Tk20 Assessment System Unit Administrator Instructor




POSITION:  Tk20 Assessment System Unit Administrator/Instructor. Ten-month position beginning August 2017.

DESCRIPTION:  Reporting to the Teachers College Associate Dean, the Tk20 Unit Administrator will be primary overseer of the Tk20 comprehensive assessment and data system. This system is used by all departments, including the Office of Admissions and Clinical Experiences. CAEP (NCATE), and Title II data for reporting purposes are captured in the system. The Unit Administrator is responsible for supporting all students and faculty in the system by providing user training, technical assistance, and specific software knowledge and expertise. Serving also as the graduate field placement coordinator, the Unit Administrator will ensure that graduate field placement data is collected in Tk20. The Unit Administrator is expected to manage the development, configuration, and distribution of surveys for stakeholder feedback to the unit. The Unit Administrator serves as the communication connection between all users, software developers, and university technology staff. The Unit Administrator is responsible for the creation, organization, and maintenance of Tk20 assessment files and the generation of reports as requested. The Unit Administrator will teach classes as determined by education and experience.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Henderson State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer with a significant commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty, staff and students. An earned master’s degree in education or a closely related field is required. The candidate must be detail-oriented and able to learn and adapt to new technology quickly. Excellent verbal and written communication skills together with organizational, human relations and technological skills are expected. The candidate should be able to deliver training and assistance to new users effectively. The candidate should possess exceptional collaboration and problem-solving skills.

SALARY:  Salary and rank commensurate with experience and qualifications.

THE UNIVERSITY:  Henderson is located in Arkadelphia, a charming, family-centered community of 11,000 residents about one hour southwest of Little Rock on Interstate 30. Nestled in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains, the community is home to two universities, a strong public school system, a thriving medical community, two recreational rivers, and the iconic Lake DeGray and is approximately 30 miles from historic Hot Springs National Park, one of the great American treasures. Please visit or for more information about Henderson and our community.

Teachers College:  Teachers College is comprised of five departments offering undergraduate and graduate degrees: Advanced Instructional Studies & Educational Leadership; Counselor Education; Curriculum and Instruction; Family and Consumer Sciences; and Heath, Physical Education, Recreation, and Athletic Training. Teachers College, Henderson is NCATE accredited.

APPLICATION:  Send letter of application, vita, unofficial transcripts and necessary contact information for five professional references in PDF format by email to search committee chair, Dr. Matthew Sutherlin at

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For optimal consideration, please submit application materials by July 17, 2017. The final applicant for this position will be required to submit to a background screening including a criminal background check pursuant to university policy. The applicant will also be required to provide official transcripts.