Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 9:44 PM
The Department of UCIT E: Learning is currently seeking an Assistant Vice President: Enterprise Academic Technologies. Reporting to the VP of Technology/Chief Information Officer (CIO), the selected candidate will direct a cross:functional team of information technology and academic technology professionals. The Assistant Vice President of Enterprise Academic Technologies at the University of Cincinnati provides collaborative leadership for the development and delivery of the enterprise academic technologies roadmap and framework that is strategic, standardized, sustainable, supportable, scalable, and secure. The Assistant Vice President provides leadership in working with the VP Technology/CIO and will lead team members to manage the enterprise academic technology operations of the organization.
The Assistant Vice President of Enterprise Academic Technologies shall work collaboratively with the Vice Provost for eLearning to ensure the enterprise academic technologies ecosystem appropriately supports the academic priorities and needs of the university. The individual will closely coordinate with the Vice Provost for eLearning on a comprehensive set of technology, infrastructure, delivery, and the next generation of digital learning environments. In addition to management of existing enterprise instructional technologies and programs, the Assistant Vice President will deliver campus:wide a state:of:the:art, enterprise:wide academic technology environment that supports quality online, hybrid, and blended courses and the next generation of digital academic environments. Efforts will also ensure the quality and accessibility of the enterprise academic technologies environment through the application of best practices and compliance standards such as Quality Matters; Section 508 of the American Disabilities Act (ADA); and Technology, Education, and Copyright Harmonization (TEACH) Act.
The Assistant Vice President provides leadership, vision, and direction; develops metrics to assess the effectiveness of the enterprise academic technologies ecosystem; promotes a culture of continuous quality improvement; independently anticipates technological challenges and opportunities by developing, implementing and assessing a comprehensive strategic operating plan; build consensus and develop collegial, collaborative working relationships with a broad range of constituencies.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Serve on the Vice President's management team, participating in decisions affecting the units under direct supervision as well as the organization unit as a whole; counsels the VP/CIO on the University's technological challenges and opportunities; serve on various department, division, and university committees; represent UCIT at appropriate university bodies, committees, councils, etc., as requested; plan, direct, provide leadership and execute special projects as assigned.
Ensures the Technology Department is in compliance with federal statutes and regulations, state and local laws, UC policies and procedures, and relevant contractual obligations; develops backup and continuity plans that anticipate emergencies and system problems in order to avoid failures of critical systems.
Plans, prepares, and administers the department budget and exercises proper financial controls
Works closely with IT staff and the VP/CIO to drive the divisions' mission, vision, and objectives; anticipates technological needs in a way that fulfills educational and business requirements; reviews, refines, and establishes processes and protocols to build a strong technological infrastructure and provide exceptional technical assistance; ensures that direct technical support is provided in a professional and timely manner to students, faculty and staff; creates a customer service:oriented culture; recommends process improvement, efficiencies and system to the VP/CIO.
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• Location: Cincinnati
• Post ID: 58462087 cincinnati