Project Management Course Instructor

Location
Irvine, CA
Posted
Jul 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
  • Division of Continuing Education - Corporate Education


  • RECRUITMENT PERIOD



    Open date: September 6th, 2016

    Last review date: December 5th, 2016
    Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

    Final date: September 5th, 2017
    Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


    DESCRIPTION


    Classroom teaching positions are now available in the Project Management Certificate Program on-site at a client location in Baltimore, MD area.

    We are seeking qualified applicants possessing current knowledge and/or teaching experience in the topic of Project Management.

    Specific Instructor Duties
    •Develop and/or update course syllabi in consultation with the UCI Division of Continuing Education (DCE) Program Director as assigned and using approved syllabus template
    •Prepare and deliver course materials and learning assessments in the assigned format
    •Utilize the Canvas Learning Management System as the course support platform
    •Communicate teaching objectives and specific learning outcomes to students, and clearly outline the grading policies for the course
    •Evaluate student achievement of specific learning outcomes, and assign grades
    •Post final student grades to the transcript system by set deadlines
    •Respond to student questions and learning needs in a timely manner
    •Handle student inquiries about final grades and consult with Director as needed
    •Stay current regarding the professional body of knowledge in the field of practice
    •Participate in required orientations and complete mandatory training programs by deadlines established by UC Irvine
    •Complete required administrative tasks in a timely manner including: completing all hiring paperwork; submitting updated quarterly syllabi; posting bio and photo on the UCI DCE website; signing quarterly contract; ordering required texts; communicating AV and classroom needs
    •Employ culturally competent teaching methodologies in the classroom inclusive of both domestic and international student populations
    •Allow students to review their final exams/papers for up to 13 months following the last class session
    •Use subject-matter expertise and leverage additional resources appropriately to enhance the curriculum (i.e.: make arrangements for guest speakers, etc.)
    •Design interactive and motivational classroom activities to fully engage participants and to reinforce student learning
    •Update materials periodically, and regularly monitor course evaluations in order to make adjustments and improvements to the curriculum

    Our curriculum is constantly updated and tailored to bring students the background, expertise, and business practices to remain competitive and advance their careers. Taught by qualified practitioners, our courses feature practical applications, underlying rationale, and current issues, all of which can be immediately utilized in and applied to our students' work environments.

    We are looking specifically for potential instructors who are qualified to teach all knowledge areas of Project Management as early as fall quarter (beginning October, 2016):

    Qualifications

    Basic Qualifications

    Advanced degree from an accredited institution
    Current PMP certification

    Additional Qualifications
    8-10 years of professional work experience in a Project/Program Management role
    Current knowledge of and demonstrated proficiency in subject area
    Must be committed to the highest level of academic standards and integrity
    Highly effective oral and written communication skills, including the ability to convey conceptual and complex ideas and information
    Highly effective interpersonal skills
    Proficiency in (or willingness to learn) the use of instructional technology and online teaching tools
    Current participation in professional associations
    Comfort in dealing with working professionals

    Preferred Qualifications
    Experience designing/revising curriculum and measuring student performance
    College-level teaching experience (or the corporate equivalent)

    Detailed course descriptions can be accessed here: https://ce.uci.edu/pdfs/brochures/PROJECT_MGMT_brochure.pdf

    To apply for this position, please click this link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF03700

    Individuals hired to teach these courses must understand that all such agreements with the University are made on a course-by-course basis and that the Instructor will be made no guarantee of continual involvement with the University in any capacity.

    The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
    The Corporate Education Department is a leader in employee development and education, locally and across the globe. We deliver educational courses and programs on-site and online to our clients; developed around the unique industry and needs of each organization. Our students are in full time working positions and are seeking additional education that will enable them to update their skills, support a new company initiative, or prepare for industry certifications or exams. We are seeking world-class instructors who are experts in their fields, with extensive hands-on experience as business professionals and community leaders. Applications to teach are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year to both fill immediate program needs, and to increase the depth of the instructor pool for future needs.
    Job location Baltimore, MD
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    More information about this recruitment: https://ce.uci.edu/corporate/default.aspx


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