Director, Student Professional Development

North Carolina Central University

North Carolina Central University

Durham, NC, USA
Posted on Friday, March 31, 2023

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Posting Details

Position Information
Working Title Director, Student Professional Development
Position Number 617382
Appointment Type Permanent - Full Time
Tenure Track No
FTE 1 = 40 hours/week, 12 months
If time limited, duration date
Position Overview
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
The School of Business is the university’s third largest academic unit serving
approximately 900 students. It offers academic programs at the Graduate
and Undergraduate levels supported by the MBA Program, Student
Professional Development (SPD) and five Academic Departments.
These Departments include Accounting; Business Administration;
Computer Information Systems; Decision Sciences, Economics, Finance;
and Hospitality and Tourism Administration.
Primary Purpose of Position
The Director of Student Professional Development will provide strategic
planning and management necessary to support successful oversight of
student career readiness and placement programs. The director
reports directly to the Dean of the School of Business.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
The ideal candidate will have experience working in higher education
with students, student groups and career counseling. Experience
developing programs, working with others on a team based approach.
Proficiency in computer systems.
Minimum Education/Experience
Master’s degree in Business, Counseling, Career Counseling, Student
Affairs, Higher Education or related field. Demonstrable experience
working with students, student groups, experience in program
management and professional development. Excellent interpersonal
and communicationskills are a requirement.
Licenses or Certification required by Statute or Regulation
Equal Opportunity Employer
North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number EPA02795P
Open Date 03/14/2023
Date desired for closing or initial review
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Date Position Available
Special Instructions to Applicants
COVID Compliance
Effective March 7, 2022, Please refer to the NCCU COVID 19 webpage:

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts (official required from selected candidate)
  4. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. DD-214 (for Veterans Only)

Supplemental Questions

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