Subject Matter Experts for Item Writers in Accounting for Managers**

Location
Albany, NY
Posted
May 26, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Faculty




Excelsior College, a regionally accredited, virtual, private, nonprofit institution of higher learning is currently seeking dynamic applicants for the position of Subject Matter Experts to serve as Item Writers in Accounting for Managers…

For over 40 years, Excelsior College has been recognized as one of the nation's premier educational institutions providing alternative learning options for adult learners. The College's Center for Educational Measurement (CEM) is currently developing a new MBA product line. One area of focus is Accounting for Managers..



Summary



Item writers construct items (questions) based on detailed specifications provided by CEM. The work can be done from home through a Web interface. As a CEM item writer, we will provide you with the training you need to complete the assignment. Item Writers are compensated for their participation.

Here's what some recent Subject Matter Experts have said about working with us.

“This was an exciting and stimulating opportunity to participate in the development of a cutting edge-edge innovative product poised to transform higher education.” - Cory Kanth, Southern New Hampshire University

“Working with Excelsior is a wonderful opportunity to expand my knowledge and academic skills.” - Christine Errico, University of California, Berkley


Qualifications



Item writers must have the following minimum qualifications:
  • A MBA in Accounting, Doctorate preferred, from an accredited institution.
  • Experience teaching Accounting at the MBA level at an accredited institution of higher education within the past two years.

If you are unable to serve in this capacity, please note that we will also need faculty consultants for participation in the development of other aspects of the MBA product line. So, we encourage you to contact us if you are interested being considered for other roles. Also, if you know of another qualified candidate who may have an interest in writing items, we would greatly appreciate it if you direct them to our application.



Application Information



If you have problems with online submission, please call 518-464-8532. Thank you.

Note: Screening for this position will start immediately and will remain open thirty days from date of posting.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, resume, salary history, and the names of three professional references. Please submit requested information at jobs.excelsior.edu/apply-ultipro:

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