College/Division: Division of Academic Affairs and Provost
Department: PROV Global Carolina
Advertised Salary Range: Salary commensurate with qualifications.
Advertised Job Summary:
The Assistant Academic Director will implement and manage the Masters Accelerator Program (MAP) for international students. This program combines English language instruction and support with academic instruction and acculturation. Reporting to the Academic Director of the IAP, the Assistant Academic Director is responsible for working with the university's administrators, academic support staff, and faculty members, and for organizing effective student support in areas of English for academic purposes, tutorials, and progression through the program. The primary responsibility of this individual is to ensure the delivery of a high-quality academic experience for all students in MAP. The Assistant Academic Director works with the University Academic Chair, Academic Director, and appropriate university entities to ensure the quality of this specialized academic program, and provides attention and guidance to program students.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Master’s degree and a minimum of three years of experience in higher education, language school management, Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL)/Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), or related field.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 61361
About The University of South Carolina
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 U.S. 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.