Academic Project Manager (Yeshiva University) - NY, NY

Recruiter
Ellucian Inc.
Location
Dobbs Ferry
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 08, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Academic Project Manager is responsible for planning, implementing, and evaluating the success of school-wide initiatives related to distance learning, continuing and professional education, and a variety of other programs-all of which must be innovative, academically rigorous, and profitable. (Full-time position with Ellucian working on client site supporting, Yeshiva University, NY, NY)

Responsibilities:

* Develop project plans and manage logistics for special initiatives related to marketing, recruitment, and enrollment management.

* Participate in the new program proposal and launch process: evaluate need, conduct market research, and develop documentation and program launch plans.

* Work with faculty and subject matter experts to develop new curricula.

* Identify innovative sources of students, partner organizations, and training opportunities.

* Network with professional organizations and practitioner communities to identify exceptional adjunct faculty.

* Partner with university administrative offices to design and implement support services for online and continuing education students.

* Seek funding sources and manage grant projects that are in line with the unit's mission.