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>Date: Thu, 12 Jun 1997 10:09:44 -0400
>From: "Charles J. Haberle" <[log in to unmask]>
>Subject: Position Vacancy - Director of Academic Services
>Here's a position vacancy for those who are interested.  Feel free to
>forward this to others as appropriate and note the approaching deadline.
>
>                                PROVIDENCE COLLEGE
>                             DIRECTOR OF ACADEMIC SERVICES
>
>TITLE:  Director of Academic Services (for Traditional and Multicultural
>Students and Students with Disabilities, i.e., those with a physical,
>sensory, or learning disability, and language/cultural differences).
>
>REPORTS TO: Vice President of Academic Administration
>
>SUPERVISES: Direct supervision of the senior coordinators, support staff,
>and graduate assistants. Indirect supervision of coordinators, undergraduate
>and volunteer staff assistants.
>
>LIAISON: Between departments and students regarding the availability of
>departments to assist with the tutorial needs of the student body; with
>residence life and student services to coordinate comprehensive support
>programs.  Also liaison with college counsel, Athletics Compliance Officer,
>administrative offices, college-wide committees, and outside agencies.
>
>BASIC FUNCTION: A full-time director to supervise and coordinate all
>on-campus academic support services for traditional and multicultural
>students and students with disabilities; to coordinate comprehensive support
>programs for special populations, i.e., student athletes, those with a
>physical, sensory or learning disability, and language/cultural differences.
>
>DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Coordinate diverse campus services designed to
>assist  students with disabilities (physical, sensory, learning). Provide
>in-service training for faculty and staff concerning the needs and rights of
>students with disabilities and students with cultural and language
>differences. Supervise all on-campus academic ancillary services (all
>tutorial programs, study skills sessions, test preparation      programs,
time
>management programs, etc.).
>
>Oversee the program budget and conduct staff development programs, as well
>as work with faculty and administrators in integrating current and future
>services into the total college structure. Provide leadership in
>strengthening and expanding current programs.
>
>Work in tandem with the Athletics Compliance Officer to ensure academic and
>athletic eligibility and compliance with NCAA regulations for student
>athletes. Oversee athletics advisement and the monitoring of support
>programs for athletes.  Work with coaches, the Director of Athletics,
>faculty, and other administrators to meet the academic needs of all student
>athletes.
>
>Explore supplemental funding sources (grants, etc.) for the expansion of
>supportive and educational services for students, faculty and staff with
>disabilities.   Coordinate with off-campus agencies to develop resources for
>students with disabilities and those with cultural and language differences.
>
>QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates for the position should demonstrate skill in the
>management of staff and budgets in higher education; experience with current
>instructional and higher education technologies preferred; knowledge of the
>literature and practice in instructional development and evaluation;
>experience in learning support services administration; and the ability to
>work with faculty, deans, and administrators in learning and living
>assistance matters.  Knowledge of Section 504 of the National Rehabilitation
>Act of 1973 and the Adults with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, NCAA rules
>and regulations preferred.  An advanced degree in Education, Counseling or a
>related field with 5 years experience in the area of academic support
services.
>
>Candidates for the position should forward a letter of interest, resume,
>three references by June 16, 1997 to:
>
>        Daniel J. Vallee
>        Associate Director of Human Resources
>        Providence College
>        Providence, RI 02918
>
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>************
>
>----------------------------------------
>Charles J. Haberle
>Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies
>Providence College
>Harkins 213
>Providence, RI 02918-0001
>
>Phone:  (401) 865-2478
>Fax:    (401) 865-2057
>Internet:  [log in to unmask]
>
Sylvia Mioduski, Director
University Learning Center
PO Box 210041
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ  85721

520-621-9363 (voice)
520-621-7596 (FAX)
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