[Athen] Job Posting: Accessible Learning Technology Coordinator at University of Wisconsin – Madison

GWYNETTE HALL gwynette.hall at wisc.edu
Fri Jan 3 06:30:51 PST 2020

Dear ATHEN Colleagues:

The McBurney Disability Resource Center<https://mcburney.wisc.edu/> is excited to announce opportunities for qualified candidates to join our team at UW-Madison! We will be adding an Access Consultant and an Accessible Learning Technology Coordinator (ALTC) and replacing an Associate Director of Student Services this spring.

Access Consultants facilitate the provision of reasonable accommodations for university students with disabilities to ensure inclusive and equitable access to programs, services and activities of the institution. They employ an individualized and interactive process, communicating with University students, instructors, department administrators and other student services and provide campus-wide training activities on disability, rights and responsibilities, and best practices regarding reasonable accommodations and inclusive design in a post-secondary environment.

Review the posting and apply online<https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/503934/access-consultant-ii-or-i>. (https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/503934/access-consultant-ii-or-i)

The Accessible Learning Technology Coordinator (ALTC) works with a dedicated team of professional and student staff to provide notetaking accommodations (including notetaking technologies), furniture accommodations, alternative formats (document conversion), and media captioning. This position works with a team to ensure equal access for students with disabilities. It also includes work with assistive technology, student/instructor consultations, digital accessibility, universal design in instructional materials, and campus outreach.

Review the posting and apply online.<https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/503945/accessible-learning-technology-coordinator> (https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/503945/accessible-learning-technology-coordinator)

The Associate Director of Student Services is a senior staff position that works closely with the Assistant Dean/Director of the McBurney Center and the Associate Director of Accommodations and Technology to enact the organization’s operational and strategic vision and priorities, and to ensure that students with disabilities have effective access to the instruction and programs of the university. This position leads a team of professional staff and works to ensure that the operations of the McBurney Center are centered on the needs of students. It also provides compliance leadership and guidance to the University community related to accessibility and assists faculty and staff in implementing fair and effective instructional methods and adaptations to provide equal access in the classroom and on campus. Leading campus-wide training activities on disability-related issues is an important part of the job.

Review the posting and apply online<https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/503982/associate-director-student-services>. (https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/503982/associate-director-student-services)

Applications for each position close at 11:55PM (CDT) on Thursday, January 30, 2020.
We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community, and are looking for qualified candidates who will continue to move UW-Madison Forward in Access.

Please feel free to share with groups/candidates you think may be interested.


Gwynette V. Hall
Accessible Learning Technology Manager
McBurney Disability Resource Center
Student Affairs
University of Wisconsin-Madison
608-263-2741 (Voice-Front desk)
608-225-7956 (Text-Front desk)
608-265-2998 (FAX)

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