Earlham College is currently seeking qualified candidates for the Director of Outdoor and Environmental Education. This is a full-time, 12-month administrative faculty position. Salary is commensurate with experience, including a full benefits package.
The program operates courses and trips regionally, nationally and internationally including yearly expeditions to Utah and Ontario. The College is seeking a leader who, working collaboratively, can articulate and enact a compelling vision for the integration of outdoor and environmental education within our sustainability program and more broadly with the liberal arts.
Major program areas include the August Wilderness summer pre-orientation program, the Miller Farm sustainable agriculture program, the certificate program in Outdoor Education, and student-led outdoor-based physical education courses.
|Review of applications will begin February 15, 2016, and continue until the position is filled.
Manages the Sustainability Internship Program by tracking intern accountability, maintaining program documentation, coordinating events, and developing an alumni network. Acts as liaison for Campus Sustainability Advisory Board by planning meetings and compiling documentation; assists with scheduling and coordination between regional IU campuses on their sustainability initiatives; and works on program specific tasks as directed by management.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: planning and coordinating logistics, researching and evaluating provided services, coordinating on-site event execution, participating in budget development and reporting, processing invoices and reimbursements, and serving as a resource for event participants. Maintains event timelines and other documentation to ensure planning efficiency; designs, develops, and implements office publications; drafts press releases, letters, emails and other communications support; takes pictures, reviews proofs, and checks final product; and maintains office publication timelines and other documentation.