Online Learning Strategist, Part Time 2U, Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED This position is part time.
What you?ll be responsible for:
Gaining a deep understanding of 2U's business, technology and instructional model
Synthesizing existing research to support components of 2U's model
Drafting internal white papers and external published articles to document components of 2U?s model
Sharing research-driven best practice with curriculum design teams to impact 2U's menu of pedagogical options
Thinking creatively in terms of how to measure 2U?s own outcomes, e.g. student graduation rates, student job placement rates
Working with internal teams and university partners to design and implement research initiatives to evaluate efficacy and proactively measure outcomes
Voicing and framing the questions for this research study, and thinking critically about how we answer them
You are someone who:
Understands education from a theoretical perspective
Is potentially a former teacher
Has a deep understanding of educational and pedagogical research methods
Can understand our instructional model
Has a high degree of familiiarity with drafting White Papers with relevant external research
Has very strong written, oral and visual communication skills
Works well as part of a team
Wants to be part of an exciting opportunity to be a part of the next generation of online higher education
Enthusiasm and the ability to thrive in an environment of constant change
About 2U, Inc.
2U partners with top-tier universities to deliver rigorous, selective graduate degree and undergraduate for-credit programs online. Founded in 2008 by John Katzman and a team of education veterans, the company provides universities with the technologies, infrastructural support and capital they need to transform their on-campus programs into high-quality, web-based programs. 2U is one of the highest-funded education technology start-ups in the United States. 2U has partnered with prestigious colleges and research universities to deliver the following groundbreaking online programs:
USC Rossier Online: Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Arts in Teaching ?TESOL and Master of Education in Advanced Instruction from the University of Southern California Rossier School of Education
MSW@USC: Master of Social Work (MSW) from the University of Southern California School of Social Work
Nursing@Georgetown: Master of Science degree in Nursing from Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies
MBA@UNC: Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School
MPA@UNC: Master of Public Administration (MPA) from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Government
@WashULaw: Master of Laws (LL.M.) in U.S. Law from Washington University School of Law
MPH@GW: Master of Public Health (MPH) from the George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services
International Relations Online: Master of Arts in International Relations from American University?s School of International Service
Semester Online: For-credit undergraduate program through a consortium of leading colleges and universities
And if you?re ready to help our team (www.2U.com/team) build the next great movement in higher education, consider joining us.
Why It?s Great to Join Our Team
Our Mission ? Transforming & disrupting higher education
Our Culture ? We are a highly energetic, innovative high growth company. We don?t take ourselves too seriously?we have a no asshole policy. We strive to maintain a casual, professional and highly productive work environment for our team. 2U employees enjoy many perks, including the ability to wear jeans to work every day.
Benefits ? at 2U we offer a great benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability and 401k. We also offer paid time off and company holidays. That?s not all! Full-time employees receive a 100% paid tuition benefit for themselves, their spouse and their legal dependents.
Note: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time-to-time, as needed.
2U, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against applicants or employees and ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of their race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship, military or veterans' status, or any other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. 2U, Inc.'s equal opportunity policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, job benefits, pay, and dismissal.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
2U partners with leading colleges and universities to deliver the world's best online degree programs so students everywhere can reach their full potential. Our Platform, a fusion of cloud-based software-as-a-service technology and technology-enabled services, provides schools with the comprehensive operating infrastructure they need to attract, enroll, educate, support and graduate students globally. Blending live face-to-face classes, dynamic course content and real-world learning experiences, 2U's No Back Row- approach ensures that every qualified student can experience the highest quality
Profitable Investors: Novak Biddle Venture Partners All Jobs: at 2U, Inc.
|Headquarters:||8201 Corporate Drive|
Landover, MD 20785
|Company Profile:|| Benefits - at 2U we offer a great benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability and 401k. We also offer paid time off and company holidays. That's not all Employees receive a 100 paid tuition benefit for themselves, their spouse and their legal dependents.
Our Culture - We are a highly energetic, innovative start-up company with room to grow. We don't take ourselves too seriously, and strive to maintain a casual, professional and highly productive work environment for our team. 2U employees enjoy many perks, including the ability to wear jeans to work every day. |
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