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The Amistad Murals consists of three panels: The Revolt, The Court Scene, and Back to Africa. They are housed in Savery Library and are known as one of artist Hale Aspacio Woodruff’s best known works.

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Provost/Vice President of Academic Affairs


Department Administration/Academic Affairs
Salary D.O.E.
City/State Talladega/AL
Education Doctorate
Type Staff
Experience 5 - 7 Years
Category Staff
Relocation No
Salary D.O.E.
Contact Email brhoden@talladega.edu
Contact Name Talladega College Office of Human Resources
Relocation No
Description:

Provost/Vice President of Academic Affairs
The Provost/Vice President of Academic Affairs at Talladega College reports directly to the President and is the chief academic offer for the College and is a member of the President’s Executive Team. Also directs operations of the College in the absence of the President. The Provost/Vice President of Academic Affairs oversees academic policy and priorities, establishes standards for the quality of the student body, and maintains educational excellence. In addition the Provost/Vice President of Academic Affairs also has oversight responsibility for the recruiting, hiring, retention, and performance of top quality faculty and academic administrators who excel in both education and research and for the College’s promotion and tenure process. Direct reports to the Provost/Vice President of Academic Affairs office is directly responsible for commencement, honors day, ceremonial occasions, curriculum and faculty development and maintaining and updating the Faculty Handbook in accordance with approval of the President and Board of Trustees.
Responsibilities
• Provide leadership and management for the Academic units within the institution
• Ensure that the academic mission and goals are linked to the strategic plan for the institution.
• Work effectively with the Deans of the college in managing the faculty and the academic program.
• Employ a planning and evaluation process in guiding the development of the academic program and the academic support units.
• Provide assistance with the recruitment of capable and academically well prepared faculty and staff
• Ensure that the curriculum is viable, current, and provides students with preparation for graduate study and career opportunities.
• Review periodically all systems and programs in academic affairs
• Maintain program and institutional accreditations
• Have a commitment to the principles of diversity, fairness and public service
• Foster and maintain partnerships with the college’s external communities
• Meditate problems that arise among faculty and students and interacting with parents also.
• Prepares reports of the Academic Affairs Committee to the Board of Trustees
Qualifications
An earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education is required with a minimum of 5 to 10 years of progressively responsible experience in higher education. The Provost/Vice President of Academic Affairs must have expertise in higher education financial operations as well as significant fiscal oversight experience with a successful record of developing, managing, and monitoring budgets that are inextricably linked to strategic planning. A record of significant achievements and contributions in teaching and scholarship sufficient to justify the appointment to the academic rank of full professor is also required. A high level of collaboration, a commitment to teamwork, and exceptional listening and communication skills are critical.


APPLICATION PROCESS: All qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, Talladega College application and copies of transcripts along with at least 3 professional references to Talladega College, Human Resources Office, 627 W. Battle Street, Talladega, AL 35160. You may also e-mail brhoden@talladega.edu or fax 256-761-6450.
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The history of Talladega College began on November 20, 1865, when two former slaves William Savery and Thomas Tarrant, both of Talladega, met in convention with a group of new freedmen in Mobile, Alabama.

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