WHO WE ARE

Founded in 2018 in the heart of downtown St. Louis, Ponce Health Sciences University is answering a need for more healthcare professionals by preparing more students for jobs with a world-class, culturally-competent education. Whether you’re an aspiring doctor or psychologist, PHSU St. Louis is focused on helping our students reach their professional goals.

Ponce Health Sciences University’s history dates back to its founding in 1977 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. We’ve been expanding our prestigious health sciences offerings since, with a focus on graduate medical programs. With campuses now in Ponce, San Juan, and St. Louis, we’re expanding our global network while staying committed to preparing students for real-world healthcare careers and clinical situations. 

OUR MISSION

The mission of Ponce Health Sciences University (PHSU) is to provide a world-class, culturally-competent, health sciences education to the population we serve, through innovative adaptive learning environments focused on the success of its students to become ethical practitioners and scientists.

OUR VISION

The PHSU vision is to build on its reputation as a prestigious academic and research leader educating underrepresented diverse populations while focusing research efforts on solving global health disparities.

PHSU SCHOOL OF MEDICINE 

PHSU St. Louis has begun its development of a new School of Medicine (opening Fall 2022) as part of an multi-million educational investment in north St. Louis that includes a new hospital. The new campus could support up to 1,200 students and create 120 new staff and faculty jobs in St. Louis.

With the expansion of our medical program in St. Louis, we will put action behind our vision of providing real education and research opportunities in a community dedicated to addressing and impacting health disparities on local and national levels. PHSU is thrilled to continue our mission to give more students from diverse socioeconomic backgrounds access to high-quality medical education and careers.

PHSU St. Louis currently offers PsyD and MSMS programs.

ABOUT THE ROLE

The PHSU St. Louis campus is seeking an Educational Technology Support Specialist.  This is position is a core member of our team and will support the quickly growing campus & students.  This is a full-time position at the PHSU Saint Louis campus located at the historic Globe Building in downtown.

This position reports to the Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, PHSU St. Louis Campus. This position will work of unison with the Ed Tech & Online Learning Team at Ponce (Main Campus).

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

~ Educational Technology Support ~

  • Provide support for instructional activities that use technology at PHSU St. Louis, including but not limited to: Training for Faculty & Students on platforms, specifically Canvas LMS, ExamSoft, iClicker, & Zoom.
  • Help Faculty with preparation of technology used to support teaching & learning / the curricular materials.
  • Setup & administer exams using ExamSoft for PHSU (and Partner) students.
  • Troubleshoot & solve students’ educational technology issues.
  • Coordinate & collaborate with the Ponce-based IT department to resolve account setup, emails, etc.
  • Provide support for PHSU’s Ed Tech & Online Learning Team by helping to manage Zoom broadcasts from studios & zooms at the PHSU St. Louis campus studios.  For example, this position will help setup and administer Zoom broadcasts from the St. Louis campus to remote students.


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum three (3) years of professional experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Instructional Design, Instructional Technology, or a similar domain from an accredited institution.  Master’s Degree preferred. Bachelors’ degree on Information Technology will be acceptable.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • Experience using ExamSoft is highly preferred.
  • Experience using Canvas LMS is highly preferred.
  • Experience using Kaltura Video Hosting System is preferred.
  • Experience teaching or training adults is highly preferred.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects.
  • Ability to identify and propose new processes and procedures.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively on large scale projects with staff at all levels in a University.



PHSU is an equal employment institution. We encourage women and culturally diverse candidates to apply.