Pasco-Hernando State College
Associate Dean of E-Learning and Instructional Technology
|Job Title||Associate Dean of E-Learning and Instructional Technology|
|Reports to||Senior Vice President of Technology and Distance Education / Chief Information Officer|
|Classification||Managerial and Other Academic Personnel|
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Job TitleAssociate Dean of E-Learning and Instructional Technology
Reports toSenior Vice President of Technology and Distance Education / Chief Information Officer
Provides leadership and support in the design and implementation of academic technology for online, hybrid, blended, enhanced and face-to-face courses. Oversees instruction and curriculum design in e-learning projects, training programs, annual conferences and support services for faculty and staff using technology to improve academic functions throughout the institution.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The following duties are not exhaustive but illustrate the general duties required of the position. Management may require personnel to perform duties other than those contained in this document.
- Directs the strategic planning and college-wide instructional technology and distance education initiatives through the E-Learning Committee.
- Recommends, develops, and implements appropriate guidelines related to e-learning through the Manual for E-Learning at PHSC.
- Manages the preparation of long-range plans and budgets needed to facilitate distance learning functions.
- Oversees instruction and curriculum design in e-learning projects, training programs, and support services for faculty and staff using technology to improve academic functions throughout the institution.
- Consults with faculty and staff to identify, research, analyze, and evaluate new instructional technologies for potential applications to enhance learning outcomes.
- Supports faculty with the maintenance of their online courses and works collaboratively with the Academic Deans in online course development and implementation.
- Serves as a mentor and resource in the design of technology-based instructional delivery systems such as interactive e-learning, multimedia, and instructional videos and materials.
- Facilitates the design, development, implementation, and evaluation of instructional technology systems and hardware.
- Collaborates with all college stakeholders in identifying new markets in distance learning and other technology-related delivery systems, materials, and equipment; makes recommendations regarding the use and purchase of such resources; ensures the appropriate interfacing of technology with instructional delivery.
- Directs the adaption of courses/curricula for alternative delivery systems; ensures that such courses/curricula comply with all college, state, and federal policies (i.e. accreditation requirements, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), copyright laws, etc.) relating to e-learning and distance education.
- Facilitates the planning, coordination and implementation of special workshops and conferences in the use of instructional technologies for faculty and staff; arranges and schedules demonstrations and workshops by vendors that focus on new technologies.
- Provides leadership to and oversight of the Office of E-Learning and Instructional Technology, including the supervision and evaluation of all E-Learning and Instructional Technology staff.
- Serves as the College’s representative on the statewide distance learning council.
- Serves on other committees as assigned.
- Performs all other duties as assigned.
These requirements are a representation of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as an exhaustive list of specific duties and responsibilities. Management may direct employees to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.
Master's degree from regionally accredited institution.
Degree must be in instructional or educational technology, curriculum and instruction, computer science or related field.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Must have a minimum of six (6) years’ experience in instructional design, computer-based training, course development and instruction with six (6) years of project management experience.
- Knowledge of current academic technologies; instructional technologies; authoring languages and systems; instructional design techniques and procedures.
- Strong background in curriculum development, multimedia production, distance learning technologies and web design.
- Higher education experience in distance learning or technology-enhanced courses, including blended and/or online courses.
- Demonstrated experience in management and supervision.
- Understanding and support of the teaching/learning processes and the needs of students and faculty.
- Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication and organizational skills.
The physical expectations of this job are listed below. Terms and descriptions are as defined by the U.S. Department of Labor.
Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently to lift, carry, push, pull or move objects. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally and all other sedentary criteria are met.
Teaching experience in higher education.
Management may assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. Salary and benefits will be assigned as determined by PHSC's Board approved compensation plan. Duty days and assigned hours shall be determined by PHSC. Please contact Human Resources for questions regarding salary determination or benefit eligibility at 727-816-3406.
Pasco-Hernando State College is an equal opportunity and equal access higher education institute that promotes diversity and inclusion in the workplace.