Mississippi Valley State University

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July 10, 2013

Assistant Provost





 Distance Education



Assistant Provost for Online and Extended Education   





Full Time (12-Months)




Commensurate with experience and qualifications


Position Available:



Job Description:


Develop a strategic plan for the development and support of online and extended learning in collaboration with the university’s academic units; collaborate with all partnering units to ensure alignment of online learning and extended learning programs; oversee instructional design/delivery, faculty development, content management, curriculum development, industry best practices, infrastructure development and regulations; market online efforts; evaluate program operations and generate annual performance and data reports; supervise and direct research and analysis used to evaluate the program’s effectiveness; manage and implement recruitment and admission strategies and processes; provide guidance for student orientation


Qualifications Required :

Ph.D. with emphasis in educational leadership with a minimum of three years experience in a post secondary setting; knowledge of academic program development and review; knowledge of SACS core requirements; demonstrated expertise and qualifications in On-line learning and adult education programming; experience providing educational services to adult learners and Banner/Sungard systems is highly preferred

Application Deadline:

Open Until Filled

Application Procedure:

Please send application, resume, official transcript and three letters of professional recommendation to:


Mississippi Valley State University

Department of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Highway 82 West

Itta Bena, MS 38941


Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer