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Job Title: EdTech Incubator Coordinator
Department: Health Sciences Library

The EdTech Incubator Coordinator is responsible for providing support and expertise in emerging educational technologies, including but not limited to virtual and augmented reality, 3D printing and video development. They will work to motivate faculty and students to incorporate these technologies into their courses, group projects and independent learning opportunities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide software and hardware support for all technologies in the ETI (EdTech Incubator) spaces, including selection, installation, use, troubleshooting and problem resolution for all devices and peripherals.
  • Offer triage support for technology used during ETI events, programs and trainings, ensuring proper user training.
  • Proactively evaluate deployed technologies and make recommendations for future tech needs that align with ETI strategic goals.
  • Perform routine maintenance as needed for equipment, coordinating with external vendors when necessary.
  • Plan and schedule programs, workshops and consultations offered through the ETI.
  • Serve as the first-line respondent to answer questions and handle complex referrals on services or other ETI-related topics for faculty, staff, and students.
  • Assist in establishing and implementing program policies and assessment strategies and preparing program reports for dissemination.
  • Work with the HSL Marketing Strategist to develop and implement outreach and communications plans, including coordinating content and activities related to the HSL’s social media accounts.
  • Hire, schedule and manage student workers as required.

Minimum Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in information technology, computer science, or related area supplemented by three to five years of experience in higher education or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Two years of relevant experience required. Two to four years of relevant experience preferred.

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About the Health Sciences Library

Located on the south end of the main Columbus campus of OSU, the Ohio State University Health Sciences Library primarily serves all faculty, staff and students of the Wexner Medical Center and the five Health Sciences colleges (Medicine, including the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Nursing, Dentistry, Optometry and Public Health) via its physical and vast digital resources, along with the expertise of its librarians and technical staff.  The specialized expertise of the Health Sciences Library supports research and discovery – from helping faculty focus their funding proposals and research questions, to improving faculty access to their most-needed journals, to conducting systematic literature reviews, to creating original medical illustrations that strengthen faculty research submissions to leading journals. Though administratively separate from University Libraries, faculty librarians are part of the University Libraries faculty unit, and the libraries collaborates in a variety of ways, including collections, teaching and learning and digitization efforts.