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Assistant Lecturer-Assistant Professor of Practice (Program Manager)

Southern Illinois University

  • Location: Carbondale, IL
  • Post Date: 1/6/2019
  • Job Type: FULL TIME


Assistant Lecturer/Assistant Professor of Practice (Program Manager)
Department of Workforce Education and Development (Off-Campus Degree Program)
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Position: Assistant Lecturer/Assistant Professor of Practice (Program Manager), Workforce Education and Development Off-Campus Degree Programs. This is a full-time, 9-month academic year, non-tenure track (NTT) faculty position with teaching, recruitment, retention, and program support responsibilities.


  1. The rank of Assistant Lecturer requires a master's degree in workforce education, adult learning, instructional design, higher education, or related field. The rank of Assistant Professor of Practice requires an earned doctorate with a focus in workforce education, adult learning, instructional design, higher education, or related field.
  2. Minimum 2 years of experience managing educational programs for adult learners.
  3. Minimum 2 years of experience working with marketing educational programs.
  4. Minimum 2 years of undergraduate or graduate teaching (postsecondary).
  5. Minimum 2 years of supervisory experience.
  6. Ability to travel outside of the state via airplane, train, and motor vehicle.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Counseling or advising experience.
  2. Experience facilitating faculty training and professional development.

Applicants may be subject to background check via Rapid Gate for military site access.

Responsibilities: Implement College of Education and Human Services Off Campus Degree Programs policy and curriculum for undergraduate and graduate programs: assist the Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs and Department Chairs with scheduling off campus courses; supervise and direct off campus academic advisor(s), work experience/occupational training evaluator, and independent course managers; address off campus registration and advising issues; collaborate with SIU Carbondale Extended Campus and SIU Carbondale Veterans Services staff; assist with establishing enrollment goals; implement marketing strategies for off campus programs; teach undergraduate/graduate courses as needed/approved; conduct site visits at off campus locations across the United States; and complete other duties as assigned by the Associate Dean.

Application Deadline: January 18, 2019, or until filled.

Application Procedure: A complete application includes:

  • a letter of application;
  • a curriculum vitae;
  • unofficial transcripts; and
  • a listing of at least three references with contact information.

Send PDF files to coehs.business.office@siu.edu

Or send hard copies to:

Search Committee - WED Off-Campus Degree Program (NTT)
c/o Susan Wills 
College of Education and Human Services
Wham Building, Room 115-Mail Code 4624 
Southern Illinois University Carbondale 
625 Wham Drive 
Carbondale, IL 62901

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideration.

Southern Illinois University