Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs- Undergraduate Programs - The University of Mary is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time administrative position in the Office for Academic Affairs beginning August, 2015. Situated on a 100-acre campus overlooking the Missouri River, the University of Mary is located in Bismarck, North Dakota, a community with a reach of 120,000 people and nationally recognized for its excellent recreational and cultural facilities, a low crime rate, low urbanization, and clean air. Bismarck is experiencing unprecedented growth fueled by energy, agriculture, manufacturing, and health care.
The University of Mary, with an enrollment of over 3000 students, is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association and offers 52 undergraduate programs, 10 graduate programs, and 3 doctoral programs with campuses in Bismarck and Fargo and sites in North Dakota, Montana, Missouri, Kansas, and Arizona. The University is committed to preparing servant leaders, professionals who will serve their church, civic, and global communities in the Christian, Catholic, and Benedictine tradition.
Successful candidates will have experience with institutional and program assessment, academic advising, faculty development initiatives, retention strategies, and accreditation standards. Excellent oral and written communication skills, a successful background in teaching and scholarship, enthusiasm for student-centered teaching and learning, and an earned doctorate is required. Candidates must support and advance the Catholic higher education in the Benedictine tradition. Send cover letter, curriculum vitae, and list of references to Dr. Diane Fladeland, Vice President for Academic Affairs, University of Mary, and 7500 University Drive, Bismarck, ND, 58504. EEO/AA employer.