Academic Director Resume Samples

An Academic Director works in private schools and other educational institutions to oversee various aspects relating to providing quality education and teaching. Some of the core tasks associated to the role are listed on the Academic Director Resume as – mentoring teaching staff and students; providing guidance and mentoring staff members; working towards enhancement of quality education provided in institutions; interviewing and recruiting staff members; developing educational processes and strategies; managing faculty resources; developing and implementing faculty development programs; and implementing academic enhancement programs for students.

Those interested in this career must mention on the resume the following skills and abilities – vast teaching experience, strong interest in modeling the education systems as per the mentality of the present generation youth; strong interest to teach and motivate students and staff; and vast teaching experience. To get here, one needs to have a Master’s degree or a Doctoral Degree in educational management.

Academic Director Resume example

Academic Director Resume

Headline : Achievement-driven multilingual cross-cultural specialist, ESL Director and administrator with strong written and verbal communication skills, extensive knowledge of history, culture and current affairs and experience teaching children and adults.

Skills : Cross-cultural Communication, Linguistic Analysis, TEFL/TESOL.

Description :

    1. Responsible for product development to improve thinking skills in mathematics and managed R&D team for major design change.
    2. Trained, instructed, and directed faculty teams.
    3. Recruited, interviewed, selected personnel, and hired professionals and interns.
    4. Supervised the placement, testing and evaluation of students.
    5. Oriented new students to the academic program.
    6. Provided counseling to the students who need help working on certain skills.
    7. Worked with the instructors on creating Individual Learning Plans for such students.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.ed


Academic Director Resume

Objective : An educator with 5 years of teaching experience and 3 years of experience as an administrator, supervisor, trainer, and executive board member. Have excellent presentation and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to establish cooperative and collaborative relationships with professional associates.

Skills : Bilingual: English And Spanish, Team Leadership, Professional Development.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the overall development and supervision of the academic program at this therapeutic boarding school for adolescent boys who have substance abuse and co-occurring disorders.
    2. Served on the 5 member Executive Steering Committee that oversees all aspects of the student program.
    3. Led the school through reaccreditation, which included a complete review and revision of all of all curricula, systems, and procedures.
    4. Worked with students, therapists, teachers, and staff to best serve students who span the spectrum of intellectual, social, and emotional challenges and gifts.
    5. Supervised and mentored school faculty and staff.
    6. Responsible for creating and providing professional development, training, and employee evaluations.
    7. Worked collaboratively with other branches of the program to coordinate activities and communicate about students' therapeutic, behavioral, and academic progress.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Masters Of Arts


Academic Director Resume

Summary : Bilingual educator and consultant, educational coach, college professor, program and human resources developer, and administrator spanning 20 years of diverse experience in special, elementary, bilingual, and adult education. Planned, developed, and implemented educational, social, intercultural, and management training programs that included curriculum development, grant writing, and budget management.

Skills : Writing, Producing, Directing, Project management, Teaching.

Description :

    1. Prepared budget for educational programs (i.e., ABE, Developmental).
    2. Interviewed, trained, and evaluated the work performance of faculty and staff Responsible.
    3. Monitored the academic integrity, quality, and productivity of the Campus Center, including Online, in an effort to ensure students.
    4. Communicated with educators and students, managed educators.
    5. Participated in the school's senior leadership management team, managed and supported all programs.
    6. Hired, trained, motivated, and evaluated educators and other school-level educational staff.
    7. Ordered monthly inventory for educators and salon floor.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.A. In Sociology

Academic Director Resume

Headline : To utilize my varied background and experience in educational technology and curricular instruction to support colleagues and students with leveraging technology in the education environment while facilitating student growth as 21st century learners.

Skills : Education, Training, Good Communication

Description :

    1. Developed policy and procedures for the Academy.
    2. Maintained a balanced and efficient budget for the Academy.
    3. Worked as administrator and educator at a school for minors and adults seeking continuing education.
    4. Managed a caseload of 6 students (rolling admission) in a drug and alcohol treatment facility, ensuring that they stay caught up academically.
    5. Managed a team of 21 employees, consisting of teachers, teaching assistants, and counselors.
    6. Organized class meeting times and locations over the course for all the students.
    7. Streamlined course planning and scheduled for the Academic year.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Administration

Academic Director Resume

Objective : Dedicated educator committed to creating a classroom atmosphere that is stimulating, encouraging and supportive for all students. Am enthusiastic with excellent leadership and communication skills. Cultivating trusting and productive relationships with students, parents, teachers and administration are extremely important.

Skills : Project Management, Professional Instructor.

