Online Academic Chairperson: Business Dept. for International Students

Job Opportunity Aston American Univeristy


web red arrowJob Requirements:

  • Provide expertise in the content areas and teach 2-3 courses in the bachelor or master’s programs
  • Online mentoring: Be available to instructors/students for questions and online support
  • Respond to instructor/student inquiries about content, course, learning resource, or assessment
  • Conduct annual performance reviews and class audits for each course
  • Communicate professionally with diverse instructor/student populations around the world
  • Must have prior international teaching experience – preferably with online learners
  • Manage online adjunct faculty: Motivate and empower instructors/students to develop competency in subject areas
  • Research: Gather materials, data and resources from own teaching experiences to enrich programs and suggest new programs in different study areas
  • Report monthly to directors on faculty and student statuses
  • Make suggestions on improvements in procedures and policies
  • Doctoral degree required
  • Teaching experience required – online teaching experience is a plus

web red arrowSkills:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Strong interpersonal skills 
  • Superior organization, prioritization, and self-motivation skills
  • Strong computer literacy skills with: Microsoft Office Suite, Skype, Google apps and Docebo LMS platform
  • Must have prior experience working with an international student base and relating to ESL (English as a Second Language) learners 

web red arrowAbilities:

  • Ability to work in a virtual environment in a home office efficiently with no supervision
  • Ability to interact effectively as either a leader or as a member of a team and work collaboratively
  • Ability to adapt to changing assignments and multiple priorities 
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and successfully meet deadlines 
  • Ability to speak a second language is helpful

This online position is available to candidates worldwide and applicants are encouraged to apply. Please submit your cover letter and references to: - our academic committee will review your qualifications and will contact you if there is a match. Thank you for your interest in Aston American University.