Careers @ ACG


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The College is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, colour, race, nationality, ethnicity, faith, disability, sex, marital status, or sexual orientation. The College strives to maximize valuable talent and potential, and eliminate unconscious bias, prejudice and stereotyping in the workplace.

Job applicants are assessed according to criteria such as suitable qualifications for the positions(s) available, experience, personal skills, ability, potential, and performance in interviews and on employment tests, and receive impartial treatment regardless of age, gender, color, race, nationality, ethnicity, faith, disability, sex, marital status or sexual orientation.

CAREERS @ ACG

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at Deree – The American College of Greece. Deree seeks high-achieving, student-centered individuals to join our community of faculty and staff.

If interested in applying for a position at Deree, applicants should submit a letter of interest and resume. Screening of applicants will continue until positions are filled.

ONLY APPLICATIONS ADDRESSED TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE WILL BE CONSIDERED: HIRING PROCEDURES DO NOT INCLUDE INTERMEDIATE ENTITIES OF ANY SORT.

All current vacancies at Deree are posted below on this page.


 

Position: Full-Time Faculty (Assistant Professor) in Economics

 

The School of Liberal Arts & Sciences at Deree-The American College of Greece is seeking a full-time faculty member (at the rank of Assistant Professor) in Economics. Full-time faculty members teach eight courses per year, engage in scholarship, and are active members of the department, school and College.

Required Qualifications:

  • A Ph.D. in Economics or Business from an accredited institution. At least one degree from a a US or UK accredited institution.
  • Teaching experience, preferably at a US or a UK higher education institution.
  • Excellent communication skills in the English language.
  • A strong publications record.

General Skills:

  • A commitment to student-centered learning
  • Very good interpersonal skills
  • A strong interest in an interdisciplinary approach to economics / business
  • Ability to initiate, develop and deliver high quality research

Application Deadline: Open until a suitable candidate is identified.

Anticipated Start Date: September 1, 2018 OR January 2019

Application Instructions: Applicants should submit the following materials to [email protected], indicating Economics Position in the subject line:

  • A cover letter describing previous related experience and scholarly interests
  • A current CV
  • Contact information (name, e-mail address, telephone number) for at least three persons who can provide a professional reference.

Position: Full-Time Faculty (Assistant Professor) in International Business

 

The School of Business at Deree-The American College of Greece is seeking a full-time faculty member (at the rank of Assistant Professor) in International Business. Full-time faculty members teach eight courses per year, engage in scholarship, and are active members of the department, school and College.

Required Qualifications:

  • A Ph.D. in International Business or Business from an accredited institution. At least one degree from a a US or UK accredited institution.
  • Teaching experience, preferably at a US or a UK higher education institution.
  • Excellent communication skills in the English language.
  • A strong publications record.

General Skills:

  • A commitment to student-centered learning
  • Very good interpersonal skills
  • A strong interest in an interdisciplinary approach to economics / business
  • Ability to initiate, develop and deliver high quality research

Application Deadline: Open until a suitable candidate is identified.

Anticipated Start Date: September 1, 2018 OR January 2019

Application Instructions: Applicants should submit the following materials to [email protected], indicating International Business Position in the subject line:

  • A cover letter describing previous related experience and scholarly interests
  • A current CV
  • Contact information (name, e-mail address, telephone number) for at least three persons who can provide a professional reference.

Position: Full-Time or Associate Faculty in International Tourism and Hospitality Management

 

The School of Business at Deree – The American College of Greece seeks a full-time or associate faculty member to teach courses in Tourism and Hospitality Management. Full-time faculty members teach eight courses per year, engage in scholarship, and are active members of the department, school and College. Associate Faculty members teach six courses per year and provide service to the department and College.

Required Qualifications:

  • A Ph.D. in Tourism and Hospitality Management or related degree from an accredited institution. At least one degree from a a US or UK accredited institution.
  • Teaching experience, preferably at a US or a UK higher education institution.
  • Excellent communication skills in the English language.
  • A strong publications record (for the full-time position).

General Skills:

  • A commitment to student-centered learning
  • Very good interpersonal skills
  • A strong interest in an interdisciplinary approach to economics / business
  • Ability to initiate, develop and deliver quality research

Application Deadline: Open until a suitable candidate is identified.

