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The Educational Leadership Program housed in the Education Division of Marygrove College invites applications for part-time adjunct faculty beginning in the 2016-2017 academic year. The Educational Leadership program is an online program. We are currently seeking instructors to teach the following courses: Executive Leadership and Ethical Decision Making, Managerial Finance, and Legal Issues in Education.

Qualifications:

The qualified candidates will possess a doctorate in a related discipline. Applicants possessing experience in educational leadership within K-12 school systems is preferred. Applicant must possess excellent communication skills; have the ability to work well with students, faculty and staff; have experience in teaching online.

To be assured of consideration, applicants must submit: 1) application letter, which includes teaching philosophy and research interests, 2) a vitae, and 3) two letters of recommendation to: Kim Henderson, Administrative Assistant to the Education Division, Marygrove College, 8425 West McNichols Road, Detroit, MI 48221, or by email to(This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). Review of applications will begin immediately.

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Jul 16

Job Title: Institutional Development Coordinator
Division: Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Reports To: Chair, Division of Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Classification: Exempt

Summary:
Marygrove College, as part of a consortium of 3 institutions, has been awarded a grant from the
National Institutes of Health to fuel the academic renaissance of Detroit by establishing Detroit as the
center for biomedical research training for underrepresented undergraduate students
(http://rebuildetroit.org).

The consortium is collaborating to design a common curriculum emphasizing mentored research among
Detroit’s diverse student populations and leading to accelerated pipelines into master’s and doctoral
degrees to ensure students succeed in biomedical research careers. The consortium institutions will
drive student success in biomedical fields through: Cross-articulation agreements, enhanced student
research programs, student services and faculty, staff and student development.

The goal of the Institutional Development Core is to ensure that the three partner institutions use the
REBUILD Detroit Program to drive significant cultural transitions on campus that are aligned with current
thinking about high impact practices for improving student engagement with the goal of promoting the
success of underrepresented groups and economically disadvantaged students.

The purpose of the Institutional Development Coordinator is to assist in the management of the
Institutional Development Core activities as part of the REBUILDetroit grant.

Essential Job Duties & Critical tasks:

  • Coordinates the array of faculty and professional development activities at all 3 institutions
  • Coordinates the faculty learning communities, including spaces, established in the REBUILD Detroit program
  • Coordinates the mentoring, placement and networking of the graduate learning
  • community advisors and postdoctoral teaching fellows involved in the ReBUILD Detroit program
  • Collaborates with the Student Training Core and Research Enrichment Core coordinators
  • to ensure planning and implementation of shared activities
  • Acts as a liaison to the BUILD leadership on behalf of the Institutional Development Core
  • Local travel between the 3 partner institutions, as required.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Education and Experience:
Education:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited college or university; degree in a science field preferred

Experience:

  • Minimum 2-3 years of experience in higher education
  • Demonstrated organizational leadership in an academic setting
  • Working knowledge of academic administration
  • Working knowledge of professional development initiatives
  • Experience working with faculty, post-doctoral fellows, and/or graduate students
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Application Procedures:
To be assured of consideration, applicants must submit: 1) application letter, which includes a
summary of qualifications and professional goals, 2) a resume, and 3) two letters of
recommendation to: Dr. Jeanne Andreoli, Division of Natural Sciences and Mathematics,
Marygrove College, 8425 West McNichols Road, Detroit, MI 48221, or by email with the subject
line: IDC Coordinator Search Committee to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Review of applications will begin on July 15, 2016 and will continue
until the position is filled.

Marygrove College is committed to achieving a faculty and staff that is reflective of its diverse
student body, and welcomes and encourages applications from members of communities
historically underrepresented in higher education. EOE