Greater NYC Area
2 days ago
As a Course Strategist, you help build the world’s best digital degree programs, one course at a time. You work one-on-one or with groups of faculty from our university partners, empowering and guiding them through the initial, design phase of our course development process. Along the way, you not only draw on knowledge of best-practices for online education, you also think ambitiously and creatively to develop customized strategies and innovative approaches to ensure that each course is successful.For faculty, you are an enthusiastic and empathetic thought partner who inspires confidence and is a source of motivation. You will quickly and deeply understand their course in order to collaborate on both innovative and sound methods for online delivery. As an effective communicator you will help them understand the environment their course will live in, and how they will succeed in the development process. You advocate for their success and can clearly communicate their values to stakeholders at 2U. For internal partners, you are responsible for conceptualizing and communicating a thoughtful, holistic course strategy that defines how to deliver a high-quality, successful online course using effective instructional alignment. You proactively identify and mitigate challenges that may arise in development, you push for ambitious solutions, and you meticulously and clearly document the details. We are looking for a quick-thinking, creative problem-solver with robust communication skills, demonstrated experience in and enthusiasm for education. The successful candidate will use her or his knowledge and experience to design and strategize courses, augment internal processes, help deliver great outcomes for students and faculty, and work on the frontlines to shape the future of education.