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: MESc or MEM from the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies or MBA from the Yale School of Management. Experience with online learning at Yale. Conference planning and coordination. Experience working with complex partnerships.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: MESc or MEM from the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies or MBA from the Yale School of Management. Experience with online learning at Yale. Conference planning and coordination. Experience working with complex partnerships.
Required Skill/ability 5:
Experience researching market gaps for program design.
Posting Position Title: Online Education Specialist
Required Skill/ability 3:
Experience working with academic institutions in emerging markets.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: CBEY Online Programs Manager
Required Skill/ability 1: Experience with developing online learning tools.
Required Skill/ability 4:
Video production and web-authoring.
Required Skill/ability 2:
Significant experience coordinating work across Yale schools, academic departments and administrative departments.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field and three years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 59271BR
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