Founding Director, Applied Technology and Founding Director, Data Visualization
AGNES SCOTT COLLEGE
April 30, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia is seeking candidates for two new positions: a founding Director for Applied Technology and a founding Director for Data Visualization. The Applied Technology and Data Visualization director positions are for two new programs: one program in Applied Technology offering a Master’s Degree or a Graduate Certificate and the other program in Data Visualization offering a Graduate Certificate. Both programs will provide students with a foundational understanding of technology tools and methodologies and their application to companies and organizations.
The successful candidates will work together and with a faculty advisory group to administer and develop these new programs, hire instructors as needed, and teach up to four graduate courses each. Candidates must have a PhD or terminal degree in a related field such as computer science, education, engineering, mathematics, physics, statistics, etc. and demonstrated expertise in relevant technology, software, and experience in academic program administration. These are three-year, renewable positions (subject to performance) that is currently non-tenure track with the possibility to convert the position to tenure track pending the program’s success. Faculty appointments will be commensurate with experience and the field of the terminal degree will determine departmental affiliation.
If you know an individual who is ready and qualified for one of these challenging opportunities, please share this information with him or her. If you have any personal interest in exploring one of these positions or learning more about them, we would be delighted to discuss them with you in strict confidence.
To apply for the position of Director of Applied Technology, a letter of interest, CV and reference sheet with the names, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers of five references, can be sent to: TechDirASC@agbsearch.com.
To apply for the position of Director of Data Visualization, please send the same materials to DataVisDirASC@agbsearch.com. To ensure full consideration, these materials should be received on or before April 20, 2018. Nominations are also welcome. You are welcome to send the names of possible candidates to the e-mail below and we will contact prospective candidates directly.
An equal opportunity employer, Agnes Scott College does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, disability or genetic information, gender identity, gender expression or any other characteristic protected by law in its employment. Agnes Scott College has a strong commitment to diversity and urges members of underrepresented groups to apply.