Senior Course Specialist - DE Support - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah


United States
(JPF26214)

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Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of the Director of Distance Education (DE) Support Services and/or Distance Education faculty or staff, coordinates technical and logistical aspects of DE course delivery. Provides technical course support services for all university faculty and students through phone calls, chat requests, email and personal contact. Assists DE faculty with course updates and maintenance of HTML coded course materials in the learning management system including maintaining the pedagogical and technological quality of online courses designed to standards approved by university’s Instructional Design Committee. Monitors student progress and contacts students to ascertain problems. Tracks technical and academic issues related to DE courses until resolution satisfaction.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with an associate’s degree (or college junior) in a closely related field and two years of directly related experience OR any combination of education and/or experience related to the area of assignment totaling four years.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with an associate’s degree (or college junior) in a closely related field and two years of experience as described above; OR any combination of education and/or experience related to the area of assignment totaling four years.

Knowledge

Knowledge of HTML coding and editing.
Knowledge of online learning management systems.

Skills

Skill in customer service.

Abilities

Ability to apply effective interpersonal, problem-solving, and decision making skills.
Ability to assess technical and logistical course related problems and to assist with solutions.
Ability to communicate effectively to a diverse group or individuals.
Ability to prioritize tasks and manage time effectively for both short-term projects and daily responsibilities.
Ability to maintain confidentiality of student records.
Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

Pay Range

$24,351 to $30,438 annually

Special Instructions to Applicants

Keyword Phrases

  • Support Services
  • Senior Course Specialist - DE Support
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • ONLINE LEARNING
  • Distance Education Programs
  • COMMUNITY COLLEGES
  • Extension & Outreach
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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Associate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
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