Education and Training, Information Technology and Web, Project Management/Program Development
4 Year Degree
Seeking innovative team player to lead a team of 16 to direct and manage the planning, development, implementation, growth, enhancement, and ongoing evaluation of the AAP’s E-Learning program, its components, its content, and its supporting systems, as well as, research, develop, and implement new initiatives to enhance the quality of the E-Learning program and consult to improve all AAP web-based education activities.
Bachelor’s degree in adult education, E-Learning, instructional design or related discipline (curriculum development, multi-media design, etc) required. (Masters preferred).
At least 7 years’ experience in the development and management of educational programs, especially those involving E-Learning, adult education, and/or continuing education concepts.
Must have experience with creating high quality, innovative web-based education activities, budget planning and management, and supervising staff.
Must have strong business acumen, budget management, project management, interpersonal, communication, and critical thinking skills, and able to organize, manage and lead a large multi-faceted program.
Ability to work effectively with various internal and external constituents and maintain a collaborative and customer-focused team.
Knowledge of concept and practice for the most contemporary adult learning theory.
Proficiency with MS Office and good working knowledge of Web and computer database concepts and E-Learning technologies essential, including Web content architecture.
Familiarity with programming concepts (including database architecture), design concepts, report/query writing, XML, Macromedia Flash, Web-site development and support strongly preferred.
The American Academy of Pediatrics offers an excellent work environment, competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package. As a reaffirmation to our employee-focused culture, since 2005 the AAP has been named one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Chicagoland area. Additionally, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans that values the strength diversity brings to our workplace.
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About American Academy of Pediatrics
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a membership organization of 67,000 pediatricians and approximately 475 staff committed to the optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. The AAP promotes pediatrics and advances child health priorities by developing policy, conducting research, building coalitions, raising public awareness, funding community-based projects, and supporting training and professional education for our membership.