Reporting to the Director of Faculty Teaching Initiatives, the Assistant Director will support the development of high-impact educational development activities, work to promote teaching excellence and equity across the University, and build communities that advance teaching and learning at Yale.
Posting Position Title: Assistant Director Faculty Teaching Intiatives
University Job Title: Assistant Director Faculty Teaching Initiatives
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion in the academic environment.
Required Skill/ability 2: Current knowledge of best practices and emerging trends in teaching and learning.
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated ability to work effectively on individual and collaborative projects.
Required Skill/ability 4: Sensitivity to teaching and learning needs and inclusive teaching issues at a major research university.
Required Skill/ability 5: Excellent oral and written communication skills. Excellent organizational, analytical, and program development skills.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Experience supporting faculty in a research institution. Evidence of participation in scholarship of teaching and learning. Tenure track university teaching experience. Faculty development program experience.
Required Licenses Or Certifications:
PhD or equivalent level degree and 3-5 years university teaching experience.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.