Director of Continuing Education Programs
American International University, Kuwait for immediate start
American International University (AIU) is looking for a dynamic and engaged full-time Director of Continuing Education Programs. We seek an individual who is a capable leader and passionate about creating educational opportunities for the community.
The Director acts as the senior administrative officer for the Continuing Education Program. The Director will implement and lead comprehensive noncredit and for-credit programs. The incumbent will seek to service the general public and support training and professional development for local and regional business, government, non-profit, and professional communities.
Working with the Executive Director of the School of Continuing and Professional Studies and the Continuing and Professional Education staff, the Director will exercise creativity, leadership, and a strong entrepreneurial orientation to develop or stimulate the development of comprehensive noncredit and for-credit programs that have strong appeal and are financially viable.
The incumbent will lead the efforts of marketing, outreach activities, and promotion of the offered programs. He/she will lead, direct, and support all aspects of the Program, including Registration. The Director will also be responsible for staff, including but not limited to hiring, training, and management/supervision.
A Bachelor's degree in Business, Education, Public Administration, Marketing, Communication, or related field; Master’s Degree Preferred
At least five years in Continuing Education and/or Event Planning, Corporate Training, Marketing OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
About American International University:
AIU is a new institution of higher education in Kuwait with the first student cohort admitted in fall 2019. It is a private, co-educational institution offering undergraduate degrees based on the American model of higher education. Through its educational programs, the College serves the intellectual, cultural, and personal growth of all members of its community. AIU’s offers degree programs in Engineering, Architecture and Design, and Business Administration where the language of instruction is English.
For more information about AIU visit: www.aiu.edu.kw