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TECH FELLOW POSITION OPEN

posted Jun 29, 2012, 9:25 AM by Patrizia Magni   [ updated Jun 29, 2012, 9:29 AM ]
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Academic Computing Services is hiring for a TECH FELLOW position effective Fall 2012. This position requires the tech fellow to support faculty with theTC Moodle teaching and learning platform and all the TC apps offered at TC http://www.tc.edu/tcapps (e.g. Web Conferencing with Adobe Connect, the SmartBoard, Second Life, Alfresco, Mahara, iTunes U, etc.) 

 The tech fellow will help faculty with their courses as well as prepare on-line and off line help documentation and give workshops to demonstrate how the platforms can be used effectively. This would be someone whose technology and communicative skills are strong, but more importantly, someone who is who is highly motivated to learn and work with state of the art systems and experiment with new technologies. 

 We are looking for an excellent communicator, a good collaborator, a quick independent learner, a reliable and flexible individual. Our goal is to maintain a cohort of students with advanced knowledge and expertise in technology who learn and work collaboratively as well as independently. We trust that by working with faculty, the tech fellow can identify and communicate effective pedagogy using new technologies, propose enhancements and improvements. 

Time commitment is 17 hours a week, attendance to training and weekly meetings sessions is mandatory. There will be a stipend and tuition exemption associated with the position.

In order to be considered for this position you need to be a current student at TC and be available for at least 4 semesters. We encourage students from any department to apply. 

If you are interested in the position please send cover letter and CV to Patrizia Magni pm257@tc.columbia.edu. Only applications sent from your TC Gmail address verified account will be considered.

Interviews will begin after July 4th.

Academic Computing Services
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