Granite State College: University System of New Hampshire

Professional, Administrative, Technical (PAT) Positions

Director of Academic Innovation and Partnerships

The Director of Academic Innovation and Partnerships will develop and manage, under the direction of the Provost, external partnerships especially in regards to academic and innovative collaborations. Play a supporting role in defining the characteristics of the partnership and a lead role in implementation activities. Help ensure new relationships are properly supported and nurtured. This position reports to the Provost.

The Director of Academic Innovation and Partnerships directly supports the Provost in managing and directing strategic and tactical operations within university system and external partnership networks that support community colleges, communities, and other off site partnership locations. Lead, manage, and monitor both in-class and online class start refinement volume ensuring adequate resources are in the processing stages for classes to start. Position communicates, collaborates, and strategizes with internal and external clients to evaluate new requests, establish project plans and timelines, and complete projects on agreed upon schedules. The incumbent should possess and apply a comprehensive knowledge of the college’s policies and procedures to perform complex assignments.

Specific Responsibilities include:
The Director of Academic Innovation and Partnerships is responsible for:


Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Additional Information:
Must be able to travel to the other GSC centers in New Hampshire and potential partners. Some nights and weekends may be required. This is a benefits eligible position.

Application Process:
  Send cover letter, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to:

Dr. Johnna Herrick-Phelps
Interim Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Chair-Director of Academic Innovation and Partnerships Search Committee
Granite State College
Office of Academic Affairs
25 Hall Street
Concord, NH 03301

Or via email to:
Review of applications begins November 24, 2014, and continues until the position is filled.

No Phone Calls Please.

Granite State College is an EEO/AA employer. We are committed to creating an environment that values and supports diversity, equity, and inclusiveness across our campus community, and we encourage applications from qualified individuals who will help us advance this commitment. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the U.S.
Posted 10/29/14