Friday , March 17 2023

Jobs at UJ – Academic Staff Development Coordinator

Website University of Johannesburg

Job Description:

The Centre Academic Staff Development is located within the DAPQPASD. It provides theoretically informed, research-based, high-quality guidance and support for academic staff. Current work encompasses the induction of academic staff, both newly appointed lecturers and Heads of Departments; teaching the postgraduate diploma in higher Education, student and peer evaluation of teaching; and the broad goal of promoting excellence in teaching and learning in the UJ through the development of knowledge-based curricula and innovative pedagogies, within a framework of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist academic staff with innovation in teaching, learning and assessment
  • Develop own research to inform practice;
  • Any other duties as required by the Director of the CASD
  • Provide guidance on portfolio development for promotion
  • Assist with the implementation development in teaching and learning in faculties
  • Participate in activities in the Centre and across DAPQPASD
  • Initiate and implement professional academic staff development programmes;
  • Create and implement development opportunities for staff that arise from teaching and module evaluation;

Job Requirements:

  • Commitment to research, preferably in the field of academic/staff development
  • Excellent written, oral and electronic communication skills, especially in English
  • Working knowledge of the South African Higher Education environment

Qualification & Experience:

Job Details:

Company: University of Johannesburg

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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