate, and government constituencies in each program area
  • Work with Institutional Advancement to ensure that continuing and professional programs promote the University’s reputation and visibility through effective marketing strategies
  • Be cognizant of, and responsible for accreditation or approval requirements for the delivery of CS programming across all delivery formats
  • Oversee registration, revenue accrual, and other program logistics
  • Report to the Provost and serve as a member of the Deans’ council
  • Identify and recruit faculty to provide instruction in CS programming and approve course curriculum

Hamline University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmation Action employer. Hamline University does not discriminate on the basis of race; color; religion; creed; sex; sexual orientation; gender identity; gender expression; national origin; marital status; familial status; status with regard to public assistance; membership or activity in a local commission; disability; age; or protected veteran status in its education or employment programs or activities.

Please apply online at: http://hamline.peopleadmin.com/postings/5617