Anticipated Start Date: September 1, 2018 OR January 2019

Application Instructions: Applicants should submit the following materials to [email protected], indicating International Tourism and Hospitality Management Position in the subject line:

  • A cover letter describing previous related experience and scholarly interests
  • A current CV
  • Contact information (name, e-mail address, telephone number) for at least three persons who can provide a professional reference.

 

 

Position: Part-time instructor in Graphic Design-For the course Branding and Packaging Design (L6)

The Frances Rich School of Fine & Performing Arts at Deree-The American College of Greece seeks a part time instructor to teach the undergraduate course Branding and Packaging Design (L6)

Required Qualifications:

MA in Graphic Design / Visual Communication, Branding or equivalent field with at least one degree from a US or UK institution. PhD or MFA helpful. Eligible for Ministry of Education registration number.

Knowledge:

  • Specialized and broad theoretical and practical knowledge in the area of Branding and Packaging Design.
  • Significant professional experience and practical knowledge in the field of Graphic Design or Visual Communication.

Experience:

  • Teaching Experience in higher education in the field of Graphic Design / Visual Communication.
  • Proven track record as a design professional with knowledge of practice-based research.
  • Evidence of development and delivery of Graphic Design-related projects with emphasis on Branding and Packaging.

General Skills:

  • Ability to contribute to the curriculum of related areas in graphic design.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in the English language.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Course administrative and organizational skills.
  • Ability to initiate curricular development and deliver effective teaching.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Commitment to student-centered learning.

Anticipated Start Date: Spring 2019

Application Deadline: March 23, 2018

Application Instructions:

Please submit the following materials to: [email protected], indicating Graphic Design part-time instructor (Branding and Packaging) in the subject line.

  • A cover letter describing previous related experience and scholarly interests
  • A current CV
  • Contact details (name, e-mail address, telephone number) of at least three persons who have known you in a professional context)

Position: Assistant Accountant – Client Services Position

The American College of Greece seeks a candidate for the position of Assistant Accountant.
Required Qualifications:

  • B.A degree in Accounting/Economics/Business from an AEI or TEI.
  • Two to four years’ experience in accounting – client services required.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English (The interview will be in English).
  • Excellent communication skills – communication with clients required.
  • Very good knowledge of Excel.

Anticipated Start Date: May, 2018
Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate has been identified.
Application Instructions: Applicants should submit the following materials to [email protected], indicating “Assistant Accountant Position” in the subject line:

  • A cover letter describing previous related experience
  • A current CV
  • Contact information (name, e-mail address, telephone number) for at least three persons who can provide a professional reference

Position: Part Time Instructor in Big Data & Advanced Machine Learning (CVs for future Openings)

The School of Graduate & Professional Education at Deree-The American College of Greece is building a pool of qualified instructor candidates for any future openings in Machine Learning and Big Data.
Required Qualifications:

  • PhD in Machine Learning or Big Data. Eligible for Ministry of Education registration number.
  • English language fluency
  • Practical and theoretical knowledge in Big data (e.g. Apache Hadoop, or Apache Spark), and machine learning (e.g. Deep learning, Sequence learning).
  • Experience in teaching in higher education in the areas of Big Data or Machine Learning
  • Proven track record as researcher in Big data and Machine Learning.

General Skills:

  • Ability to contribute to the curriculum of related areas.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in the English language.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Course administrative and organizational skills.
  • Ability to initiate curricular development and deliver effective teaching.
  • Ability to work independently and as a part of a team on research and teaching programs.
  • A commitment to student-centered learning

Anticipated Start Date: January 2019

Submission Instructions:

Applicants should submit the following materials to [email protected], indicating Part-Time Instructors in Big Data & Advanced Machine Learning in the subject line:

  • A cover letter describing previous related experience and scholarly interests.
  • A current CV.
  • Contact details (name, e-mail address, telephone number of at least three persons who have known you in a professional or research context).

Position: Content Manager, Writer, Editor– ACG Advancement Office

Reports to: Executive Director of Development & Alumni Relations

The Content Manager is responsible for creating, managing, implementing and editing content for the Advancement office.
The preferred candidate will work with the Advancement team, as well as college-wide staff where needed to support the Advancement office communications, fundraising material, storytelling and goals.

