To create an optimal learning environment, the University relies on Teaching Assistants to support instructional Faculty by interacting with students in online classrooms that have a large number of students. We are currently in search of a passionate part-time Teaching Assistant to support our online undergraduate level Computer Information Systems class for the upcoming Spring quarter starting April 6, 2020. NOTE: Applications must include copies of unofficial transcripts to receive full consideration.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Analyze student activity within discussions and assessments and choose the appropriate responsesAccurately use the right type of responses based upon training and input from the master instructorAssist in managing generic student communicationsUtilize online learning platform (Blackboard) to communicate with studentsEscalate unique issues to the master instructorAssist with gradingMonitor engagement levels and provide recommendations on the best approach on how to increase engagementOther duties as assignedAdhere to university policies and proceduresEducation:All degrees must be conferred and from an accredited institution to be considered. Master degree in Information Systems, Information Technology or a related field, requiredWork Experience:Previous teaching experience with adult learners, requiredJob Skills:Exhibits sound judgment in making decisionsAbility to lead group discussionsAbility to keep accurate recordsStrong verbal and written communication skillsMust have strong computer skillsOther:Access information using a computerEffectively communicate, both up and down the management chainManage potentially stressful situations in a professional and ethical mannerStrong mental acuityIf you require a reasonable accommodation to complete our application process, please contact our Human Resources Department at Careers@.