International Literacy Association Career Center

Senior Manager, Civics Literacy

Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
18 days ago

Description

Purdue University is looking the right candidate to join Teaching and Learning Department as a Senior Manager of Civics Literacy.  As the Senior Manager you will provide administrative leadership for the Civics Literacy Proficiency graduation requirement on the West Lafayette campus.  The primary responsibility is to oversee all processes and communications necessary to ensure that the Civics Literacy Proficiency graduation requirement is implemented effectively and efficiently, using best practices.  This individual will initially supervise two graduate student assistants and may supervise additional graduate student positions as the graduation requirement scales.   This individual will also coordinate and communicate with many campus units and partners on the West Lafayette campus as well as regional campuses.

This position could be filled at multiple levels (P3 or P4). The hiring manager will determine the job level based on the skills, experience, and qualifications of the selected candidate.

For full consideration please apply directly to: https://career8.successfactors.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=15982&company=purdueuniv  



Requirements

Required:

  • M.S. degree 
  • Minimum of two years of experience in undergraduate education, teaching & learning, advising, or academic administration 
  • Strong organizational skills 
  • Ability to manage multiple complex projects simultaneously 
  • Strong written and oral communications skills
  • Familiarity with Brightspace needed
  • Knowledge and experience with student-centered practices

Preferred: 

  • M.S. degree in civics, government, history, or related field
  • Ph.D. in civics, government, history, or related field
  • Recognized subject matter expert in civics related discipline
  • Six or more years of experience undergraduate education, teaching & learning, advising, or academic administration

Additional Information: 

  • Purdue will not sponsor employment authorization for this position  
  • A background check will be required for employment in this position
  • FLSA: Exempt (Not Eligible For Overtime)
  • Retirement Eligibility:  Defined Contribution Waiting Period (If hired at P3)
  • Retirement Eligibility: Defined Contributions immediately (If hired at P4)
  • Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply

Job Information

  • Job ID: 59198226
  • Location:
    West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
  • Position Title: Senior Manager, Civics Literacy
  • Company Name: Purdue University
  • Job Function: Management/Administrative
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: Master's: MPA, MPP, MPM, etc.
  • Min Experience: Mid-Career
  • Required Travel: 0-10%
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