Aktualisiert: 20. Juni 2020
Academic Director (w/m/d) PhD
In Teilzeit oder Vollzeit möglich.
The ALP Akademisches Lehrinstitut für Psychologie GmbH is a provider of master's courses. ALP develops English-language master's courses on behalf of and in cooperation with international universities. ALP creates accredited study courses and runs the courses with its own teaching staff. Students are enrolled at the partner universities and receive their master's degree from them. In 2021, ALP will also be offering doctorate courses in cooperation with a partner university. All courses of study are 100% distance learning and without any attendance.
ALP is a small start-up company with currently still few permanent employees and 35 freelancers. The position of Academic Director has become vacant suddenly and must be filled quickly.
We are looking for a post-doctoral executive who is responsible for the following activities at the earliest possible date:
Conception of new English-language degree programmes up to accreditation - Development of Master's programs and PhD programs from inception - Research of the basic literature - Development of examinations and evaluation criteria in compliance with the learning objectives - Compliance with quality standards
Cooperation with partner universities
Support in English language negotiations with universities in the initiation and implementation phase. You are the interface between the partner universities and ALP in all scientific matters (accreditation, compliance etc.).
- Administration of institutional approval and course accreditation - Conformity with the academic regulations of the partner institutions
- Recruitment of freelance lecturers (find professors worldwide who teach and give recordings as lectures) - Managing the daily administrative affairs of the academic team - Task creation, distribution and management for a part of the team
You work closely with our managing director and want to let the small start-up company grow together with her and a great team.
Ideally, you are a psychologist or come from a related field, or you have extensive experience in a university environment as an economist or similar. A doctorate is a prerequisite for this vacancy.
If possible, you will bring the following experience, knowledge and skills with you:
- Experience in the development of study programmes including the accreditation process - Sales strength and negotiating skills (for negotiations with universities worldwide) - Business fluent in English (ideally native speaker) - High creativity and flexibility
Further Information Our managing director Andrea Gensel gensel(at)alp-lehrinstitut.de is looking forward to your application (CV, certificates, earliest possible starting date, as well as expected annual gross salary statement for full-time 40, or 32 hours per week).
Die Ausschreibung ist auch im Internet unter https://www.akademisches-lehrinstitut-psychologie.de/master-psychologie-ohne-erststudium/team/stellenangebote-psychologie/ abrufbar.