Staff Position

Curriculum Revision Coordinator

Position Details

Job ID # 19-984
Department College of Adult and Professional Studies
Reports To Director of Curriculum and Faculty Development - CAPS

Position Summary

This 1.0 FTE position provides leadership and support to the revision of curriculum within Northwest University’s online and blended academic programs. This includes managing curriculum revisions with the CAPS Program Faculty Leads.

Essential Functions

  1. Manage the curricular revisions for the CAPS Online, Adult Evening, Northwest Partnership Program, and Extension Campus programs. This includes working directly with faculty, program faculty leads, and the online Learning Management System partner (My Academic Labs-NEO).
  2. Research and address problems faced by faculty and students with existing CAPS curriculum, textbooks, and Learning Management System. 
  3. Copy edit and align curriculum for use by the above-mentioned programs.
  4. Collaborate with the curriculum team verifying textbooks and communicating information regarding events and course offerings. 
  5. Other duties as assigned.

Education/Experience/Skills

  1. B.A. Required; M.A. preferred
  2. Strong proofing and editing skills a must 
  3. Professional experience in education and business an advantage
  4. Experience in managing projects preferred
  5. College teaching experience an advantage
  6. Expertise in MS Excel, MS Word, MS Access, Google Docs, and ability to use PowerPoint desirable.
  7. Outstanding communication and relationships skills.
  8. Ability to work well under pressure with inflexible deadlines.
  9. Understanding of Adult/Professional Studies and Online Education.
  10. Demonstrated commitment to maintaining a safe work environment free of harassment, violence, and unlawful discrimination.
  11. Proven ability to communicate effectively, get along well with co-workers, and deal effectively and professionally with colleagues, including university faculty.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

  1. Work is generally performed indoors in a typical office setting. 
  2. Some weekend/evening work required. 
  3. Travel, including overnight travel, may be required.  
  4. Position works with strictly confidential information.
  5. Frequently required to be in front of a computer screen for long periods of time.
  6. May be exposed to loud noise levels.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: 

The functions are usually performed while standing, but may involve some amount of time sitting, stooping, kneeling, bending, crouching, lifting (max. of 40 lbs.), walking, carrying, reaching, stretching, climbing, perform repetitive motions of the hands or wrists and other movements.  The abilities of seeing, hearing and speaking are also required.  


Lifestyle Standards

Recognize, understand, and agree to live by the spiritual, moral, and ethical standards of Northwest University, as outlined in the Employee Manual.

Application Procedure

Please submit your resume, a letter of interest describing your qualifications, and a completed application form to the Human Resources office. Applications are available online (www.northwestu.edu/jobs), or in the Human Resources Office of Northwest University.

You may submit your package by mail, scan and email, or fax.

Northwest University
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 579
Kirkland, WA 98083-0579
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Fax: (425) 739-0695

Inquiries regarding staff positions may be made to:

Human Resources Office
Northwest University
5520 108th Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98033
(425) 889-5749
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Northwest University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, or disability in admissions and access to, employment, or treatment in its programs or activities. Northwest University is an "At Will" employer.


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