IMBx is a programme started in August 2014 by IIM Bangalore with the aim of providing access to world-class education in management to every interested learner in India and across the world. IIMB believes in the disruptive power of technology and is committed to leveraging digital channels to bring our motto of radiant learning to life. The Institute aims to achieve this goal by offering Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) through edX, a not-for-profit online initiative of Harvard and MIT that offers online courses from the world’s best universities and organisations, IIMBx the digital learning platform of Indian Institute of management Bangalore via which we offer our customised programs and SWAYAM platform which is an initiative by the Ministry of Human Resource Development Government of India.The Pedagogical Research Associate will provide complete support for individual faculty members for Course design, Content research, Creation of digital courseware (videos, presentations, reading material, etc.), Online assessment strategy, and Course authoring. The role also includes liaising with MOOC support teams such as editors, cameramen, and instructional designers. Management of course delivery (TA role), Course QA and testing are an integral part of the role.This position is offered on contract and renewable subsequently. Remuneration will be based on Institute norms and the applicant’s qualification and experience
1.Position: Pedagogical Research Associate – MOOCs
2.Key Skills / Abilities / Knowledge required:Strong command over written and spoken English.Well versed with MS Office tools such as Excel, PowerPoint.Knowledge of online creative and visual tools is an added advantage.Behavioural competencies such as leadership, teamwork, flexibility, communication and initiative
3.Educational qualification and Experience: Candidate should be a First-Class Graduate from of a reputed university.Should have minimum 2 years’ experience.Domain-Strategy,Accounting and Finance,Public Policy,Business Law, OBHR, Economics
4.Compensation: Monthly CTC will be in the range of Rs. 33,000 to Rs. 39,000
5.Reporting Relationship: The Pedagogical Research Associate will report to Manager – MOOCs
6.Audience/interface:Internal: Faculty, Video Production Team, Instructional Designer, Other key functions with IIMB like Estate and Computer Centre.External: Vendors, Industry Experts, MOOC learners, EdX.
“The institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to fully complying with the provisions of Rights for Persons with Disability Act. The institute firmly believes that such hiring is no way a charity but makes business sense as it is proven that Persons with disability are both highly productive and stable team members, if given an opportunity”.We encourage OBC, SC/ST, PwD candidates to apply for the position.