Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) Faculty Director
Florida International University is Miami’s public research university, focused on student success. According to U.S. News and World Report, FIU has 42 top-50 rankings in the nation among public universities. FIU is a top U.S. research university (R1), with more than $200 million in annual expenditures. FIU ranks 15th in the nation among public universities for patent production, which drives innovation, and is one of the institutions that helps make Florida the top state for higher education. The Next Horizon fundraising campaign is furthering FIU’s commitment to providing students Worlds Ahead opportunities. Today, FIU has two campuses and multiple centers, and supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA, with more than 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. The university has awarded more than 330,000 degrees to many leaders in South Florida and beyond. For more information about FIU, visit www.fiu.edu.
The Faculty Director of the Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) will facilitate the implementation and ongoing assessment of this 5-year plan that seeks to improve student learning outcomes and student job readiness relevant to 21st century workforce needs. The director will oversee the QEP co-chairs to launch a series of micro-credentials in Artificial Intelligence, Data, and Emotional Intelligence. The director also will compile data and write reports on the outcomes of this initiative that demonstrate compliance with standards set forth by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
This is a full-time, twelve-month, multi-year, non-tenure earning appointment (initial appointment of five years) and is renewable upon mutual consent.
- Master's degree required. Must meet the qualification for teaching in a discipline at the undergraduate level.
- Doctorate or terminal degree in discipline preferred.
- 3-5 years of teaching experience preferred.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 522828 at https://facultycareers.fiu.edu/ and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy that specifically addresses authentic assessment of student competencies and career-readiness. Candidates will be requested to provide names and contact information for at least 3 references who will be contacted as determined by the search committee. To receive full consideration, applications and required materials should be received by June 1st, 2021. Review will continue until position is filled.