Director of Graduate Programs at Miami University

Director of Graduate Programs at Miami University

Job Type
Posting Date
July 29, 2019
Location of Position

Oxford, OH

Company Summary

Welcoming Workplace

Imagine the possibilities with a career at Miami…

Miami University is a major public university with a small college feel.  Creating environments for learning excellence and providing career opportunities in Oxford, Hamilton, Middletown, West Chester and Luxembourg, our faculty and staff are the fuel that drives Miami!

We rank first nationally among public universities for best teaching by U.S. News & World Report.  Our opportunities for growth and advancement aren't limited to students in the classroom.  Our faculty, staff and student employees are highly valued for their contribution toward the Miami experience.

Miami’s main campus is located in Oxford, Ohio, 35 miles north of Cincinnati.  A true college town, Oxford features a wide variety of shops and restaurants within walking distance of the main campus.  Our regional campuses are located in Hamilton, Middletown and the Voice of America  Learning Center in West Chester, Ohio.

Miami offers a great work environment and competitive benefits. We invite you to experience Miami and see how you can support the University’s academic mission.

Thank you for your interest in the career opportunities at Miami.

Duties and Responsibilities

Farmer School of Business:  Director of Graduate Programs to coordinate the MS in business analytics and the forthcoming MS in Management graduate programs.  Duties will include: program marketing, to include reports, newsletters, website/social media content, and development/execution of a marketing plan; student recruitment, placement, advising, orientation; program budgeting; program assessment, to include conducting surveys, coordinating reviews, maintaining statistics; external networking to recruit clients for program components, engagement with career services and exploration of opportunities to collaborate with other professional graduate programs, dual degree programs and graduate certificates across the University; engage with faculty to develop plans for online/hybrid delivery, in preparation for potentially expanding to online program delivery; other duties as assigned. Position is a one-year appointment with the potential for renewal based on funding and performance

Position Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree; four years of professional experience and networks in business; collaborative skills, vision and demonstrated ability to execute on the delivery. The position is not eligible for H-1B sponsorship.

Required Experience

Desired Qualifications

Demonstrated success with graduate program management or related experience in a higher education setting.

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Submit cover letter, resume, and list of three professional references via the Apply button above

Direct inquiries to Skip Benamati at

Review of applications begins on September 1, 2019 and continues until position is filled.

Miami University, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.  Miami University prohibits harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of sex/gender (including sexual harassment, sexual violence, sexual misconduct, domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking), race, color, religion, national origin (ancestry), disability, age (40 years or older), sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, status as a parent or foster parent, military status, or veteran status in its recruitment, selection, and employment practices. Requests for all reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to or 513-529-3560.

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