Program Manager for Assessment and Distributed Learning

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LogoPosting NumberSTA00618PO20Classification TitleProgram Manager IIInternal TitleProgram Manager for Assessment and Distributed LearningCampusColumbiaWork CountyRichlandCollege/DivisionCollege of Arts and SciencesDepartmentCAS College of Arts and SciencesBand 8Advertised Minimum Salary $73,347Advertised Salary Range$73,347Location of VacancyPart/Full TimeFull TimeHours per Week37.5Work Schedule

Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.

Type of Staff PositionFull-time Equivalent (FTE)Basis 12 monthsJob Search CategoryAdministrativeBenefit Eligibility TypeFull-Time Equivalent (FTE)South Carolina RetirementYesState Insurance ProgramsYesAnnual LeaveYesSick LeaveYesAdvertised Job Summary

The College of Arts and Sciences invites applications for a Program Manager for Assessment and Distributed Learning. Under the supervision of the Director for the College of Arts and Sciences Incubator for Innovative Teaching, this position will manage and oversee assessment activities in the development of distributed-learning courses and programs throughout the college. The employee will provide essential expertise and administrative coordination, working with college leadership, faculty, and staff to promote the University of South Carolina’s vision in excellence in teaching and learning.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)

Master’s degree and 7 years related program management experience, or bachelor’s degree and 9 years related experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctoral degree in educational technology, curriculum and instruction, or a related field.

1 year of teaching experience at the university level.

Experience developing online courses at the university level.

A strong working knowledge of the assessment process as it relates to course development and programs.


Knowledge of higher education pedagogy and theories and best practices in online/blended instructional design and teaching. Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, as well as excellent organizational and data management skills.

Safety Sensitive or Security SensitiveNoHazardous weather categoryNon-EssentialNumber of Vacancies1Desired Start DateIf Research Grant/Time Limited, give end dateJob Open Date10/09/2020Job Close Date10/30/2020Open Until FilledNoSpecial Instructions to Applicant

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

We are only accepting applications submitted by October 30, 2020

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The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, gender identity, transgender status, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have at least a Master’s degree and 7 years related program management experience, or bachelor’s degree and 9 years related experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How does your academic background and professional experience relate to this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have experience with developing online courses at the university level? If so, please describe.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Please summarize your experience with planning processes as it relates to distributed learning and assessment.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * If selected for this position will you be willing to accept the advertised salary?
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. List of References and Contact Information
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    Posted: 10/13/2020
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