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Job ID: 141569

Assessment and Accreditation Specialist
Salisbury University

Date Posted Apr. 27, 2020
Title Assessment and Accreditation Specialist
University Salisbury University More About This Institution...
Salisbury, MD, United States
Department Seidel School of Education More About This Department...
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Education - General
    Teacher Education

Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland, is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 62 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Located on the historic Eastern Shore, SU’s beautiful campus is some 30 miles from the Atlantic beaches and 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C.

Salisbury University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Assessment & Accreditation Specialist in the Seidel School of Education. Postdoctoral candidates highly encouraged.

Primary Job Duties: Provide a single individual/position fully dedicated to overseeing and coordinating assessment processes and accreditation compliance for all aspects of teacher education programs. Based on the complexity of regulatory requirements related to paraprofessional education training, professional licensure and induction, the primary focus of this position will be to direct assessment and accreditation activities related to initial and advanced education programs, including unit and school-level assessment and reporting responsibilities.

Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree and Master’s in Education or Education Psychology or related field and 1-3 years’ experience directing or coordinating accreditation of professional or education programs, including conducting multi-level (program and unit) assessment processes. Must be detail oriented and have excellent interpersonal, customer service, organization and planning, prioritization, problem solving, follow through, time management, and oral & written communication skills. Must be flexible and possess the ability to successfully handle multiple tasks/projects simultaneously and work well under pressure, independently, and in a team oriented environment. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) is required.

Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of establishing reliability and validity of assessment measures preferred. Experience in K-12 education, administration and/or assessment and familiarity with CAEP accreditation policies and processes highly desirable. Proficient in the use of technology including data management (e.g., PeopleSoft/GullNet), learning management (e.g., Canvas) systems/platforms, assessment systems (e.g., LiveText Via, edTPA), and experience in the use of SPSS data software and knowledge of Qualtrics preferred.

This is a full-time, exempt, Contingent II (contractual) position with a limited benefits package including medical, prescription, dental, paid leave, tuition remission and more. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Applications will be accepted via Salisbury University’s Online Employment Application System.
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  • Salisbury University has a strong institutional commitment to diversity and equal employment and educational opportunities for its faculty, staff and students. To that end, the University prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, gender, marital status, pregnancy, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. The University adheres to the EEO/AA policies set forth by federal and Maryland laws. Direct all inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policy to: Humberto Aristizabal, Associate Vice President of Institutional Equity, Title IX Coordinator, Room 100 Holloway Hall, 1101 Camden Ave. Salisbury, MD 21801; Tel. 410-543-6426.

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Contact Information

  • Dr. Laurie Henry
    Seidel School of Education
    Salisbury University
    1101 Camden Ave
    Salisbury, MD 21801
  • 410-543-6335


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