Requisition ID:  26625

Associate Curriculum Development Specialist

Job Summary

As the Associate Curriculum Development Specialist you will work under immediate supervision while following established procedures and working with other departmental specialists to support the implementation, delivery, and provisioning of assigned undergraduate computer science courses for CS, DS, and AI majors, including lecture, lab, and project experiences. 

 

As the Associate Curriculum Development Specialist, you will, under general supervision work independently and in collaboration with other specialists to plan, implement and coordinate assigned undergraduate computer science courses for CS, DS, and AI majors, including lecture, lab, and project experiences.

 

This is a dual level posting that will be determined by the Hiring Manager commensurate with education and experience.

This position will be a hybrid position where you will work some onsite at the Purdue University West Lafayette campus and some remotely.

 

What We're Looking For:

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or other computing discipline preferred, or other technical or education major
  • No experience required

 

As the P2 Instructional Specialist you will need the above education with the following:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or other computing discipline, or other technical or education major 
  • Minimum of two (2) years of relevant experience

 

Skills Needed:

  • Understanding of the organization and operation of higher education courses, and the function of teaching assistants

 

Preferred:  

  • Understanding of software development, computer instructional laboratories, and pedagogical concepts
  •  Ability to develop presentations used in training teaching assistants
  • Knowledge of the operation of course learning management systems
  • Ability to use content management system to maintain a course website
     

As the P2 Instructional Specialist you will need the above skills with the following:

Skills Needed:

  • General knowledge of computer Science curricula 
  • Understanding of the organization and operation of higher education courses
  • An understanding of the function of teaching assistants
  • Ability to effectively communicate with faculty and teaching assistants
  • Ability to work independently, and with large groups

 

Preferred:  

  • Working knowledge of CS instructional laboratories and general knowledge of computer lab equipment
  • Ability to teach and monitor progress of teaching assistants

 

Additional Information:

  • Purdue University will not sponsor employment authorization for this position  
  • A background check will be required for employment in this position
  • FLSA: Exempt (Not Eligible for Overtime)
  • Retirement Eligibility:  Defined Contribution Waiting Period
  • Purdue University is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply
  • Benefit Statement: Purdue University offers a substantial BENEFIT PACKAGE including medical, dental, and vision insurance as well as a generous paid time off package for sick and vacation days
     


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