Director in Learning and Teaching Transformation
The University of New England in Armidale, Australia is a regionally based, globally networked university providing an outstanding student experience to approximately 22,000 students (80% whom are online/distance learners) and engaging in outstanding fundamental and applied research. UNE is an award winning university that enjoys an excellent international reputation as a leader in interdisciplinary research and academic innovation, and a well-known culture of creativity and engagement. The University seeks solutions to complex problems in rural and regional Australia that delivers valuable innovations to society and industry more broadly.
The University is now seeking to appoint a Director, Learning and Teaching Transformation who will work closely with the Pro Vice-Chancellor Academic Innovation to lead initiatives around teaching and learning innovation and quality at UNE. UNE strives to offer lifelong learners the most flexible, personal and transformative learning experience in Australia, supported by cutting edge technologies and teaching methods, and by an Australian-wide network of online teachers and mentors reflecting world-class academic, education and professional expertise.
The successful candidate will demonstrate experience developing and managing educational initiatives around curriculum renewal and pedagogies for high-quality learning and student engagement. They will have a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities associated with online learning and learning technologies as well as a commitment to providing high quality student academic support. They will be bold, innovative and enterprising, being prepared to challenge norms and expectations and drive cultural transformation in teaching and learning at an institutional level.
For further information, or for a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Elizabeth Ashby at Elizabeth.firstname.lastname@example.org or on +61 2 8354 4016. Deadline for applications: Friday 2nd November 2018.
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