Project Management Instructor University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF08289
UCLA Extension is considered one of the top institutions of its kind, offering to more than 35,000 students per year approximately 4,500 classes and non-degree certificate programs to meet the professional development, continuing education and personal enrichment needs of the full spectrum of nontraditional students as well as companies and organizations throughout and beyond the Los Angeles region. Course / Program Description
The Department of Engineering and Technology offers a wide variety of certificate programs and courses including post-baccalaureate credit-bearing (400-level) and continuing education (CEU) credit courses. Course disciplines span engineering and technical management subject areas. UCLA Extension courses and certificate programs offer students the opportunity to learn from highly qualified practitioners who hold advanced degrees and are passionate about teaching and can impart knowledge within their field of expertise. Job Description
Project Management instructor to teach on-site (in classroom in Westwood or downtown Los Angeles) to teach on a quarterly basis and ongoing. We are looking for professionals who can convey their industry experience and knowledge to our students using actual work examples and applications of topics covered in the courses. Industry experience is a must.
Several job openings are available in the Project Management program. Qualified applicants possessing current knowledge and teaching experience in the following topic area(s) are encouraged to apply:
Fundamentals of Project Management
Project Schedule and Cost Management
Project Quality and Leadership
Project Risk and Procurement Management
Project Management Capstone
Leadership and Human Element in Project Management
Project Control and Change Management
Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam Prep Training Instructor Duties:
Develop and/or update existing course syllabus in consultation with the UCLA Extension Program Director as assigned using approved syllabus template
Prepare course materials and learning assessments in Canvas, or update existing ones
Communicate and teach the course objectives and the specific learning outcomes to students.
Weekly and preferably daily interaction with students' discussion posts on Canvas to promote high engagement and collaboration for an optimum learning experience.
Review students' progress through the course and assign timely grading
Respond to student questions and learning needs in a timely manner General Employment Information
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.