Support and Research Coordinator 2U, Inc.
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In partnership with the University of Southern California, 2U has launched a high quality and innovative Master of Social Work (MSW) degree program delivered online. The mission of the USC School of Social Work is to prepare competent and knowledgeable social work practitioners who can provide leadership in complex and culturally diverse urban settings in regional, national and global contexts.
The Research Assistant will be responsible for researching appropriate Social Service organizations for potential internship sites. The research process consists of initial web research, data entry into contact management system (Salesforce), assignment of tasks to Regional Coordinators and initial outreach calls. Each researcher will research and outreach to 20-40 agencies per student, to ensure students receive the highest quality ?match?.
Research and initial outreach Social Service agencies
Creation of agency and contact records in SF and assignment of follow-up tasks
Identify and pre-qualify field instructors and sites (MSW on staff, 50% direct practice)
Communication with Regional Coordinators
tasks and projects
Highly organized individual able to multi-task and manage multiple projects at one time
Enthusiasm and the ability to thrive in an atmosphere of constant change
Strong web research skills
Professional phone and web research skills required
Salesforce experience a plus
Social Work/clinical experience a plus
Comfortable working in a
Founded in 2008 by a unique team of education veterans with unparalleled experience, 2U, Inc., formerly known as 2tor, Inc., partners with preeminent institutions of higher education to deliver rigorous, selective degree programs online to students globally.
2U supplies universities with the tools, expertise, capital, and global recruiting needed to build and support programs of quality and scale.
Technology: 2U develops state-of-the-art technology platforms that give universities the ability to deliver traditional offline curricula in a unique online learning environment.
Instructional Design: Our instructional designers work closely with faculty to translate classroom courses into a compelling combination of synchronous and asynchronous online and real-world experiences, using the best educational and social technologies available. We work side-by-side with professors to evolve those courses. We make improvements as usage and learning patterns emerge and new technologies become available.
Infrastructure: 2U provides the support infrastructure and the logistical components of our partners? online programs. This includes comprehensive student support services from enrollment through graduation and beyond, as well as practical learning experiences in communities around the world.
Resources: 2U makes an upfront investment of over $10 million in each of our partner programs. By supplying capital and global marketing capabilities, we enable universities to give high-performing students around the world a transformational educational experience.
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