New College of Florida is accepting applications for The Director of Educational Technology Services (ETS). Situated on the Gulf Coast of Florida and Sarasota Bay, New College is a nationally recognized, selective public residential honors college with a 10:1 student/faculty ratio. Students are intellectually independent and highly motivated. Undergraduate research/creative work has a central role in the curriculum, and a senior thesis/project is required of all students. New College is committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching and research and encourages collaborative student-faculty scholarship. (www.ncf.edu.) It is no surprise that we’re consistently named a Best Buy school by Forbes and Princeton Review, who recognize our intellectually rigorous academic program, affordable tuition, and numerous financial aid and scholarship opportunities for our students from 40 states and 25 countries.
The ETS Director oversees Educational Technology Services and the Academic Resource Center, and administers Canvas (Instructure), the campus learning management system, and Moodle. This position works with individual faculty to understand the teaching/learning environment, review technological options related to teaching needs, collaborates with faculty to identify technologies that will enhance learning, and trains faculty to use new technology. S/he supports faculty in the evaluation, selection, and use of various instructional technology tools and media services, including distance education, technologies, lecture capture, etc. and promotes the use of effective technology tools to enhance teaching, research, and educational projects.
Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to networking with IT professionals inside and outside NCF, monitoring trends and developments in IT across disciplines and academia more generally, evaluating their suitability for New College's program and evaluating the impact of changing technology solutions on current and future ETS needs. This position also serves as liaison to statewide advisory boards and committees (e.g. Florida Virtual Campus).
New College of Florida is committed to the principles of equal educational and employment opportunities for, and nondiscrimination towards applicants and employees with respect to race, color, religion, age, disability, sex, marital status, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran status, as provided by law, and in accordance with New College’s respect for personal dignity. It is New College’s goal to create and maintain a work and study environment that is positive and free of unlawful discrimination. Further, New College encourages the recognition of diversity of its population and seeks to promote delivery systems, curricula activities, and programs that reflect this diversity in all facets of life at NCF. For more information and to apply, visit www.ncf.edu/employment.
A master's degree and six years experience or a bachelor's degree and eight years of experience is required.