The College of Nursing is seeking applications for a highly motivated, full-time Instructional Technology Consultant. The primary purpose of the person in this position will be to utilize a variety of computer and/or advanced media-based technologies to plan, design, and support both classroom and DE curricula and/or programs/activities which are directly related to the institution's academic mission.
The person in this position will identify, augment, build, and support software that complements nursing educational activities and internal business functions. The person in this position will work collaboratively with the existing technology support team to provide technical support to CON faculty, staff, and students. This position reports to the ECUCON IT Director. The responsibilities of this position include:
Focus on writing and multimedia development and implementation. Contribute expertise and guidance for technology projects with the College of Nursing. Design, plan, coordinate, and manage technology projects.
Manage and update specialized software used by the College of Nursing. This software was written by the College of Nursing for use by the College of Nursing. The programs are utilized throughout the college. These programs include but are not limited to, Cilmanager, used by our simulation labs, an Electron App, used by Student Services for check in, and ConConsole, used to meet multiple needs for Student Services and Counseling, among other things. Development and upkeep of the College of Nursing's website. Work with the College of Nursing's communication officer to craft content and update both college as well as professional info located on the website. Participate with members of the College of Nursing technology team in testing, deploying, and configuring hardware and software employed in support of the college's mission. Participate with members of the College of Nursing technology team in supporting faculty and staff technology deployment in activities related the college's mission.
Evaluate hardware/software equipment and systems related to the college's mission. Research new technologies in relation to online course delivery, multimedia format and delivery, and special projects.
College of Nursing IT Consultant is responsible for planning, writing, and implementing special projects for the College of Nursing. The person filling this role will need a background in programming and development. They will need to have experience and knowledge of current best practices for security and usability. This role is also responsible for upkeep of current software that is necessary to the operation of the College of Nursing. This software includes applications written by the College of Nursing for use in the College of Nursing. The College of Nursing will also need this role to help develop our East Carolina University regulated WordPress site. To do this the IT Consultant will work closely with the College of Nursing's Communication Officer. As with all the IT roles at the College of Nursing our primary directive is facilitating the education of our Nursing students and helping to guarantee their success. To do this we work one on one with their faculty to give them the tools necessary for the job.
Special Instructions To Application:
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the following required applicant documents:
Letter of Interest
List of Three References (noting contact information)
Additionally, an original transcript of your highest degree is required upon hire. If the highest degree is not in nursing, please provide original of highest degree and original of highest degree in nursing.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. For management roles, a minimum of 1 year of supervisory experience is required.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 976138
Organizational Unit Overview:
The mission of the college is to serve as a national model for transforming the health of rural underserved regions through excellence and innovation in nursing education, leadership, research, scholarship and practice. The ECU, College of Nursing continuously strives to create a learning environment and workplace culture that provides opportunity, support, and consideration for all students, employees, alumni, and other stakeholders.
Technology is a significant tool/service at the ECUCON. It is integral to every aspect of the college's mission, from the computers that our instructors, researchers and staff use, to the computer technologies used on our clinical/simulation labs
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.