Job DescriptionPOSITION SUMMARY:
The Department of Statistics is continuing to grow and we are looking for a new staff member to join our department. We are seeking someone with strong organizational skills for the large-scale planning and organization around the department's course offerings, teaching plan, and course access. Additionally, someone with an appreciation and understanding of best practices in online education to help the department grow its offerings.
List of Duties
INSTITUTIONAL STATEMENT ON DIVERSITY:
Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.
For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion
DEGREE AND AREA OF SPECIALIZATION:
REQUIRED: Master's Degree in one of the following areas: instructional design, curriculum and instruction, education psychology, higher education administration, online education or a related academic discipline. PhD preferred.
MINIMUM YEARS AND TYPE OF RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE:
One year instructional design experience in higher education or business setting.
Evidence of strong organizational skills and managing complex projects.
Evidence of experience with one or more learning management systems.
Evidence of strong writing and communication skills.
Experience working in an academic department related to instructional needs.
Ability to work quickly, accurately and within a constrained timeframe.
Evidence of a collaborative and team-based approach.
Experience in training others in online educational tools.
Background in statistics or data science.
A489000-COL OF LETTERS & SCIENCE/STATISTICS/STATISTICS
Full Time: 100%
APPOINTMENT TYPE, DURATION:
Minimum $49,222 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS:
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To apply for this position you will need to upload a cover letter, resume and contact information for at least three professional references, including your current supervisor. References will not be contacted without advance notice.
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