Coordinator of Special Projects

Marian University (IN)
Indiana, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Oct 14, 2022
Position Details

Position Information

Position Title
Coordinator of Special Projects
Job Description

As a part of a diverse community of faculty and staff who represent many faith systems and worldviews, Marian University seeks a full-time Coordinator of Special Projects. Working closely with the Director of Special Projects and the Dean of the Fred S. Klipsch Educators College, the Coordinator promotes Marian University’s Catholic Franciscan mission and identity by providing administrative and operational support to the department, specifically working to develop partnerships with Indiana high schools to foster the growth of Cadet Teaching programs.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Actively engage the Catholic Franciscan mission and identity of Marian University’s by modeling the Franciscan Sponsorship Values, honoring the legacy of the founding congregation, promoting unity in diversity, and integrating the Catholic Franciscan intellectual traditions in courses, programs, and services.
  • Manage communications and data from the current schools enrolled in the Central Indiana Cadet Teaching Network and assist the Director in building capacity to support more members in the Network
  • Develop a multi-phase strategy to expand the Network to 25+ schools by the 2024- 2025 academic year. Act as liaison between Marian University and these area schools to promote the teaching profession and the Education Careers Pathway.
  • Collect and compile data on progress of the program, and facilitate communications with the Indiana Department of Education for grant reporting.
  • Assist Director in marketing and promoting the teaching profession at local high schools and Ivy Tech campuses throughout the state.
  • Other duties may be assigned.
Required Qualifications

Required Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of and commitment to the mission of Marian University.
  • Bachelor of Arts in education or a related field.
  • Ability to write concisely and professionally
  • Proven track record for managing projects and tight deadlines and budgets.
  • Strong strategic thinking and creative skills.
  • Understanding of Career Technology Education and the Next Level Programs of Study as an element of Indiana high school graduation requirements.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office.
  • Previous experience in a secondary education setting is preferred.
Review of application will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications require a current resume, a letter of application, and names and addresses of three current references.

Marian University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Preferred Qualifications

Please Review Marian University’s Mission & Identity Statement before responding to the supplementary questions on your application:
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Special Instructions to Applicants

Please Review Marian University’s Mission & Identity Statement before responding to the supplementary questions on your application:

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Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How do you think Marian University’s mission, as well as the Catholic Franciscan identity, will support your work as a professor/administrator?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * How will the work you do in your role at Marian University be different in light of the mission and identity of the University?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * How will you promote the success of those from marginalized groups?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * In what ways will your work promote and support transformational leaders that are trustworthy, healthy, skilled and inquisitive?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Three Letters of Recommendation
Optional Documents

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