IT Spec, Centers for Educ Tech

Posted to IASSIST on: 2008-10-07

Employer: Emory University

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Emory University has an opening for an position providing computing support for the social sciences. The position is a mix of IT support (e.g. managing a lab, help with stats software) and research and teaching support (e.g. providing research-methods consultations for graduate students).

Supports all technologies and initiatives for a specific Information Technology Center in the Office of Information Technology (OIT). Consults with faculty to determine appropriate technology use within coursework and research. Tests and evaluates emerging technologies for use across campus. Develops curriculum for faculty technology workshops and outreach programs. Supports creative and innovative uses of technology in academic courses, research, and study. Provides consultation on appropriate technology use, demonstrates best practices, and recommends assessment tools. Manages daily operations of the Center, including supervising and training student employees, assisting students and faculty with various instructional technologies, supporting faculty and graduate student workshops, coordinating with Emory’s General Library, and other strategic initiatives and programs. Performs related responsibilities as required.

Minimum Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree and five years of experience evaluating, testing and/or recommending instructional technology or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Experience in an educational environment preferred. Working knowledge of Ethernet and wireless networks, networked printing, and imaging solutions preferred.

Preferred Qualifications: The preferred applicant will also have some computer programming skills; experience scripting Mac OS X and Unix or Linux; GIS experience; specific experience with Stata, SPSS, and R; and an advanced degree in a social science discipline.

Archived on: 2008-11-10