Monthly Archives: October 2015

e-Jobs: Online Faculty in History and Political Science 

Job Requirements

Knowledge:

  • Master’s degree required in history and/or political science.
  • Doctoral degree preferred
  • 18 credit hours of completed course work in both history and/or political science
  • Specific graduate coursework needed in Antiquity to the Renaissance, Early Modern Europe to Present, and Introduction to American Politics.
  • Zero to two years experience in instruction or formalized education process, preferably in a post-secondary or college institution.
  • Membership in a professional association tied to area of instruction preferred.

Source: www.higheredjobs.com

Online jobs in History and Political Science are prizes worth considering. Put your expertise to work! 

e-Jobs: Online Instructor: Design Thinking

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
•Minimum of Bachelor’s degree required (Master’s or terminal degree preferred) or equivalent work experience in the fields of

  • Design Strategy / Design Management
  • Product Design / Industrial Design
  • Business Administration (MBA degree)
  • Other related disciplines within Design / Business

 

Experience working with students online in a distance-learning environment strongly preferred.
•Minimum of 2 years teaching experience at the college level.
•Minimum 2 years of relevant industry experience.
•Evidence of consistent and effective teaching with continuing pedagogical improvements.
•Portfolio of creative, research, professional, school service, and/or community work that demonstrates professional and intellectual achievements.

Source: sjobs.brassring.com

If you understand design (and how to teach online) here’s an opportunity to put your skills to work. 

Professors in Poverty • BRAVE NEW FILMS – YouTube

ITPublished on Oct 26, 2015

Meet Dr. Wanda Evans-Brewer. She has been teaching for 20 years, has a bachelor’s degree, a master’s degree, and a PhD in Education. She is also living in poverty.

Source: www.youtube.com

It’s an age old situation: How do you get paid fairly for doing highly demanding work?

 

Traditional ways of making a living as a teacher are changing rapidly.  This short video will open your eyes to some of the realities of the markeplace.

Web Accessibility MOOC for Online Educators (Fall 2014) | Desire2Learn Open Courses

Many eLearning educators are under-prepared to deal with web accessibility issues. This free MOOC, sponsored by Portland Community College and D2L, provides a free professional development opportunity to help eLearning professionals meet the challenges of addressing accessibility in online learning.

Registration is open from September 29 until November 14, 2014.

Source: opencourses.desire2learn.com

I want to invite all of my online students as well as my online teaching colleagues to this amazing MOOC on Accessibility and Universal Design for Learning.

I completed this course last year and enjoyed it so much I’m signing on again. What I learned in this course has helped me redesign my classes.  This is a rich and nuanced learning opportunity. Don’t Miss it!

I’ve joined the Universities discussion group and hope you will do the same.  I look forward to learning with you all. ~ Dennis

e-Jobs: Online Faculty: Nursing, RN to BSN, Undergraduate School UMUC

Required Education and Experience:
Master’s degree in Nursing from a regionally accredited college/university is required
Unencumbered Maryland State Registered Nurse License OR a multi-state compact license
Five years’ experience in the field of nursing
You must meet the minimum technology requirements, which can be reviewed at https://www.umuc.edu/visitors/careers/facultyrecruit/upload/Adjunct-Faculty-Minimum-Technology-Requirements.pdf
Five year experience in teaching in Higher Education at the baccalaureate level

Source: www.higheredjobs.com

This is a big program with a lot of undergraduate online courses.  Is it right for you?