Responsibilities:
The Content Manager will be responsible for creating content and/or supporting content creation/editing for the following:

  • Supporting Fundraising solicitation material & proposals, donor publications, stewardship reports etc.
  • Managing the creation of content for The Alumni networking platform ACG Connect – namely alumni interviews, success stories, institutional news, short newsletters, etc.
  • Managing the creation of content for Social media channels, namely the Alumni Facebook page and Linkedin Deree and Pierce Alumni groups
  • Supporting the content creation for the Development & Alumni ACG website section
  • Supporting the creation of Internal and external communications, invitations and special announcements
  • Supporting and/or managing where appropriate the production of material for events & partnerships
  • Supporting the preparation of profiles as needed, for Alumni, donors, prospects, foundations etc.)
  • Supporting the identification of relevant and interesting content
  • Partnering /working with Integrated Marketing & Communications Office so that messages, content, style etc. are in full alignment with ACG’s messaging, stories and style
  • Performing other related duties and participate in special projects as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in journalism, media, communications, English marketing, public relations, or a related field.
  • Excellent writing and editing communication skills. Ideally bilingual in English/Greek
  • 2-4 years of experience in content development, writing, editing, social media or related experience in a comparative field.
  • Expert in MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is a plus

The successful candidate should possess the ability to:

  • Operate independently, exercise sound judgment, and maintain confidentiality.
  • Prioritize, meet deadlines and goals, and present solutions.
  • Establish and maintain good working relationships and effective channels of communication at multiple levels inside and outside the organization with a proven ability to successfully interact with a diverse group of people.
  • Exercise a high degree of sound judgment, with a commitment to confidentiality.
  • Quickly learn about ACG’S history, mission, demographics, alumni, donors and partners ecosystem, current programs, as well as the University culture to be able to create relevant, persuasive and accurate content.

Application Instructions: Applicants should submit the following materials to [email protected] , indicating Content Manager, Writer, Editor– ACG Advancement Office in the subject line:

  • A cover letter describing previous related experience
  • A current CV
  • Contact information (name, e-mail address, telephone number) for at least three persons who can provide a professional reference.

Position: Coordinator, Study Abroad

The Office of Student Affairs is seeking a candidate to the position of Coordinator, Study Abroad. This position will be temporary, substituting an employee who is on maternity leave.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree
  • Master Degree will be considered additional asset
  • Fluent in Greek & English
  • Excellent Interpersonal / Communication Skills
  • P.C. literate (MS Office )
  • Customer care oriented
  • Excellent planning and organization skills.
  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure while maintaining calm & friendly demeanor.
  • Team player
  • Well-structured and organized
  • Ability to compile data and develop written and statistical reports.
  • Confidentiality and discretion.
  • Counseling, helping and advising: direction, feedback, critique, referral, and guidance to students (individuals and groups).
  • Promoting student learning & development and study abroad opportunities.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates implementation of student learning and development opportunities: Student Affairs, Outbound Study Abroad Program.
  • Manages the Outbound Study Abroad Program.
  • Plans and implements milestone Student Affairs/Student Life events (Orientations, Activities Fairs, and Student Awards Ceremony).
  • Manages, designs/proposes co-curricular and extra-curricular programming (learning outside the classroom) assuring integration with the academic life of the institution and encouraging student personal growth and development, through development of transferrable skills, and engagement in campus life and the local community.
  • Manages student groups (clubs, organizations) and the relation of Student Affairs with academic societies and identifies educational cocurricular learning opportunities.
  • Maintains relationships with international study abroad partner institutions; cultural and educational institutions; and organizations active in the fields of volunteerism and humanitarian aid.
  • Supports Admissions & Enrollment, providing informational/counseling sessions with parents and prospective students throughout the academic year and particularly during peak time.
  • Maintains/updates website content for all Student Affairs functions.
  • Maintains/updates Student Life protocols & procedures (e.g. Student Life Guidebook, Deree Student Association constitution and bylaws).
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Dean of Students.

Application Deadline: November 30, 2018
Application Instructions:
Please submit the following materials to: [email protected], indicating Coordinator, Study Abroad in the subject line.

  • A cover letter describing previous related experience and scholarly interests
  • A current CV
  • Contact details (name, e-mail address, telephone number for at least three persons who have known you in a professional context.)

