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Manager Project

Location:
Orlando, FL
Posted:
September 07, 2018

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Chris Foster

Phone: 407-***-****

ac6yyd@r.postjobfree.com

Objective

I am seeking a full-time Economics faculty position at a learning-centered institution.

Ability Summary

I can organize and present educational materials in ways that make them meaningful for learners of multiple levels of aptitude.

I am adept at creating multimedia instructional materials for a variety of learning styles.

I can create proficiency assessments (tests, assignments, etc.) with high degrees of both validity and reliability for a given set of expected learning outcomes.

I can provide focused and useful feedback to learners individually and in groups.

I can organize information and generate reports to required standards.

Employment History

Adjunct Faculty, Economics

10/2016-Current Valencia College

Manage all aspects of hybrid Macro and Micro-Economics courses. Present content both live and online in ways that are meaningful to students, assess student learning both formally and informally, maintain accurate records, and provide detailed reports to supervisors.

Box Office Manager, live theatrical productions

01/2008 - Current

Beth Marshall Presents

Orlando, FL

Manage and monitor ticket reservations, sales, and revenue for theatrical productions in both cash and online payments. Create financial reports for marketing and tax purposes. Assist with marketing and promotion of theatrical productions.

Independent Contract Tutor

01/2016 - Current

Varsity Tutors

Orlando, FL

Tutor individual college and High School Economics students live and online. Advise them on strategies to improve course outcomes (which basically means that I remind them when homework assignments are due.)

Course Director-Introduction to Economics

05/2008 - 12/2015

FullSail University

3300 University blvd, Winter Park, FL

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Create an environment of learning through effective teaching skills, maintain student-centered focus, and update curriculum to keep current and relevant to industry standards.

Utilize a variety of teaching strategies and encourage active learning.

Create learning activities, including assignments, tests, quizzes and labs, and assess student outcomes in a timely manner through effective assessment and feedback practices.

Perform lectures for campus courses, and hold scheduled virtual course meetings for online courses. Teaching will be conducted through on-campus and online delivery.

Interact positively with diverse student populations; provide all students with equal opportunities for learning.

Demonstrate a commitment to the industry, maintain knowledge and skill relevancy through continuing education as defined in the faculty development plan.

(Source: https://fullsail.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=377 )

Adjunct Economics Instructor

05/2015 - 12/2015

Los Angeles Film School

Orlando, FL

Created curriculum and assets for a 200-level Introduction to Economics course to be delivered online. Managed student contacts and grades, maintained materials, delivered instruction live online.

Associate Course Director-Entertainment Business a

09/2004 - 05/2008

FullSail University

3300 University blvd, Winter Park, FL

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Create an environment of learning through effective teaching skills, maintain student-centered focus, and update curriculum to keep current and relevant to industry standards.

Utilize a variety of teaching strategies and encourage active learning.

Create learning activities, including assignments, tests, quizzes and labs, and assess student outcomes in a timely manner through effective assessment and feedback practices.

Perform lectures for campus courses, and hold scheduled virtual course meetings for online courses. Teaching will be conducted through on-campus and online delivery.

Interact positively with diverse student populations; provide all students with equal opportunities for learning.

Demonstrate a commitment to the industry, maintain knowledge and skill relevancy through continuing education as defined in the faculty development plan.

(Source: https://fullsail.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=377 )

Adjunct Faculty

01/2001 - 12/2002

Florida Southern College

Orlando, FL

Created, managed, and taught an Introductory Economics course for traditional college students and a Labor Economics course for engineers at Lockheed-Martin (i.e. rocket scientists) who were pursuing business degrees in order to advance into management.

Social Studies Teacher

08/2001 - 04/2002

Cyber High Charter School

Orlando, FL

Created, managed, and taught geography, history, and web-design courses for high school students in a classroom setting. Also managed discipline and record-keeping for same.

Substitute Teacher

08/1999 - 04/2001

Orange County Public Schools

445 W Amelia St Lbby, Orlando, FL

Substitute taught in a variety of classes in junior high and high school. I was also trained and served for an extended period as 'fire-watch' patrolling campuses for safety concerns and violations.

Education and Training

Completion Date

Issuing Institution

Location

Qualification

Course of Study

04/1996

Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL

Master's Degree

International Affairs--Economics

04/1992

Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL

Bachelor's Degree

International Affairs--Economics

Honors & Activities

2015 PROPS (Peers Recognizing Other Peers) top 10% of faculty at FullSail University

2008-2015 GPS (Global Professionalism System) committee member

Currently eligible for Florida teaching certificate in Social Sciences grades 6-12

Additional Information

Detailed References

Tim Gregory, Department Chair

FullSail University

407-***-****

Supervisor reference known for 11 year(s).

Greg Straubinger, Department Chair

Los Angeles Film School

877-***-****

Supervisor reference known for 3 year(s).

Davey Jay, Course Director

FullSail University

407-***-**** Ext. 8369

Business reference known for 10 year(s).

John DiDonna, Theatre Department Chair

Valencia College

407-***-****

Personal reference known for 10 year(s).

Karen Williams, Project Manager

Convergys Co.

407-***-****

Personal reference known for 15 year(s).

George Wallace, Executive Director

Orlando Fringe International Theatre Festival

407-***-****

Personal reference known for 7 year(s).



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