Director, MBA in Community Economic Development

Requirements

Cape Breton University (CBU) is one of Canada’s youngest and most ambitious universities with a comprehensive set of liberal arts, science and professional programs and a unique commitment to community, economic development, aboriginal learning and research into many aspects of environment and culture. Currently home to approximately 3000 students, CBU’s vision of higher education allows students to pursue diverse fields of study in programs with national reputations in final year student satisfaction, faculty-student interaction and employability.

CBU delivers an authentic multicultural experience to all who become part of its academic community. Our faculty bring passion to their teaching and research, and we are known for our smaller class sizes as well as our friendly and inclusive culture. Strong community involvement and a spirit of entrepreneurship enhance CBU’s position in post-secondary education.

CBU invites applications for the full-time position of Director of the MBA in Community Economic Development (CED).

The Director will lead the operational management and the continued advancement of the MBA in Community Economic Development (CED) and other graduate programs.

Job Description

Qualified candidates should send to the Human Resources Department:

  • a letter of application quoting the reference number (MBA1704) and identifying his/her education and experience as it relates to this position;
  • a resume; and
  • complete contact information of three references.

Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. May 31, 2017. Applicants who apply by email (pdf format preferred) will receive a return email confirming receipt. This position is subject to budget approval.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Cape Breton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply but applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

 Cape Breton University

Human Resources Dept.

P.O. Box 5300, 1250 Grand Lake Road

Sydney, NS  B1P 6L2

Website:  www.cbu.ca/careers

Email: humanresources@ns.aliantzinc.ca