Associate Vice Chancellor, LSC Online (17001351)

Lone Star College - Houston, Texas - Full time

Lone Star College - Houston, Texas - Full time

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Lone Star College-University Park

Associate Vice Chancellor, LSC Online (17001351)

Position Summary:

The Associate Vice Chancellor, LSC Online position reports to the Executive Vice Chancellor and provides overall strategic leadership and administration for all aspects of LSC Online through a centralized model. Responsible for strategic planning, development, implementation, and review for quality assurance of online instruction and support services. Works collaboratively with institutional stakeholders to ensure support and success of faculty and students who utilize online learning. The successful candidate should demonstrate a deep working knowledge of the current online learning environment, vision to forecast trends, ability to develop a go to market strategy, comprehensive knowledge of growing channel business and growing online through a corporate college model and internet marketing.

Job Functions:

Provide strategic vision and long-term operational leadership for LSC-Online and all related programs and services; actively engages in strategic planning and strategic enrollment management planning and execution

Raise the system’s local, national and international profile and bring renewed confidence to LSC-Online; serve as institutional lead for growing online programs and develop state-of-the-art practices in conjunction with institutional marketing, campuses and LSC Corporate College develop and implement strategies that effectively and comprehensively market LSC-Online to internal and external markets; serve as thought leader for online innovation to expand process and accessibility of online programming for a virtual high school, homeschool, and online training and development for business and industry

Model exemplary leadership behavior; develop and implement annual budgets for LSC-Online and maintain a high performing team committed to collaboration, innovation, communication, continuous improvement, and informed planning

Provide oversight for online student services; assure reliable and responsive technology for delivery of courses and training; research and anticipate changes impacting instruction; facilitate online course design and evaluate through regular communication with stakeholders

Monitor online and video conference courses to ensure quality, ensure that faculty provide a strong, student-focused educational environment through consistent adherence to course rubrics, student competencies, and course pedagogy; lead faculty online certification through the design and delivery of online certifications; work with LSC campuses to assess and determine supports needed to improve quality of online curriculum, evaluation of courses and student readiness for online learning

Communicate with college instructional deans, student support services and other stakeholders to coordinate support for online faculty, students, and potential students in an attempt to make the entire online education experience more user-friendly, effective, and seamless

Develop strategic enrollment management strategies to convert prospective students from online chat inquires and other online contacts to enrollees in face-to-face, online or hybrid courses and programs

Implement and evaluate online orientation to strengthen and continually develop faculty and staff to ensure greater student success, retention and completion

Identify and research new revenue streams, market academic programs, lead all distance education recruitment and retention efforts, day-to-day operations, and develop and enhance external partnerships to grow and sustain key online initiatives

Understand and maintain compliance with all state and federal laws and regulations pertaining to distance learning, including State Authorization, NCSARA, SACSCOC and American with Disabilities Act

Successful development and management of LSC-Online training and development model (channel marketing) and provide fiscal oversight of all Internet and direct-to-consumer marketing campaign

Use of data analytics to inform and update stakeholders on progress towards enrollment and retention goals

Responsible for executing all duties as assigned

Responsible for other reasonable related duties as assigned




Master’s degree and at least 10 years of related work experience, at least 5 years in a management or director-level position or equivalent combination of education and experience

How to Apply:


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Lone Star College is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and one of the fastest-growing community colleges in the nation. Not only great in size, LSC is a key driver and growing contributor to the local and regional economy with an annual economic impact of $3.1 billion.

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