UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK

Senior Academic Technologist

Location
Warwick, Warwickshire (GB)
Salary
£41,526 - £49,553 per annum
Posted
09 Jun 2021
End of advertisement period
09 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK

Senior Academic Technologist
Dept: Statistics
£41,526 - £49,553 per annum
Permanent, Full-time
Location: University of Warwick, Coventry
Ref: 104019-0521

This is an exciting opportunity to lead the strategic educational development of academic technology in the Warwick Mathematics Institute and Department of Statistics.

The postholder will take responsibility for the future direction of how academic technology is utilised and embedded in practice. by designing and implementing initiatives and mechanisms for communication, training, and support.

They will work with a range of stakeholders including academic staff, administrative staff, and students. Leveraging current and emerging technologies they will enhance curriculum delivery, solving complex problems to meet disciplinary requirements. For instance, developing exemplars of best practice, evaluating current processes with a view to enhancements, develop robust, accurate and efficiency assessment processes, developing student self-efficacy in online learning to optimise their experience. The aim is to support and enable the departments to drive improvements in their education while also removing barriers, creating efficiencies, and reducing workloads.

This role is right for you if

  • You are passionate about Mathematical Sciences.
  • You are enthused about the affordances of academic technology in the discipline.
  • You have significant experience enhancing education through technology and online learning systems.
  • You have the aptitude and eagerness to engage with new and emerging technologies.
  • You are an effective independent problem solver and communicator.
  • You can conceive, develop, and implement plans to enable stakeholders at all levels to make effective use of available tools.

Informal enquiries can be addressed to Dr Lynne Bayley, l.bayley@warwick.ac.uk, Head of Student and Teaching Quality (Statistics) or Jen Bowskill, J.Bowskill@warwick.ac.uk, Department Administrator (Mathematics).

Closing date: 9 July 2021.

Interview date: w/c 2 August 2021.

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