Essential Functions: This position will coordinate the administration of Labor@Wayne programs, non-credit classes, workshops, webinars and other events/activities. Under the direction of the director of the Labor Studies Center, this position will research, develop, modify and teach labor and employment related non-credit classes and workshops, provide educational and technical support to workers, labor organizations, management and the public promoting the mission of Labor@Wayne, and function as a liaison between Labor@Wayne and its community stakeholders.ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONSResearch, develop, modify and teach non-credit labor and employment classes on-line and on and off the Wayne State University campus.Appraise and review current non-credit classroom labor curriculum and assess its viability as an on-line course or workshop and make recommendations to modify curriculum for the on-line format.Coordinate the administration of Labor@Wayne programs, conferences, non-credit classes, workshops, webinars and other events/activities.Perform regional, national and global research based on current issues impacting workers, especially those represented by labor organizations.Ability to drive to sites throughout southeast Michigan and northern Ohio to deliver educational programs and/or provide technical support.Other administrative duties as assigned.This is a subsidy conditioned appointment.
Qualifications: Bachelors degree required for level 1. Masters degree required for level II. Masters degree in education, labor and employment relations, or labor studies preferred.Experience in curriculum development.Experience working with Canvas, and other on-line educational tools.Excellent written and verbal communications skills.Strong administrative skills.Computer and MS Office or 365 literacy.
Internal Number: 76_208598
About Wayne State University
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.