Rollins College seeks an experienced, collaborative Director for the Endeavor Center for Faculty Development, endowed by the Endeavor Foundation. The Center provides wrap-around professional development for all faculty across the professional lifecycle, including offering new faculty and mid-career faculty workshops, strengthening the College’s culture of assessment and supporting a mentoring program. Rollins has a long history of innovative teaching and a commitment to demonstrating student learning through multiple measures, including the AAC&U VALUE rubrics. The Director will support faculty in the design of highly effective assignments as part of a college-wide effort to understand the impact of assignment design and assessment of learning outcomes on student progression. In addition, there will be opportunity to teach up to two courses per year at the college.
Rollins College is a comprehensive, liberal arts college located just north of Orlando, Florida, a diverse metropolitan community with a thriving economic and cultural scene. Nearby, Orlando International Airport provides easy access to U.S. and international destinations. The College emphasizes innovative and quality teaching in small classes and ranks number one among 121 Southern master’s-level universities in the annual rankings of “America’s Best Colleges,” released by U.S. News & World Report. Visit the College website at www.rollins.edu.
Rollins College offers a generous benefits package featuring comprehensive health coverage, retirement savings plan with generous employer contribution and full tuition waiver after one year for employees, spouses, domestic partners and dependents.
Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are encouraged to apply.
Doctoral degree in a relevant field
Experience with faculty development, as well as expertise in education research at the undergraduate level
Understanding of the impact of professional development on advancing student learning
Understanding of the culture of a small, highly selective residential liberal arts institution and its integrated approach to educating students