The role of this position is to provide program management and oversight of multiple simultaneous projects in a virtual team based organization. The Program Manager will be responsible for the management of all proposals, project scopes, cost estimates, budgets, implementation plans, risk assessments and resource allocations for academic innovation projects. In addition, the Program Manager will, under the direction of the Executive Director, oversee the analysis, design, procurement, staging, installation, training and assessment phases of academic innovation projects and will provide business analysis and consultation as needed. Assist the Executive Director in the business analysis and consultation states of the requested innovation projects, working closely with faculty, academic departments and schools/colleges. The Program Manager will also support the innovation efforts of a variety of committees and entities including the Academic Technology Advisory Board, the University Council on Teaching, and other Office of the Provost technology and innovation entities. Additionally, the Program Manager designs and oversees budgets, programming and processes related to academic innovation projects.
Requires bachelor's degree, Masters preferred in higher education or business administration or other relevant discipline. At least four years of progressively responsible experience in higher education program management preferable in an academic technology envirionment. Shoud have an understanding of academic and instructional technology principles, as well as of the philosophical mission and cultural values of higher education. Strong background in program and project management methodologies. Working knowledge of project management tools like ATASK. Execellent written and interpersonal communication skills. Demonstrated ability to develop high level management control programs, Demonstrated ability to manage multiple complex projects. Experience in planning, directing, controlling and project management process.
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Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Boston College - 11 months ago