Director of Online Initiatives – GW School of Business

The GW School of Business is looking for an individual to provide strategic leadership for the design, development, and implementation of online initiatives using state-of-the-art technologies and instructional design. The Director will be responsible for the coordination and facilitation of the growth and expansion of online programs at GWSB in general and of the GWSB Digital Community in particular.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Experience in online program management, teaching, and/or learning
  • Experience managing complex projects
  • Demonstrated entrepreneurial experience/orientation
  • Demonstrated increasing levels of professional responsibility and success
  • Strong networking skills and evidence of building partnerships
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to interact effectively with a diverse group of executives, administration, faculty, and students

Preferred Skills and Abilities:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • Experience in the design and teaching of training programs on technical subjects

For details and to apply, visit https://www.gwu.jobs/postings/16116.

Fall 2013 Blackboard Collaborate Schedule

The Blackboard Collaborate session schedule for the distance sections of the fall 2013 MSPM courses is provided below.  Your professors will review the schedule and expectations at your first class. We will confirm the day of the week for the DNSC 6261 Intro to PM Bb Collaborate session by the first week of August 2013.

Course Course Title Professor Blackboard Collaborate Night Time Notes
DNSC 6202 Stats for Mgmnt Khamooshi Thursday 8pm Eastern Highly Encouraged
DNSC 6247 Org Mgt & Leadership Hoffman Wednesday 8pm Eastern Highly Encouraged
DNSC 6254 Risk Mgt Kwak Tuesday 8pm Eastern Highly Encouraged
DNSC 6257 Cost Est & Control Khamooshi Monday 9pm Eastern Highly Encouraged
DNSC 6258 Exec Dec Making Forman Monday 8pm Eastern Highly Encouraged
DNSC 6259 Proj Portfolio Mgt Forman Monday 8pm Eastern Highly Encouraged
DNSC 6261 Intro to PM Kettunen Tuesday 9pm Eastern Highly Encouraged
DNSC 6262 Directed Comp Jain Thursday 9pm Eastern Highly Encouraged
DNSC 6269 PM Applications Kwak Tuesday 9pm Eastern Highly Encouraged
DNSC 6290 Proj Quality Mgt Griffith Tuesday 8pm Eastern Highly Encouraged
DNSC 6290 PM & Org Context Keleher Wednesday 9pm Eastern Highly Encouraged

Fall 2013 Capstone (DNSC 6269 PM Applications DE Section) Residency Week

For those in the distance section of the fall 2013 capstone course, residency week is scheduled for December 9-13, 2013 with Prof Kwak. Details will be provided to all in the first several weeks of class, which begins the week of August 26, 2013. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Prof Kwak.

Two Positions with Sapient – Program Manager and Web Data Analyst

Sapient Government Services (SGS) is looking for people who – simply put – are driven to make a difference.

By solving some of today’s toughest challenges, our teams are helping to transform the government in the areas of business, technology and marketing. Working at SGS, you will be in an environment that fosters growth and creativity, demands openness and client-focused delivery, and celebrates initiative and innovation.

The chance to bring your ideas and new thinking to today’s challenges and work in a truly unique work environment is now – it’s at Sapient Government Services.

Send resumes to Sarangi, A. Bhatia, a GW MSPM alum, at sabhatia@gwu.edu.

 

Job Title:  Manager, Program Management

Reports to:  Program Manager

Location:  Arlington, VA; Rockville, MD

Employee Status: Regular, Full time

Job Summary:  This is a senior level position in the program management domain and the function of this position is to provide support in project tracking, deliverable creation, and reporting at a project level. This will include regular client interaction as well as risk/issue identification and management, scope management, and financial management activities.

Qualified applicants must be detail-oriented, result-driven individuals who work well within team environments and have good interpersonal skills, as well as good client interaction skills.

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Job Title: – Web Data Analyst / Sr. Java Developer (Sr. Associate, Technology L1)

Reports to:  Program Manager

Location:  Bethesda, MD and Arlington, VA

Employee Status: Regular, Full time

Job Summary:  The Senior Associate, Technology is a member of the project team who takes responsibility for implementing parts of the system architecture using best practices.  This will include coding, unit testing, using design patterns, learning new technologies, and becoming an expert in one part of the system.  The candidate will also be expected to provide technical leadership and architectural support.

Qualified applicants must be detail-oriented, result-driven individuals who work well within team environments and have good interpersonal skills, as well as good client interaction skills.