Position: College Nurse

Main Responsibilities:

  • Provide medical consultation/care for the ACG community including assessment of illness/injuries, basic first aid, referral to further care and counseling on healthy lifestyles.
  • Provide appropriate emergency response and crisis intervention.
  • Carry out administrative tasks, process medical forms in English and Greek
  • Communicate with an ethnically diverse population of all ages individually and in classrooms.
  • Research and write wellness/healthcare literature

Required Qualifications:

  • Four-year university degree in nursing from a Greek/European University or if from a third country recognition from DIKATSA.
  • A nurse permit from the Prefecture of Athens, and registration with the Nurse Association of Greece.
  • Minimum 5 years post registration experience.
  • Updated CPR Training.
  • Able to work independently without the need for personal and direct supervision.
  • Able to work with a diverse population of various ages and cultures.
  • Excellent oral, interpersonal and written communication skills in English and Greek.
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office applications and researching on internet.
  • Excellent administrative and organizational skills.
  • Must be employable in the European Union/Greece

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in nursing.
  • Experience in Occupational Health and/or Emergency care desired.

Anticipated Start Date: November 1, 2018

Application Procedure: Please submit the following materials to [email protected], indicating Nurse in the subject line.

  • A cover letter in English
  • A current CV in English
  • Contact details (name, e-mail address, telephone number of at least three persons who have known you in a professional context)

Position: Staff Member, Student Success Center

The Office of Student Success is seeking qualified candidates as staff for the Student Success Center.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s degree desirable)
  • Fluency in Greek & English (oral and written)
  • Fundamental understanding of the U.S. higher education system (courses, credits, CI-GPA etc.)
  • Ability to provide consistently friendly and efficient customer service and guidance to students
  • Good interpersonal communication skills and ability to work cooperatively with colleagues from different offices and functions
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Good organizational skills and planning abilities
  • Aptitude for problem solving
  • Confidentiality and discretion

Responsibilities:

  • Access student information on Blackboard, Jenzabar
  • Handle messaging on promotional Plasma TV’s
  • Producing/processing documents/certificates required by or for students
  • Handle incoming telephone/e-mail traffic and answer or forward to appropriate offices
  • Issue and mail unofficial transcripts to students of both Deree and the Deree Graduate School.
  • Provide guidance and receive all academic forms (petitions etc.) by students and process accordingly.
  • Give out Business Week certificates
  • Receive and process requests for change of student contact information
  • Create and distribute all student ID cards to Deree undergraduate and graduate students
  • Collect medical certificates and distribute athletic facilities use stickers to students when appropriate.
  • Provide Lost & Found services
  • Assist with “Visitor on Campus” requests.
  • Distribute ACG credentials & offer guidance with their activation or replacement
  • Assist students with registration procedures
  • Inform faculty about student absences when notified by ACG nurse(s)
  • Provide student with information regarding contacting their professors
  • Publicize on Blackboard announcements regarding: make-up classes; faculty absences; room changes
  • Distribute Music/Practice rooms keys to authorized students
  • Inform students about graduation procedures, provide appropriate forms, receive and process completed forms for Deree undergraduate and graduate students.
  • Assisting with Commencement.
  • Cooperate with ACG transportation office to effect optimal schedule for shuttle busses based on feedback from students.

 

Application Deadline:November 30, 2018

Application Instructions:
Please submit the following materials to: [email protected], indicating Staff Member, Student Success Center in the subject line.

  • A cover letter describing previous working experience and interests
  • A current Curriculum Vitae
  • Contact details (name, e-mail address, telephone number) of at least three persons who have known you in a professional context

Position: Associate Faculty in History

The School of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Deree-The American College of Greece is seeking an associate faculty member to teach undergraduate courses in the areas of History, Economic History, and Maritime History.
Associate Faculty members have a 3/3 teaching load requirement.
Required Qualifications:

  • A Ph.D. degree from a US or EU institution in a related field is required.
  • Teaching experience.
  • Ability to teach a variety of courses in the above-mentioned fields.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Scholarly engagement is preferred.

Application Deadline: November 9, 2018.

Anticipated Start Date: January 1, 2019.

Application Instructions: Applicants should submit the following materials by e-mail, to [email protected], indicating History associate faculty position on the subject line:

  • A cover letter describing previous related experience and scholarly interests
  • A current CV
  • Contact information (name, e-mail address, telephone number) for at least three persons who can provide a professional reference.