Interim Director, Instructional Media Services - PA4IT
Interim Director of Instructional Media Services - Advertisement for OLA This is an internal search . ONLY IU Northwest or UITS NW employees are eligible to apply. Indiana University Northwest is seeking to hire an interim Director of Instructional Media Services University Information Technology Systems.
Primary Role Direct and administer the operations of IU Northwest Instructional Media Services including the Instructional Media Center and Classroom Technology Services, and direct the activities of the staff. Develop short and long-range strategies and plans for system integration, design, installation, maintenance, and support of classroom instructional technologies. Consult, corroborate, and collaborate with campus administrators, faculty, and University Information Technologies on areas of instructional support, classroom technology, learning environment design, funding proposals, leveraged buying power, and cooperative ventures. Collaborate and coordinate with other campus and university-wide agencies providing support for technology classrooms. Actively participate in organization and campus-wide planning initiatives and the development of overall strategic plans for classroom technology services, learning environments, and the delivery of instructional media and support to faculty. Review and validate plans for new classroom construction and renovation of current classrooms. Plan, organize, set policy, establish goals and objectives; initiate personnel actions on hiring, promotions, and terminations. Construct operating budgets and monitor, verify, and reconcile the expenditure of budgeted funds. Maintain and cultivate relationships with regional campuses; specifically with the campus Media Center Directors, and relevant campus and faculty committees and task forces. Support the IU Northwest Information Technology department and coordinate the use of various technologies within the classroom and other campus locations.
5 years of related work experience and 2-3 years experience in a supervisory capacity required. Experience in presentation technology operations, client support, and video and multimedia production is required. Excellent interpersonal skills and oral and written communication skills required. Knowledge of analog and digital display devices and evolving technologies is essential. Knowledge of classroom design issues and other learning environments or meeting spaces designed to support use of presentation technology is necessary. Experience in financial planning and management, budget analysis, and project schedule development and management skills are critical and required.
Qualified applicants can apply by uploading their resume and cover letter to the IU Northwest OLA (OnLine Application) system at https://jobs.iu.edu to be considered for this position.
One of eight campuses of Indiana University, IU Northwest, is located in metropolitan Northwest Indiana, approximately 30 miles southeast of Chicago and 10 miles from the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. The campus has a diverse student population approaching 6,000 students and offers Associate, Baccalaureate and Master degrees in a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs in arts and sciences, business and economics, education, nursing and health professions; public and environmental affairs, and social work.
IU Northwest is an equal employment opportunity, affirmative action employer with a commitment to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff by expanding employment opportunities for minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Qualified candidates with an interest in developing and implementing curricula that addresses multi-cultural issues and/or with demonstrated success in working with diverse populations of students are strongly encouraged to apply.
PLEASE NOTE: Your referral status may be subject to change based on whether or not you meet basic qualifications or other required criteria.
Indiana University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment institution.