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Job title: Academic Chair – Perth (Temporary One Year Position) - REPOST
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Department/Campus: Algonquin College Heritage Institute
Reports To: Dean, Algonquin College Heritage Institute
Salary Range: Payband 13 - $89,578 to $119,437 per annum, based on a 36.25 hour work week. The College also offers a complete range of fringe benefits.
Job Posted On 09-Apr-2013
Job Posted Until: 23-Apr-2013 (noon)
Posting Type: Internal/External

Job Description  
Reporting to the Dean of the Perth Campus, the Academic Chair is responsible for providing academic leadership in the management and administration of faculty, support staff and students. The Academic Chair is accountable for the planning, development, delivery and financial viability of the campus’ full-time post-secondary, non post-secondary, and contract training activities and for ensuring that these programs and courses are responsive and relevant to the needs of the students for the community at large in accordance with the College’s Strategic Plan.

Required Qualifications  
  • Master’s degree or equivalent education and experience
  • Minimum nine (9) years of relevant experience, with a minimum of five (5) years experience in positions of progressive levels of responsibility
  • Strong supervisory / senior level leadership/management experience
  • Demonstrated strong background in education through prior teaching in a post secondary educational environment, curriculum development, and/or educational consultant experience
  • Experience managing personnel in a unionized environment
  • Excellent group facilitation and conflict resolution skills
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational, planning, and financial management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to engage the external community and develop partnership linkages
  • Demonstrated understanding and commitment to student success, teaching excellence, quality education and applied research, preferably within an applied post-secondary environment
  • Ability to respond quickly to rapidly changing market

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