The National Humanities Center, in Research Triangle Park, NC, is seeking a new Vice President for Educational Programs.
The National Humanities Center is a private, nonprofit organization, and the only independent institute exclusively dedicated to advanced study in the humanities. We seek a visionary leader who can take our successful programs for pre-collegiate and collegiate instruction to the next level. A capacity for generating funding through grants and donor support is important.
The ideal candidate will bring a passion for the humanities, and will be driven by a desire to enhance understanding and respect for the important role of humanistic values in our society. The candidate will have experience teaching in both a traditional and web-enabled context, and will bring creative energy to the challenge of reaching across the country and the world to broaden and strengthen the impact of humanities education. The candidate will have demonstrated ability to work effectively with distinguished scholars to craft creative ways to share their deep knowledge of important subjects with students, faculty and the public. Competitive compensation. Official start date: July 1.
Please submit electronically a letter, cv, and the names of three references by November 20, 2015 to: EdSearchComm@nationalhumanitiescenter.org nationalhumanitiescenter.org/vp-education