Land-Grant Information Management Specialist

Central State University
September 23, 2023
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Posting Details

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Posting Number 0801495

Classification Title Land-Grant Information Management Specialist Working Title Department College of Engineering, Science, Technology and Agriculture Department Contact Email -- Job Summary/Basic Function

The Information Management Specialist is responsible for providing information technology (IT) assistance related to the Land Grant function of Research, Extension and Teaching training in the John W. Garland College of Engineering, Science, Technology and Agriculture (JWGCESTA). Primary duties include providing information technology solutions regarding hardware and software acquisitions and assist in installation, training, and its implementation for all aspects of land grant activities in collaboration with CSU's Information Technology Division. The successful candidate will assist in reviewing emerging computer technologies pertinent to program delivery. Lead the configuration, deployment and support all technology (Laptops, Desktops, iPads, etc.,) for all 1890 Land-Grant staff in the State of Ohio Engineering, develop and support software specific for 1890 Land-Grant Programs. Liaison between University IT and 1890 Land-Grant Programs, ensuring all technology needs and requests of 1890 Land-Grant Programs are accommodate and communicated effectively.


  • Conducts Information Technology (IT) awareness programs in limited- resource communities, implement interactive online desktop video conferencing system, SMART meeting facilities and other web 2.0 technologies for efficient Cooperative Extension Service and Land-Grant Research program operations.
  • Reviews emerging computer technologies pertinent to program delivery and recommends technical advances and solutions concerning hardware and software acquisitions, installation, training, and its implementation.
  • Provides critically needed support in the development and implementation of the Land-Grant Plan-of-Work (POW), and POW accountability and strategies evaluation.
  • Provides data analysis support to evaluate program effectiveness and impacts.
  • Designs relevant information and communication tools for innovative and efficient program delivery for the limited-resource audience in the state.
  • Works with other land-grant extension and research leaders to develop information and communication technology plans, need assessment, program delivery strategies using computer technology.
  • Works with CSU Land-Grant leadership team to monitor current progress and future focus of the organization in computer technology advancement.
  • Maintains a work atmosphere conducive to others, including customers, coworkers, and supervisor.
  • All other duties as deemed necessary.

  • Advanced computer skills including HTML, WEB 2.0 technology, multimedia audio/video streaming protocol, video conferencing technology, web-based application design, email server, video streaming server & encoding, database, MS Project, SPSS, Windows OS, and MAC OS.
  • The successful candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work with diverse audiences and must have the capacity to work in a team setting.
  • Must be willing and able to work evenings/weekends and travel when necessary.
  • Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in an IT-related discipline such as Instructional Design, Web Design with experience in content development and communication.
  • Three years experience.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in computer and information Sciences or Business Management.
  • Experience at an Institution of Higher Education.
  • Posting Date 08/23/2023 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Position Category Staff - Monthly (Exempt) Budgeted Annual Salary Commensurate with experience

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