Higher Education Development Practitioner: Learning Technologies (Lecturer at CHERTL)

The Centre for Higher Education Research, Teaching and Learning at Rhodes University has developed a national reputation in the field of academic staff development. Its well-theorised and innovative approaches to formal higher education studies and short courses are highly regarded and its research output provides a significant contribution to the sector.

CHERTL is seeking to recruit a specialist in learning technologies in higher education to contribute to the exciting work we do.

The main roles of the Higher Education Development Practitioner specialising in learning technologies will be to develop the capacity of academics to use learning technologies effectively in their roles as educators. The support and development are provided by working with academics in consultations, workshops, short courses and in formal programmes intended to enhance their capacity to teach with technologies.

In addition, the incumbent will be expected to contribute to the development of the field of Higher Education Studies through their own research and by providing supervision at (at least) master’s level.

Closing Date:  02 July 2018