Essential Functions: Curate content for professional development programs and training modules both by using content that is already available online and working with experts within the University to produce new content.Create and maintain a repository of training modules within our learning management system.Assist with scheduling virtual and in person professional development sessions for faculty and students. These sessions could be large group, small group, one-on-one, virtual, synchronous or asynchronous.Keep track of the faculty and student participation and be able to readily generate a report for administrative and accreditation purposes.Develop and assist with administration of evaluation of professional development sessions (both at an individual and programmatic levels).Maintain the budget for professional development activities.Regularly explore innovations in this space and bring creative ideas for enhancing the professional development program experience for our faculty.
Qualifications: Master's degree and at least 2+ years of experience in professional development of faculty/teachers. Preference will be given to candidates with Master's degree in education.Strong working knowledge in learning management systems, assembling and evaluating coursesFluency with using digital tools including online assessments, and a high level of comfort discussing and applying educational data with faculty.Understand principles of adult learning and how to apply them to professional development.Ability to manage, monitor, evaluate, and ensure integrity of program implementations.Excellent written and verbal communication skills for both technical and non-technical audiences Strong organizational skills and the ability to set priorities, manage multiple tasks, and complete assignments with minimal supervision. Strong technical skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, and Access. Must be able to simultaneously handle multiple assignments. Willingness to travel
Internal Number: 76_208547
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Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.