Boston University EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, DISTANCE EDUCATION, Metropolitan College, Distance Education Administration in BOSTON, Massachusetts

Job Description

The Executive Director of Distance Education will provide overall leadership for the planning, development, implementation, staffing, quality assurance, and student/faculty services supporting online instruction for the University. The Exec Director serves a number of key roles in the department and is at all times focused on ensuring the quality of online programs, advancing and protecting the BU brand and promoting the academic integrity of the online delivery method. The Exec Director oversees a department of 30+ employees which serves as a service unit to all colleges within the university community. He/she oversees the delivery of fully online coursework to 3,500+ BU online students globally which generates over $35million of tuition revenue to the university annually. This entails representing the University internally and externally in distance education matters, providing leadership in best practices arena of online education, and ensuring Boston Universitys online course delivery methodology sets a high standard in the academic community.

Required Skills

Master's Degree and a minimum of eight to ten years of distance education experience preferably with university administration experience. Extensive industry/trend knowledge is essential.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Tracking Code: 6623

Job Location: BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type: Full-Time/Regular

Salary: Grade 78