Program Specialist – Quality Assurance Programs (Extended Education Specialist III – Exempt)

Carson, CA

Posted: 12/10/19
Deadline: 12/16/19
Reference Number: 1728721

About This Organization

California State University, Dominguez Hills

California State University, Dominguez Hills, was established in 1960 and is one of the 23 campuses that comprise The California State University system. CSU Dominguez Hills is an urban, comprehensive public university that serves a culturally rich, diverse student body of over 12,500 students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Located on a 346-acre site in the South Bay portion of the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area, CSU Dominguez Hills has a highly pluralistic student body, which includes a significant number of non-traditional, working adult students as well as approximately 2,000 students enrolled in distance learning programs statewide. The University, with its five Academic Colleges, has more than 300 full-time faculty members and is situated in an area characterized by an extraordinary heterogeneity of people, and an extensive array of high technology industries and professional services.

Job Duties

Under the general direction of the Dean of CEIE, the incumbent is responsible for the program planning and development, implementation, and administration of the Quality Assurance Undergraduate and Graduate (BSQA and MSQA) programs. The incumbent will assess program structure and courses for on-going improvements to the quality and viability of the program, create strategies for the development of the programs and provide analysis to College of Extended Education leadership team including, but not limited to: outreach, course management, revenue and expense projection and reconciliation. In addition, the incumbent will partner with Admission and render admission decisions each term. The position will serve as the primary contact for the program for the campus as well as the local and national community, and represent the program at in and out-of-state conferences and meetings in order to promote the program to prospective students, organizations and identify potential faculty members.

Required Qualifications

Required Education: Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university, preferably with courses in adult education and curriculum planning.

Master degree in Materials Science, Statistics, Quality Management, Engineering, Ed.D. or related field or Doctorate degree is preferred.
Required Experience: Equivalent to three years of experience in planning classes and curriculum for higher or extended education programs and including developing resources, budgets, marketing plans and liaison with the community.

5-7 years of experience with quality assurance programs is preferred.

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