Director of Online Learning
Hugh Downs School of Human Communication
The Hugh Downs School of Human Communication (HDSHC) seeks a director of online learning at the rank of senior lecturer or principal lecturer. The duties of this position include oversight, implementation, and program improvement for our existing undergraduate online degrees: BA, BS, Minor in human communication, and curriculum support of the BA in Business Communication in the WP Carey School of Business. To be successful in this position, you should have strong leadership abilities and excellent organizational skills. This position requires an extensive understanding of undergraduate Human Communication curricula and Demonstrated leadership with online education; specific to programs of equal or greater size than HDSHC experience teaching or administering online courses. Although heavily administrative, this position will also include online teaching. Beyond fulfilling the current duties of the HDHSC director of online learning, our goal is to hire someone who can move our online programs into innovative and new areas and work with ASU Learning Enterprises to create opportunities for program growth, access to our degrees for diverse learners, and ongoing student access to HDSHC research and teaching. The position requires regular in-person interaction with a range of stakeholders on the ASU Tempe campus. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible position renewable on an annual basis contingent upon satisfactory performance, availability of resources, and the needs of the university. The anticipated start date is the beginning of the Spring 2023 semester, which formally begins on Monday, January 9, 2023.
The Hugh Downs School of Human Communication offers BA, BS, MA, and Ph.D. degrees. The School is composed of approximately 26 interdisciplinary faculty and 32 instructors who teach and study health communication, intercultural communication, interpersonal communication, organizational communication, performance studies, and rhetoric. The online BS and BA degrees include core courses in human communication, emphasis areas in organizational and interpersonal communication, and a variety of electives that reflect the research and teaching excellence of our award-winning faculty.
How to Apply
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Application materials should be sent electronically using this link: http://apply.interfolio.com/111576
The initial deadline to apply is August 15, 2022 – September 28, 2022 If not filled, applications will be evaluated every week thereafter until the search is closed.
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