Located in beautiful Austin, Texas, this innovative, highly respected organization is seeking to hire an Assistant Director of Faculty Development. This individual will develop and manage educational, training and advancement programs for faculty with an emphasis on integrating technology into teaching, as well as professional and career development and research. Other duties include: to work closely with faculty, administrators and staff to design and implement programs that serve the entire faculty, including the design and facilitation of workshops and online training programs as well as assessment of project requirements and project plans. This will also include identifying vendors and consultants if needed, and supervise and advise staff to implement new strategies and identify resources for transitioning to an online learning focus.
Excellent benefits and a creative team approach to enhance learning outcomes for students combine to enhance this highly desirable opportunity!
Qualified candidates will have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in higher education or a related field. Other qualifications include:
–strong preference for Master’ s level degree.
-experience with instructional technology and understanding of instructional design principles, learning theory, etc.
-experience leading and working with faculty to define and deliver degree programs, ideally in higher education
-strong preference for experience working with faculty and instructors in traditional teaching environments to transition to online learning environments
-experience or understanding of designing mobile, or socialbydesign learning experiences
-previous face-to-face or online teaching experience a plus