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COORDINATOR, ONLINE LEARNING

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Reference Number 35-26683
Posted Job Title COORDINATOR, ONLINE LEARNING
School Name School of Social Policy and Practice
Org Social Policy & Practice
Posted to the Web 08/31/2017
Posted Job/Salary Grade 026
Employment Type Exempt
Hours 35.00
Position Type Full Time
Position Schedule 9-5
Months 12
Position Length Ongoing
Position End Date
University Overview

The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.

Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.

The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.

School/Center Overview

The School of Social Policy and Practice contributes to the advancement of more effective, efficient, and humane human services through education, research, and civic engagement. In pursuit of this mission, our theory-based masters and doctoral programs in social work, social welfare, nonprofit leadership, and social policy encourage students to think and work across disciplinary lines and cultures as well as across national and international boundaries. https://www.sp2.upenn.edu/

Duties

The position will provide instructional design support directly to faculty. Courses will be in both the fully online and hybrid format. The coordinator will also support video production, when necessary for the delivery of academic content. Additionally, the coordinator will be responsible for project management for online courses and associated programs. In the first year, the focus of the position will be managing course development for the new hybrid delivery based Masters in Nonprofit Leadership. Following the program’s launch the position will continue to support the program, and will transition to work with the office of Educational Innovation to further support programs across the school.

Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree and 3 to 5 years of experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience, are required. A Master’s degree and 2 to 3 years of experience are preferred.
Required
* Minimum three years of progressively responsible experience in online course design and development, instructional technology support for academia, or a related training capacity.
* Ability to work effectively with instructors and graduate student and working professional learners
* Knowledge of the latest in online pedagogies and experience with managing higher education administrative projects
* Knowledge of instructional design technology tools and assessments
* Ability to work in small teams and independently
* Superb attention to detail, excellent communication, and customer service skills
Preferred
* Experience with video production, editing and design
* Background in a social policy & practice related field

Affirmative Action Statement

Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Quick Link http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/postings/30985

Posting Supplemental Questions

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  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Jobs@Penn
    • Contacted by a Penn Recruiter
    • Referred by a Penn Employee
    • Referred by a friend or family member
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Indeed.com
    • Other Internet Advertisement
    • Linkedin
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    • Professional Affiliation/Trade Website
    • Diversity Association/Publication Website
    • Heard about it at a conference or career fair
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    • Recruitment and/or staffing agency
  2. * What is your highest level of education completed?
    • Less than high school education
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Vocational or Technical School
    • Associate's Degree or Two Year College
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • PHD/MD/JD or equivalent doctoral degree
  3. * How many years of experience do you have related to this position?
    • 0 to 1 Year
    • 1 to 2 Years
    • 2 to 3 Years
    • 3 to 5 Years
    • 5 to 7 Years
    • 7 to 10 Years
    • Over 10 Years
  4. * Do you have at least three years of progressively responsible experience in online course design and development, instructional technology support for academia, or a related training capacity?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have experience with video production, editing and design?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Do you have a background in a social policy & practice related field?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents