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HarvardX Project Lead

The HarvardX Project Lead is a member of the HarvardX Instructional Development Group, reporting to one of that group’s Managers of Instructional Development. The Project Lead oversees the conception, development, delivery and assessment of high quality, high impact online learning experiences for HarvardX. Working closely with assigned faculty and with colleagues in the HarvardX instructional development, production, technology and research groups, the HarvardX Project Lead assesses the range of possible options for a particular learning experience and ensures an effective balance between established practice and opportunities for innovation. The HarvardX Project Lead provides project management for the overall development and delivery of HarvardX online learning experiences, coordinates the project team members (from Harvard, HarvardX, edX and beyond) assigned to address those needs, and supervises any course development personnel hired on a contingent basis for the assigned project(s). The Project Lead is a member of the continuing HarvardX team (distinct from hires made for specific, time-limited projects). 

Please see the full job description; interested applicants should apply directly through Harvard's hiring management system ASPIRE (Req ID 36236BR).

Project Manager for Accessibility

The HarvardX Project Manager for Accessibility is a member of the HarvardX Program Administration Group, reporting to the Executive Director, with a dotted line to the Senior Manager for Program Operations. The Project Manager supports the Executive Director as a liaison with University offices, working groups, committees, and communities of practice around issues of accessibility, reasonable accommodation, and other questions of access. The Project Manager ensures the timely and effective completion of HarvardX projects of varying size and scope related to accessibility and reasonable accommodations, and s/he oversees related project plans, budgets and timelines. Working with the leads of HarvardX groups, the Project Manager tracks the development, implementation and assessment of best practices for accessible, pedagogically appropriate online learning content and learning experiences. The Project Manager manages the intake, triage and timely resolution of HarvardX learner requests for accommodations, following established protocols. The Project Manager is responsible for the development and maintenance of timely and comprehensive program documentation on HarvardX accessibility practices, ensuring and acting on timely feedback from appropriate internal, university and external partners and experts. The Project Manager produces custom reports for internal and University purposes. The Project Manager participates in formal and ad-hoc course, project and program planning activities related to accessibility and reasonable accommodations. As assigned, the Project Manager organizes HarvardX events, programs and partnerships related to accessible online learning.

Please see the full job description; interested applicants should apply directly through Harvard's hiring management system ASPIRE (Req ID 35773BR).

AllstonX Program Manager

The Harvard Allston Education Portal (Ed Portal) is an innovative collaborative partnership involving Harvard University, the City of Boston, the Harvard Allston Task Force, and the Allston-Brighton community.  The Ed Portal is the Allston-Brighton community’s front door to Harvard’s educational (virtual and in person), arts, wellness, and workforce and economic development programs. This position works closely with the Ed Portal team and reports to the Director of Community Programming for Harvard Public Affairs and Communications.
 
HarvardX for Allston brings Harvard’s online education platform, HarvardX , to Allston-Brighton and the greater Boston community by offering programs integrating HarvardX courses with opportunities for in-person interactions, labs, workshops, and discussions.  HX for Allston is an emerging program and will include discussion groups led by Teaching Fellows for each course and public lectures given by Harvard professors at the Harvard Education Portal www.edportal.harvard.edu.  The lectures are recorded and live-streamed, providing an opportunity to connect the local audience in attendance with course participants from around the world.  

Please see the full job description; interested applicants should apply directly through Harvard's hiring management system ASPIRE (Req ID 36222BR).