Academic Chair, Business Programs


Academic Chair, Business Programs

School of Business

Competition #38-21/22

On Campus in Brandon, Manitoba

Salary: $88,853.63 - $113,421.84 per annum

Assiniboine Community College strives to create exceptional learning experiences for our students while strengthening Manitoba through applied education and research. We are looking for an Academic Chair to lead our business program team.

The Chair, Business Programs, is a key leadership position within the School of Business. The position provides an exciting opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to the ever-demanding field of business. The business programs are offered in several communities throughout Manitoba and are significant contributors to strengthening communities through education. The Chair will ensure Assiniboine is providing an integrated learning experience that is valued by students, enhancing their success and preparing them for their future.

The Chair, Business Programs, is a member of Assiniboine’s management team, accountable for providing academic and administrative leadership, supervision, and direction to support staff and faculty within the School of Business.

With a focus on exceptional learning experiences, the Chair, Business Programs, is responsible for day-to-day operations including: hiring; managing and developing faculty and staff; overseeing curriculum revision processes; and working collaboratively with the Dean and others in academic processes such as program review, program development, capital planning, program promotion in the community, and budgeting. In addition, the Chair, Business Programs will provide leadership for distance education, continuing education, contract training, and international training opportunities at various locations throughout the province.

As the Chair, Business Programs, you will have relevant business-related post-secondary education with experience working in a business environment. You will have a solid understanding of business processes, program and curriculum development, classroom instruction, student advising, and group facilitation. Leadership experience in leading and developing faculty, along with experience preparing, monitoring, and managing budgets, is also an asset.

This competition will remain open until filled.

Assiniboine Community College is committed to reconciliation and ensuring that its policies, practices, and systems are free of barriers. Assiniboine values diversity and promote full participation to ensure dignity, respect, and equal access for all employees.

Assiniboine welcomes applications from all qualified candidates who are legally entitled to work in Canada, including Indigenous peoples, persons of all abilities, members of visible minorities, all genders and sexual orientations, and all other groups protected by the Human Rights Code.

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please forward your resume and cover letter to the address/email/fax information found at the bottom of this page. Requests for accommodations can be made at any point during the recruitment process through the same contacts.

We thank you for your interest. Those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Assiniboine Community College

c/o Human Resources

1430 Victoria Avenue East, Brandon, Manitoba R7A 2A9

Fax 204.725.8736 or email

We thank you for your interest. Those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Job Details

Job Category
Area of Interest
Employment Type
Full-time, Regular
Job Location
Brandon MB