Course Coordinator (2 positions available)

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Course Coordinator (2 positions available)School/Division:Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant StudiesOffice:Department of NursingFull-Time or Part-Time:Full-TimeAbout HofstraHofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.Description:The Course Coordinator works directly with the faculty for the Bachelor of Science program. This position is responsible for all educational activities and operations related to developing, planning, and running courses and course components, as well supporting the implementation of new educational initiatives. These are onsite positions; work for these roles are performed on campus.

Job responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to:

•Partners with the faculty to plan and implement the assigned courses and/or course components, ensuring that the specified curriculum and educational requirements are met
•Communicates with course faculty about the instructional plans for teaching sections of the course
•Determines which resources will best fit the specific educational/instructional activities
•Works with faculty to evaluate and improve the methods and delivery of the course materials
•Prepares the course schedule, assembles the syllabi, arranges media services, schedules rooms and facilities for each of the course sessions, and manages student assignments
•Facilitates implementation of the syllabi in the electronic curriculum
•Works with faculty to develop and implement assessment materials and events
•Works with other members of the School and Library in a team-based approach
•Provides support for faculty recruitment.

Qualifications:Bachelor's degree required. Demonstrated ability to plan and manage complex projects; extremely well-organized; capable of working well both independently and as part of a team dedicated to achieving excellence. Ability to work as partner with faculty and with students. High degree of judgment, discretion, and confidentiality required. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Excellent interpersonal skills with staff, faculty, and students. Must be astute and able to recognize issues of concern as they arise, and able to make recommendations to the faculty for solutions and program enhancements. Also needed are administrative skills, above-average attention to detail and experience in completing substantial volume and large variety of tasks while prioritizing activities according to a concept and understanding of the School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies’ curriculum. Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel. Must be able to provide own transportation to and from meetings and classroom sessions when necessary. Heavy workload during assessment cycles may require evening and weekend hours.

Must have extensive computing experience, MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook. Knowledge of Blackboard a plus. Internet savvy.Application Instructions:For consideration, please send a cover letter and resume to:

Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies
Attention: Kathleen Gallo, Dean
160 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
Phone: (516) 463-7489
Email: [email protected]
Voluntary Self-IdentificationAll applicants are invited to complete the three (3) voluntary self-identification formsDeadline:Open until filledDate Posted: 03/31/2021Posting Number: 897152 and 896754




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Posted: 4/1/2021
Application Due: 6/30/2021
Work Type: Full Time