Job Vacancy Assistant Director of Master of Science in Operations Management & Engineering Management Programs University of Arkansas System


Job title: Assistant Director of Master of Science in Operations Management & Engineering Management Programs

Company: University of Arkansas System

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Type of Position: Professional Staff – Project/Program Administration

Workstudy Position: No

Job Type: Regular

Work Shift: Day Shift (United States of America)

Sponsorship Available: No

Institution Name: University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Founded in 1871, the University of Arkansas is a land grant institution, classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the nation’s top 2 percent of universities with the highest level of research activity. The University of Arkansas works to advance Arkansas and build a better world through education, research and outreach by providing transformational opportunities and skills, promoting an inclusive and diverse culture and climate, and nurturing creativity, discovery and the spread of new ideas and innovations.

The University of Arkansas campus is located in Fayetteville, a welcoming community ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S. The growing region surrounding Fayetteville is home to numerous Fortune 500 companies and one of the nation’s strongest economies. Northwest Arkansas is also quickly gaining a national reputation for its focus on the arts and overall quality of life.

As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees and their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 10% of employee salary.

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Department: Industrial Engineering Director of the MSOM Program

Department’s Website: https://operations-management.uark.edu/

Summary of Job Duties: The Assistant Director of Master of Science in Operations Management and Master of Science in Engineering Management Programs, works in the area of academic administration, development of faculty standards and mentoring, ensures compliance with academic development standards; monitors course quality, establishes course schedules and supervises assigned staff.

Regular, reliable, and non-disruptive attendance is an essential job duty, as is the ability to create and maintain collegial, harmonious working relationships with others.

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s or higher degree in business, industrial engineering, education, or management-related field

At least ten years relevant experience

Applicable equivalencies may be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:

Doctorate degree

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Knowledge of University systems

Demonstrated high level oral and written communication skills and problem-resolution skills

Demonstrated word processing and spreadsheet applications

Demonstrated ability to pay close attention to details concerning academic records, financial processes, and associated duties

Proven ability to handle multiple tasks and demands in a high volume work setting

Additional Information:

This position is renewable annually based on continued need for the position, availability of funding, and satisfactory job performance.

College of Engineering – Diversity & Inclusion Statement:

The College of Engineering is dedicated to building and supporting an inclusive culture with a diverse and pluralistic faculty, staff, and administration. The College encourages applications from all qualified candidates, especially individuals who contribute to diversity of our campus community and welcomes applications without regard to race/color, sex, gender, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, religion, marital status, protected veteran or military status, genetic information, LGBTQIA+, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law. The College invites applicants with career interruptions to share the related circumstances and explain how these interruptions have impacted their career path.

Salary Information: $55,000 – $60,000 (commensurate with education and experience)

Required Documents to Apply: Cover Letter/Letter of Application, List of three Professional References (name, email, business title), Resume

Optional Documents: License or Certificate (see special instructions for submission instructions), Proof of Veteran Status

Recruitment Contact Information: Ashley Reeves, [email protected]

All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas System Career Site

Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Pre-employment Screening Requirements: Criminal Background Check, Sex Offender Registry

The University of Arkansas is committed to providing a safe campus community. We conduct background checks for applicants being considered for employment. Background checks include a criminal background check and a sex offender registry check. For certain positions, there may also be a financial (credit) background check, a Motor Vehicle Registry (MVR) check, and/or drug screening. Required checks are identified in the position listing. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication or adverse financial history information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

The University of Arkansas seeks to attract, develop and retain high quality faculty, staff and administrators that consistently display practices and behaviors to advance a culture and climate that embeds inclusion, diversity, equity, and access. For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit:

The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to race/color, sex, gender, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law.

Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

Constant Physical Activity: N/A

Frequent Physical Activity: N/A

Occasional Physical Activity: N/A

Benefits Eligible: Yes

Expected salary: $55000 – 60000 per year

Location: Fayetteville, NC

Job date: Fri, 08 Jul 2022 03:14:01 GMT

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