Director of Operations
The Air University (AU) Commander and President invites
applications for the position of Director of Operations. AU is the
lead agent for Department of the Air Force education.
The AU Director of Operations manages, integrates and synchronizes
the efforts of AU’s schools, centers and staff to achieve the AU
mission of educating and developing Air, Space and Cyberspace
leaders in support of the National Defense Strategy. Working
closely with the AU Chief Academic Officer, the Director of
Operations provides long-term perspective and operational direction
supporting the AU President and the leaders of AU’s eleven schools
and centers whose resident and distant learning programs produce
130,000 graduates annually.
The Director of Operations works collaboratively with AU leaders in
the management and governance of education, research, outreach, and
doctrine development. This position develops policies and directs
actions to support integration and synchronization of AU programs
in the areas of scheduling, production and plans. The Director of
Operations also ensures academic services functions (Library,
Registrar, AU Press, Teaching and Learning Center, Sponsored
Programs office and AU’s Innovation Accelerator) meet the needs of
faculty, staff and students. The incumbent teaches in at least one
of AU’s graduate-level military studies programs.
Successful applicants will have proven skills leading and
managing in large, complex organizations, applying program and
process-management techniques and employing metrics. While a
terminal degree is desired, applicants must at least have earned a
masters degree in an area relevant to military or strategic
Deadline date: 07/19/2021
For questions about this position, please contact AU’s Chief
Academic Officer, Dr. Mark Conversino at
(email) firstname.lastname@example.org or (phone) 334-953-2985.
Click on the link to apply for the position: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/604534500