University of California, San Diego
March 30, 2000
ALL ACADEMIC SENATE MEMBERS
SUBJECT: UCSD FACULTY DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS ABROAD OPENING
Applications by tenured faculty interested in serving as one of three Faculty Directors of Programs Abroad are invited. Two positions among the three Faculty Directorships are available, starting July, 2000. UCSD Faculty Directors provide academic oversight and planning for international education at UCSD. The major responsibilities of the Faculty Directors are:
Faculty Directors of Programs Abroad play a central role in our international education program, which is being strengthened and expanded. Past Directors have found it highly rewarding to be able to assist students with what has proved for nearly every student to be one of the most important educational experiences of their undergraduate education. Experience in the position can also provide key preparation for selection and service as a faculty Director in one of the EAP foreign study centers located around the world. Faculty with an interest in international education are encouraged to review the accompanying announcement and to contact Mary Dhooge, Director, UCSD International Center for further information (Extension 43730).
If interested, please apply by May 1, 2000.
OFFICE OF THE SENIOR VICE CHANCELLOR - ACADEMIC AFFAIRS
Three Faculty Directors of Programs Abroad, appointed by and responsible to the Senior Vice Chancellor - Academic Affairs, provide academic oversight and leadership in the continuing development of UCSD's international education opportunities. Each position carries an annual stipend of $3500. Faculty Director initiatives are carried out in cooperation with the Programs Abroad Office at the International Center. The Academic Senate Committee on International Education reviews candidates and makes appointment recommendations to the Senior Vice Chancellor - Academic Affairs.
The three Faculty Directors of Programs Abroad collaborate. Appointees divide responsibility for different geographical regions and relations with academic departments. The following specific functions are the shared responsibilities of the three Faculty Directors. Faculty Directors report quarterly to the Academic Senate Committee on International Education about their activities.
TERM OF POSITION: 3 years or more by mutual agreement
NUMBER OF OPENINGS: Two. Starting July, 2000.
ELIGIBILITY: Tenured members of the Academic Senate and emeriti faculty
REMUNERATION: $3500 annually per individual
APPLICATION: Those interested in the position should call or write to:
Academic Senate Committee on International Education c/o Mary Dhooge, Director, UCSD International Center, 0018 (Telephone: 534-3730)
Please Apply by May 1, 2000