Online Chair

Lynchburg, Virginia, United States
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Job description

Posting Number: F00004P

Classification Title: Administrative Faculty

Disclaimer

Liberty University’s hiring practices and EEO Statement are fully in compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law creates an exception to the “religion” component of the employment discrimination laws for religious organizations (including educational institutions), and permits them to give employment preference to members of their own religion. Liberty University is in that category.

Does this position require driving?: No

Job Summary/Basic Function

Oversight of adjunct faculty in School of Behavioral Sciences and academic management of courses offered online. The Department Chair (DC) reports directly to the Associate Dean (AD). The DC works closely with the AD on the administrative oversight of online faculty and curricular development of Undergraduate Psychology and Counseling Courses. Weekly or Bi-weekly meetings with the AD will be held for updates on policy changes and coordination of administrative and curricular oversight. The DC works directly with the online faculty to train, communicate, and monitor quality assurance throughout the year (from the time of hiring an adjunct on throughout the year). The DC will also coordinate with the Faculty Support Coordinator (FSC), Department Secretary, Instructional Mentors, & Subject Matter Experts to facilitate the needs of the online faculty as they arise.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Masters degree in Counseling/Psychology or related behavioral science field from an accredited institution.
  • Affirmation of faith in Jesus Christ as personal Savior.
  • Administrative skills and experience.
  • Leadership and communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Terminal/Doctoral degree in Counseling/Psychology or related behavioral science field from an accredited institution.
  • Experience in management and online administration.
  • 5 years teaching experience or equivalent,

Work Hours

Regular business hours

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Liberty University’s hiring practices and EEO Statement are fully in compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law creates an exception to the “religion” component of the employment discrimination laws for religious organizations (including educational institutions), and permits them to give employment preference to members of their own religion. Liberty University is in that category.

Liberty University is the largest private non-profit university in the nation, the largest university in Virginia, and the largest Christian university in the world.