Associate Dean or Managing Director of Academic Programs

Associate Dean or Managing Director of Academic Programs

ACADEMIC PROGRAM Work closely with Dean and Alder Faculty to execute and continuously improve academic program through course review, faculty development, and evaluation of program inputs and achievements. Through proactive and detail-oriented leadership, under the leadership of Alder’s Dean, ensure seamless execution of all aspects of Alder’s academic program across all regions including in-person and online courses, clinical work, and weekly seminars. Design and teach at least one, and preferably more, Alder GSE courses during the academic year and contribute broadly to the institution’s culture of scholarshipTEACHER RESIDENCY SUPPORT AND LEADERSHIP Align, coordinate, support, and oversee the work of Regional Managing Clinical Directors and the development of a cadre of Directors Support Regional Managing Clinical Directors  in weekly video meetings, discussions and semi annual joint reviews with K12 partner leads and retreat sessions three times/year Find ways to bridge the partnership between K12 schools and integrate the academic and clinical aspects of the residency program to achieve Alder GSE’s mission/vision.EXTERNAL PARTNERSHIPS Work closely as a partner with the Alder Dean, accomplishing key responsibilities for program execution and improvement with P12 partners Work closely with Alder Dean to ensure successful partnership with university, K12, and other potential partnersRESEARCH AND SCHOLARSHIP Actively engage in research and contribution to the field of teacher education (for Associate Dean level candidate) Stay abreast of teacher education trends, research and scholarship Work in concert with national partners to advance the field of teacher education by participating in local and national conferences and networks Participate in and/or lead relevant Committee workSee full job description here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1M8nmIKkpS0kCXC5kZ2qul529bY9PxwmkOfd0pNUtrqM/edit?usp=sharing