Assistant Vice Chancellor for Digital Learning and Director of Academic Technology
The University of Nebraska at Omaha seeks an innovative and collaborative leader for its next Assistant Vice Chancellor for Digital Learning and Director of Academic Technology. The AVC serves as the chief academic technology officer for the UNO campus: a visionary, leader, director, planner, facilitator, innovator, collaborator, catalyst, and advocate in coordinating all applications of instructional technology in meeting the UNO’s academic goals. A natural coalition-builder, the AVC utilizes fluency with the academic culture and pedagogical formation to guide their approach. The AVC connects across campuses to partner with faculty and key academic units to develop compelling programs and initiatives that support and drive innovation through academic technology. The position works closely with Office of Academic Affairs, the Information Technology Services team, and the academic colleges to create solutions that empower teaching and learning and support the success of UNO faculty and students. With a recent tripling of online programs at UNO, credit hour production approaching 50% of the total, an intentional service for the adult learner population, and innovative programs such as Career Currency, UNO’s online portfolio is an essential component of its enrollment strategy. As AVC of Digital Learning at UNO, the position partners closely with academic leadership on campus to advance the strategic growth and development of online/hybrid programs, courses, open educational resources, enrollment, initiatives, and innovative classrooms, in addition to leading and managing the campus-specific academic technology functions/staff. This is a full-time, benefits eligible position with an anticipated start date of January 1, 2022.
The University of Nebraska at Omaha is a public, metropolitan research university, a proud member of the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities (CUMU) carrying the Carnegie classification for engagement. Read more about our public, engaged metropolitan mission here.
To learn more about this position and apply online, please visit https://unomaha.peopleadmin.com/postings/13427. Applications must be submitted directly through the UNO website to be considered for this position. Any applications submitted via email or this website will not be reviewed or considered.
The University has a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff. The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNO is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an E-Verify employer.