Description :

    1. Collaborated to create a cohesive work environment for three locations onboard training for all the students.
    2. Introduced faculty to the new eCollege Learning Management System, and assisted all faculty with developing course shells, including lecture outlines.
    3. Responsible for recruitment, training & staff development initiatives to maximize productivity and revenue potential.
    4. Maintained student records and assured all issues pertaining to student enrollment, attendance, education, and progress towards graduation were addressed.
    5. Managed the educators to understand curriculum presentation, classroom management, and the use of educational technology.
    6. Managed and supported the outcomes of the school.
    7. Set the example of excellent customer service for our students, staff, and guests.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
A.S In Applied Science

Academic Director Resume

Summary : TEFL Certified ESL Instructor with eighteen years of professional experience with multicultural learners at various language centers. Full time instructor for over 20 courses in the Business, Accounting, Information Technology and General Education Departments.

Skills : Education, Teaching, Time management.

Description :

    1. Served as the Academic Director for 18 years.
    2. Responsible for leadership of all academic programs in a residential treatment setting to include vision and values, curriculum, and instruction.
    3. Coordinated academic advising efforts on campus, worked directly with students to facilitate their academic planning, student retention, and curriculum.
    4. Provided the overall school-level educational leadership, supervised attrition, and retention.
    5. Hired, managed, trained, motivated, and evaluated educators and other school-level education staff, in areas of teaching methodology, and management.
    6. Maintained compliance in areas of instruction, curriculum student satisfactory progress and attendance.
    7. Designed and implemented lesson plans correlated to State standards for an after school program.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Academic Director Resume

Objective : Administrator/ Educator utilizing leadership, teaching experience and growing ability to speak professionally to advocate for and support students, teachers and employees as they grow working toward established goals.

Skills : Teaching, Creating New Ideas, Record Keeping.

Description :

    1. Created and planned individualized curricula for students in grades 6 - 12 with learning disabilities and ADHD.
    2. Worked toward and achieved The Academy at SOAR becoming an AdvanceD/Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) accredited private school.
    3. Consulted with both prospective and current parents to develop the most effective educational program for their children.
    4. Trained and mentored seasonal staff members in how to best meet the needs of students.
    5. Created and organized an academic teaching schedule for the academic team and multiple teams of students.
    6. Coordinated academic achievement testing for students grades 6-12 utilizing the Stanford 10 in reading and mathematics.
    7. Established baseline data for a new school that was new to testing, data, and data analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Academic Director Resume

Headline : To secure a position within an educational institution where I can effectively: apply my education, training, and professional work experience to contribute to the institution's development, productivity, and profitability. assist the institution in accomplishing its mission, vision, and values.

Skills : Extensive Tutoring Experience, Education, Health And Wellness.

Description :

    1. Managed academic operations, including scheduling courses for teachers and students, teacher training, student concerns, and grade reports.
    2. Maintained constant communication with Academic Dean to report progress identifies issues and allocation of resources.
    3. Actively participated in all adult learner's success initiatives, student persistence.
    4. Worked closely with Student Advisors, Academic Dean, and faculty to monitor student retention and attendance.
    5. Ensured compliance with program accrediting regulatory bodies ARC-ST, ACIC.
    6. Conducted detailed analyses of student data, assessing and identifying training and skills deficiencies.
    7. Trained and evaluated the performances of students for specific tasks at the required proficiency levels.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
EdD In Organizational

Academic Program Director Resume

Summary : Academic Program Director of Operations and Student Services. A Focused Strategic planner and student relationship management expert who works exceptionally well integrating different groups to achieve a common goal along with excellent teaching and problem solving capabilities. Takes difficult subjects and breaks them down into doable, understandable parts.

Skills : Administrative Support, Microsoft Office, Professional Presentations.

Description :

    1. Provided quantified results over a spectrum of situations to minimize dependence on intuition.
    2. Engaged in professional growth activity and faculty development in accordance with ACICS.
    3. Provided faculty with opportunities for professional development.
    4. Designed and implemented new curriculum for the Surgical Technology Program.
    5. Created and managed all academic programs for primary and secondary academic material.
    6. Oversaw the delivery and effectiveness of the instructional staff.
    7. Developed and implemented pipeline for recruiting, training, and retaining high- quality instructors.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master's In Counseling

Academic Director Resume

Headline : Demonstrated achiever with extensive knowledge of instructional design. Passionate and creative problem solver and team member. Combined 15 plus years of proven success in education and business services. Experience in education with low- to moderate-income families and convening large-scale, collaborative networks.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Management, Adobe Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Managed 70 instructors (430 students), instructor supervisors (4), and staff at six locations.
    2. Responsible for instructor supervision and teacher evaluations, overseeing curriculum, billing and payroll, personnel, facilities, and interviewed/hired all personnel.
    3. Worked as an adult ESL instructor at the center along with varied administrative duties.
    4. Managed college consultation programs for high school students, college students, and international students.
    5. Created and managed the student volunteer programs with the community.
    6. Established and managed policies for accurately tracking and documenting student academic performance and welfare.
    7. Managed the International Studies Abroad program.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Doctorate (Ed.D.)