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Assistant Program Director - OT 8/31/2016

University of St Augustine Austin, TX

Company
University of St Augustine
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
15893BR
AJE Ref #
576031096
Location
Austin, TX
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Doctoral Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Description
To support the OT Program Director with administrative leadership for aspects of program operation.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Assists program director in the following activities:

* Implement strategies to achieve goals, both locally and across OT professional programs that are consistent with the goals and policies of the University

* Collect, prepare and furnish outcome data and relevant information about the Occupational Therapy Program as required by the University

* Participate, as requested, in Program Director Council to contribute to the development and implementation of policies and procedures

* Oversee and evaluate contributing faculty in areas related to the professional program

* Supervise students of the Occupational Therapy Program by dealing with student issues such as complaints, appeals, and misconduct.

* Teaching to equal .5 FTE workload

* Service and scholarly activities

* Participate in marketing activities and other activities as a representative of the University

* Other duties as assigned by the program director


QUALIFICATIONS (COMPETENCIES)

* Demonstrates excellent communication, time management and organizational skills to faculty, students, outside constituents

* Is able to work independently with numerous projects/tasks with little or no supervision.

* Is able to work in a team environment and promote collaboration

* Models core values and takes an active role in enforcing University policies

* Demonstrates effective interactions with University support services

* Demonstrates the ability to manage change

* Has the ability to travel to off-site locations for marketing and community/professional activities




External Requirements
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

* TX licensed (or eligible) occupational therapist

* An advanced doctoral degree.

* Demonstrated leadership ability

* Prior entry-level occupational therapy education teaching required and graduate level education administration preferred

* Proven organization skills

* Demonstrated data analysis skills

* Experience with collaboration, facilitation, and team building

Job Category
Academic Leadership
Academics

State/Province/Region
TX

Country
United States

Position Type
Faculty/Academics

Employment Type
Regular

Job Type
Full Time

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