1. Researches and identifies new trends in online learning technology, design and practice. Makes recommendations to enhance and grow the program. 2. Conducts research on business aspects of potential new online learning project and makes suggestions on business models for new online learning projects. 3. Represents online learning initiative during faculty recruitment periods. 4. Provides assistance for various online learning initiatives beyond for-credit distance programs (i.e., free and open distribution projects). 5. Serves as a primary technical support provider. 6. Assists in the preparation of course materials for online distribution, uploading and organization of course materials, and production of digital resources that will be easily accessible online. 7. Designs, develops and deploys appropriate assessment tools to measure and evaluate all critical aspects of the online course environment. Researches and develops all necessary materials and benchmarking tools to obtain institutional approval for online courses. Participates in ongoing assessment of the effectiveness of the online course materials. 8. Manages all online course development initiatives to ensure that program resources will meet expectations, while meeting schedule timeline and budgetary targets. 9. Provides expert advice on effective and efficient online teaching practices. Develops specialized faculty training materials as needed. 10. Manages relationships with external vendors involved in the production and delivery of courses. 11. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Master's Degree in a related field. Experience developing online education programs.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Master's Degree in a related field. Experience developing online education programs.
Required Skill/ability 5: Advanced knowledge of MS Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint). Fluency using online learning platforms, accessibility tools, and admissions, payment processing, video editing, CRM, etc.
Posting Position Title: Online Education Specialist
Required Skill/ability 3: Flexibility and good judgment. Ability to balance projects with multiple teams, timelines, and needs.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Online Education Program Administrator
Required Skill/ability 1: Outstanding written and verbal communication skills. Marketing and public speaking skills.
Required Skill/ability 4: Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Ability to interact and collaborate with all levels of staff, faculty, students, and external partners and vendors.
Required Skill/ability 2: Excellent planning, organizational, and project management skills. Meticulous attention to detail, including budget management. Strong synthesis and documentation skills.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field and three years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 52602BR
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.