To support its ambitious growth plans, EHL is currently seeking to recruit a Head of Faculty Development.
Appointment is a full-time position.

Mission of the position:
Leadership for faculty professional development in pedagogy, teaching and learning best practices.  The members of the department will work closely with faculty, community of practices, institute directors, and deanship to facilitate initiatives supporting strategic.

Main responsibilities:

  • Responsible for faculty performance evaluation.
  • Define development program requirements and deliverables. Work with faculty, institute directors, and deanship to build a community of practice around teaching, learning, pedagogical innovation, teaching effectiveness, and innovative teaching practices.
  • Leads the integration of creative and effective learning technologies.
  • Support the enhancement of teaching in “traditional”, hybrid and online courses.
  • Defines and execute measures and KPI to assess the effectiveness of faculty development within the institution.
  • Supports the faculty recruitment process.
  • Creates an environment for best practices exchanges with faculty within and outside the institution.

This is a full time position that requires these qualifications:

  • Master’s or doctoral degree in adult learning or related field.
  • Excellent communicator with strong organization, interpersonal and planning skills.
  • Ability to work in and manage a team and flexibility to work with others in a variety of circumstances.
  • Interest in others and empathy in the approach of issues.
  • Knowledge of adult learning theory and practices including learning styles and methods, distance learning practices.
  • Familiarity with principles and practices of business management (ideally with hospitality management).
  • Fluency in spoken and written English. Fluency in French is a value-added.


Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne
Human Resources Department
Le Chalet-à-Gobet
1000 Lausanne 25
Téléphone : +41 21 785 11 53

Location: 1000 Lausanne 25
Type of contract : Permanent 100%

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