The College of Media, Communication and Information (CMCI) at CU Boulder encourages applicants for a Director for Media, Communication and Information Technology! The Director provides strategic leadership, professional staff supervision and technical expertise across CMCI in technology areas spanning instruction, media production, office and research equipment, and software. The Director will work with a variety of partners across the College and University to build consensus around common goals.
This role provides strategic leadership for technological needs through collaboration with college leaders, and is responsible for collaborating with departments and centers to identify technology needs, as well as planning for technological innovation in media production, classroom instruction, and research and equipment software. The Director consults with faculty whose positions address a wide variety of technology-influenced pedagogy and whose pedagogy is technology-reliant to understand their needs and to develop solutions to support those needs. The position also works closely with finance staff to manage budget and expenditures around technology and with the Dean's Office to manage facilities planning and use of CMCI’s physical spaces as related to equipment and technology to support pedagogy and production.
The Director serves as liaison to campus for IT and participates in conversations about technology and teaching platforms. The position is expected to track the national trends around technology use in higher education, especially in colleges with concentrations in media, communication and information. This position supervises the staff team involved in media production and technology, which includes equipment distribution, purchasing, laboratory management, video and documentary media, and equipment use within specific departments.
Success in this position demands results related to identified needs and solutions, innovation, thoughtful contribution, and critical thinking.
The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.