We are hiring! Associate Director of R&D

We are looking for someone to join our team in Madison, WI.

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From the job description:

The Academic Advanced Distributed Learning Co-Laboratory (AADLC) at the University of Wisconsin-Extension’s Division of Continuing Education, Outreach, and E-Learning (CEOEL) welcomes applications for a non-tenure track faculty researcher. The position also includes oversight of the technical staff and projects at the ADL Co-Lab.  The position is a 12-month position contingent on funding and performance.

The AADLC is a node in the ADL Initiative (see more at http://www.adlnet.gov) and collaborates with ADL labs in other sectors (e.g. military, workforce) to develop new learning technologies.  The AADLC conducts learning technology research and development in academic settings (K-20).  Past projects include the development of the MASLO open source mobile learning platform, scenario-based learning tools, augmented reality, and SCORM courses.  The AADLC is also engaged in projects to support the new competency-based degree programs at the University of Wisconsin-Extension called the Flexible Option (http://flex.wisconsin.edu).

The highly qualified candidate will have a Ph.D. in educational/instructional technology, educational research, educational leadership, or a related field and some formal leadership experience.  The selected candidate will have a demonstrated record of scholarship in his/her field of study and a personal research agenda related to the development of emerging distributed learning technology.

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