|TITLE:||Chair of Global (Online) Healthcare Programs|
College of Health Sciences
|DATE POSTED:||Wednesday, October 11, 2017|
|REPORTS TO:||Dean, College of Health Sciences|
This 11-month full-time tenure-track faculty position will teach graduate and undergraduate courses in his/her area of expertise and will carry an annual load of 36 hours to include teaching and administrative duties, specifics of which can be negotiated with the Dean of the College of Health Sciences dependent upon the needs of the Global Healthcare programs.
The Chair of Global Healthcare Programs is a significant leadership position in the College of Health Sciences. This 11-month full-time tenure-track faculty position will teach graduate and undergraduate courses in his/her area of expertise. Classes are primarily online with hybrid and face-to-face teaching options available. This faculty member will serve as the Program Chair for the global (online) undergraduate and graduate programs in Healthcare Management and Administration, respectively.
Additionally, this faculty member will work closely with the College Dean to ensure quality of curriculum and other program-related items. The Program Chair will also work with the global enrollment and admissions team, business-to-business professional, and the university marketing team to recruit and retain students and to engage with the community for corporate and other professional partnerships.
The successful Chair will work with the necessary individuals and offices to carry out the following responsibilities:
The successful Program Chair is a person with an enthusiastic and contagious Christian faith who is committed to Christian higher education that integrates faith with learning. This individual has:
DATE POSITION IS AVAILABLE: Immediately
PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION OR NOMINATION:
ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY:
LeTourneau University is the premier Christian polytechnic university in the nation where educators engage students to nurture Christian virtue, develop competency and ingenuity in their professional fields, integrate faith and work, and serve the local and global community.
LETU is a Christ-centered, interdenominational institute of higher learning offering more than 85 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in arts and sciences, aviation, business & technology, communication, computer science, criminal justice, education, engineering, nursing, psychology & counseling and theology & vocation. LETU's 2,700 students represent nearly all 50 states, more than 30 foreign countries, and around 50 different denominational groups. In addition to residential programs at the main campus in Longview, Texas, students are enrolled in a robust suite of online programs, as well as innovative hybrid programs in the Dallas and Houston areas.
LETU is consistently recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of "America's Best Colleges," and the engineering program is ranked nationally. LeTourneau University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, at http://www.sacscoc.org) to award associate, baccalaureate and master's degrees. LeTourneau University's engineering and engineering technology programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission and the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012 - telephone: 410-347-7700. The Carnegie Foundation classifies LeTourneau University as a Master's (Comprehensive) University II.
The 162 acre main campus is located in Longview, Texas, a progressive hub city with an MSA of over 190,000, nestled among the beautiful pine-forested hills and lakes of East Texas. It is approximately 120 miles east of Dallas, Texas and 60 miles west of Shreveport, Louisiana.
See http://www.letu.edu for more information.