Open Education Coordinator

at University of Oklahoma Libraries (view profile)
Location Norman, Oklahoma
Date Posted May 29, 2019
Category Academic
Job Type Full-time
Apply Here https://libraries.ou.edu/content/jobs-ou-libraries
Twitter Handle @OU_Libraries

Description

OU Libraries seeks an innovative, collaborative, and highly motivated individual to serve as the Open Education Coordinator. Successful candidates will have a strong understanding of open educational resources (OER), open licensing, open pedagogy, and the landscape in which these open-enabled domains reside. This position develops strategies for increasing the use of OER and alternative textbook and course material solutions at the University of Oklahoma by leading, planning, implementing, and assessing OU’s Open Education programs and services in support of OU’s goal to reduce the cost of attendance for its students. Reporting to the Director of Open Initiatives and Scholarly Communication within the University Libraries, the Open Education Coordinator manages the Alternative Textbook Grant and otherwise works to increase students’ access to educational resources via creative and inclusive strategies. For more information and to apply see https://libraries.ou.edu/content/jobs-ou-libraries