Blockchain Technology Instructor
Position overviewPosition title: Instructor
Open date: March 20, 2023
Next review date: Friday, Jun 30, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: Friday, Jun 30, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
UCLA Extension is considered one of the top institutions of its kind, offering to more than 35,000 students per year approximately 4,500 classes and non-degree certificate programs to meet the professional development, continuing education and personal enrichment needs of the full spectrum of nontraditional students as well as companies and organizations throughout and beyond the Los Angeles region.
Course / Program Description
The Department of Engineering and Technology offers a wide variety of certificate programs and courses including post-baccalaureate credit-bearing (400-level) and continuing education (CEU) credit courses. Course disciplines span engineering and technical management subject areas. UCLA Extension courses and certificate programs offer students the opportunity to learn from highly qualified practitioners who hold advanced degrees and are passionate about teaching and can impart knowledge within their field of expertise.
Blockchain Technology Management instructor to teach fully online on a quarterly basis and ongoing. We are looking for professionals who can convey their industry experience and knowledge to our students using actual work examples and applications of topics covered in the courses. Industry experience is preferred.
Several job openings are available in the Blockchain Technology Management program. Qualified applicants possessing current knowledge and teaching experience in the following topic area(s) are encouraged to apply:
• Fundamentals of Blockchain Management
• Blockchain Solutions, Governance, and Collaboration
• Digital Transformation: Blockchain, IoT, AI and Trusted Data
• Blockchain Technology Adoption and Implementation
• Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Business and Applications
• Develop and/or update existing course syllabus in consultation with the UCLA Extension Program Director as assigned using approved syllabus template
• Prepare course materials and learning assessments in Canvas, or update existing ones
• Communicate and teach the course objectives and the specific learning outcomes to students.
• Hold online office hours via Zoom for students to optionally participate to cover course related topics and Q/A
• Weekly and preferably daily interaction with students’ discussion posts on Canvas to promote high engagement and collaboration in the online course for an optimum learning experience.
• Review students’ progress through the course and assign timely grading
• Respond to student questions and learning needs in a timely manner
General Employment Information
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• Passion in teaching, subject matter expertise, and committed to course related development and maintenance.
• MBA, MA or MS and a minimum of 5 years of relevant industry experience OR Bachelor's Degree and 10 years of relevant industry experience.
• Professionals who are up to date with the latest tools, technologies, and innovations in the industry.
• Professionals who hold key positions within their industries
• College-level or higher teaching experience (preferred)
• Experience designing curriculum on Canvas (or similar) and measuring student performance (preferred)
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