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Assistant Director, Honors Program

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Daytona Beach, Florida, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
May 17, 2024
Job Description

The Opportunity:

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is now hiring an Assistant Director for the Honors Program at the Daytona Beach campus. Reporting to the Honors Program Director, the Assistant Director provides all necessary clerical support and student advisement for Honors Program operations and coordinates with the Director to initiate and manage Honors Program activities and involvement on the Daytona Beach Campus and in the surrounding community. A strong commitment to student success is critical for this role.

Responsibilities include:
  • Coordinate maintenance tasks of Honors Program as defined by Honors director: tasks include but are not limited to maintaining and upgrading Honors Program general website and Canvas site; maintaining Honors contract data base; utilizing Campus Solutions and Imaging software consistently to evaluate student records; assist with review and admission of incoming Honors Program students; manage Honors Center general supplies inventory; manage Honors student databases in Campus Solutions (My Advisees; Student Groups). Review student performance records at the end of each term to determine potential probation or dismissal status. Manage student employees and student employee time sheets.
  • Suggest, develop, and manage new, director-approved Program/student initiatives consistent with Honors Program mission statement. Assist with coordination of events and other initiatives. Also prepare annual reports and presentations for the Honors Program; collaborate closely with the Office of Undergraduate Research to ensure integral involvement of Honors Program students in funded research efforts. Serve on search committees as requested.
  • Advise Honors Program students; advise Honors Student Association. Maintain active personal and digital communication with students.
For more information on the Honors Program, please visit .

About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University:

At Embry-Riddle, we take pride in our position as the world's largest and most comprehensive university dedicated to aviation and aerospace. Located in Daytona Beach, Florida, and Prescott, Arizona, our esteemed residential campuses offer a prestigious educational experience. However, our commitment to education knows no borders as our Worldwide campus expands our reach globally, providing a world-class education online and at approximately 110 locations across the United States, Asia, Europe, and Central and South America. This breadth of reach ensures that students can access our exceptional programs without geographical limitations.

With a history spanning nearly a century, we have continually adapted to the dynamic needs of the industries we support. In the Academic Year 2022-23, we welcomed over 11,100 students to our residential campuses and over 19,000 students at our worldwide campus.

Join our global community and embark on a journey of academic excellence and limitless possibilities. Employees working more than 30 hours a week can enjoy medical, dental and vision benefits, an amazing retirement plan with immediate vesting that includes a 6% gift and up to 4% match, free tuition for employees and their immediate family members, and a generous personal leave program. To find out more about our benefits and why ERAU has been named a “Great College to Work For” for 13 consecutive years, visit our careers page .


Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of related work experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite.
  • Demonstrated eagerness to “think outside the box.”
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Prior experience working closely with students.
  • Previous involvement with an Honors Program.
  • Passion for broader community engagement.
  • Understanding of a range of environmental and social issues.
  • Proficiency with Workday.
Application Instructions:

To be considered, please include a resume and cover letter with your application.

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