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Job ID: 93723

Director of Professional Education and Outreach
Kansas State University

  • Jun. 14, 2017
  • Director of Professional Education and Outreach
  • Kansas State University
    Manhattan, KS
    United States
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Director/Manager
  • Continuing Education/Distance Learning
    Academic Affairs
    Administration - General
    Human Resources
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The Director is responsible for the overall strategic direction of the department, which provides campus-wide services for online and professional development courses, the campus testing center, conference and meeting services, concurrent credit courses, and discover programs. Department oversight includes the management, strategic direction, policy and procedural accountability, fiscal and human resources, as well as development of new programs and the fostering of existing programs. Functions include forecasting, planning, developing and implementing new programs, and providing fiscal and human resources oversight.

Job Description:

Program Development – 60%

Collaborate with administrative team to identify potential credit and noncredit professional development program opportunities in conjunction with local and state partners.
Collaborate with K-State Polytechnic’s academic departments to develop new credit and noncredit programs.
Participates in development of and leads implementation and evaluation of department policy related to programs offered.
Creates new programs and initiatives to assist the professional development, non-traditional and dual credit aspects of the campus.
Actively engages with the K-12 community in developing mutually beneficial programs.
Develops, improves and supervises campus services supporting any academic outreach programs/activities and ensures all protocols are followed per campus policies.
Develops and implements new opportunities in the community and beyond while coordinating with colleges and other departments to meet campus strategic goals for campus and students as a whole.

Program Delivery – 15%

Facilitate the delivery and coordination of K-State Polytechnic’s distance and face-to-face courses and programs.
Assures compliance in the admission, registration, course delivery, assessment and marketing needs of programs.
Regulates and ensures compliance with all applicable laws and policies, for any academic outreach programs and/or academic and non-credit programs offered by the colleges, including campus policies.
Serve as liaison between K-State Polytechnic and Fort Riley.
Coordinate marketing and promotion of online and professional development courses and programs.

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