The Vice President for Academic Affairs reports to the President of TCC Connect and has responsibility for fostering and sustaining an academic culture that promotes collaboration, innovation and excellence in teaching and learning, especially among faculty. Participates in teaching and learning policy and program review and recommends changes. Performs the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides executive leadership for the planning, development, and delivery of distance learning programs and courses, including online and blended learning, and accelerated/adult education.
Directs and coordinates online & hybrid/blended learning and accelerated/adult education activities of divisional deans
Oversees hiring and personnel evaluation processes on the campus and advises on personnel matters
Works with student issues and strives for consistent interpretation of the College policies related to students
Actively participates in community-related organizations/associations
Prepares reports, charts, diagrams, and statistics for academic and technical areas.
Works with student academic issues on a daily basis
Determines scheduling of courses and recommends implementation of additional courses
Assigns appropriate teaching spaces for all disciplines on campus
Provides leadership for divisional deans in assessing and responding to enrollment trends and issues, including implementation of strategies to improve student access, engagement and success
Participates in activities of faculty committees
Develops and manages the academic budget for the campus under the direction of the Campus President
Advises President on academic matters
Serves as liaison officer with accrediting agencies, which evaluate academic programs
Directs curriculum review and development
Leads, supports, and participates in the C&I process
Serves on the Academic Council
May serve as chief administrative officer in absence of President for duties as assigned
Attends the workplace regularly; reports to work punctually and follows a work schedule to keep up with the demands of the worksite
Completes all required training and professional development sessions sponsored through the Tarrant County College (TCC) Institute
Supports the values of the College: diversity, teaching excellence, student success, innovation and creativity and service to the College
The duties listed are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.
Five (5) years full-time teaching experience in a credit curriculum at the post-secondary level
Experience at a higher education institution that offers comprehensive online and distance education program delivery to non-traditional students
An understanding and commitment to the open access policy and philosophy of the comprehensive community college
The demonstrated ability to work effectively in a collaborative and diverse urban workplace
Knowledge of AACC Guided Pathways strategies for community colleges
Internal Number: 18602
About Tarrant County College
Tarrant County College District, a comprehensive two-year institution established in 1965, is dedicated to providing quality education that exceeds the expectations of the people of Tarrant County. More than 50,000 students are enrolled in TCC's associate degree and technical programs, making it the sixth largest among Texas colleges and universities. Continuing Education, Corporate and Workforce Services offer additional opportunities for businesses and individuals of all ages, through Continuing Education courses, workshops and customized training programs. The college has five major campuses in the cities of Hurst (Northeast Campus), Fort Worth (Northwest, South and Trinity River campuses), and Arlington (Southeast Campus), with administrative offices in downtown Fort Worth at the May Owen Center.