The Director of Programing is responsible for all decisions and activities for Mercyhurst University at the Booker T Washington Center. The Director is the primary point of contact for all projects and programs for Mercyhurst University at this location. Areas of responsibility include but are not limited to: pre-enrollment (recruitment and admissions), student issues (financial aid, retention, interface with North East and Erie campuses, and acclimation of students to college), academic programs (program planning, instructors, and courses), and coordination with BTWC on behalf of Mercyhurst University.
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Master’s Degree required; Master’s in Student Personnel or Business preferred; or 1 to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Responsible for all Mercyhurst University activities at the BTWC, including supervision of all MU employees and cooperation with BTWC in all matters related to MU. Must have the ability to manage a budget, coordinate activities, problem solve, and multi-task. The ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with students, outside entities as well as other departments across the University is critical.
Ability to work with a variety of people from various backgrounds to determine, with their input, the best approach to higher education. Knowledge of admissions procedures is needed to facilitate students’ application and acceptance into the University. General knowledge of financial regulations and practices is necessary to provide financial aid packages to students, with input from the FA office, and to assist students in the FA process.
Ability to develop a schedule of course offerings according to student needs, assign faculty, coordinate tutors, and assist/direct students to resources is needed.
Qualified candidates can submit a resume or application to:
Attn: Human Resources
501 E 38th St, Erie, PA 16546
Mercyhurst University is an Equal Opportunity Employer that encourages members of diverse groups to apply.