Program Expert for Executive MBA Program

Company
IMD Business School
Add date
2017-12-01
Location
Switzerland / Lausanne
Discipline
Organization Behavior, Culture Assessment
Employment Type
Permanent Part-time
Description

Program Expert for Executive MBA Program

Organization Behavior, Culture Assessment

IMD Business School

IMD is a top-ranked business school, expert in developing leaders, transforming organizations and creating immediate and long-term positive impact. More than 8,000 executives from 98 countries come to IMD each year. IMD, based in Lausanne Switzerland, has been ranked #1 in open programs and #3 in executive education worldwide for six consecutive years by the Financial Times.

The Position

IMD seeks an organization behavior expert to evaluate Executive MBA participant assignments(mid- to senior-level executives) and provide personalized feedback and support on submissions.

The organization behavior expert is a ‘learning partner’ for participants, providing in-depth feedback on their written assignments and enhancing their program experience by supporting their understanding of the course content, encouraging their reflection on, and transfer of, learnings to their workplace. This role is vital to the participants as the expert works closely with the IMD faculty,leading the ‘Cultural Transformation’ learning stream, to ensure learning objectives are met. The specific exercise for this learning stream is for participants to explore the desired culture of their organization with an analysis of the delta to their current organizational culture and to recommend actions for a cultural transformation to occur.

The Role

This requirements for this role include:

  • An in-depth theoretical and practical understanding ofthe program concepts and materials.
  • The ability to provide relevant, insightful and personalised feedback – approximately 1k words with an estimated workload 2 hours/assignment in written format. Approximately 60, 5-page, assignments are evaluated by a faculty team of 2program experts at two times over the year  - April and August - with feedback required within a 10 day turnaround from assignment submission dates.
  • The ability to work closely with IMD Faculty to evaluate and calibrate participant assignments and share input for assignment improvement opportunities.

The Ideal Candidate

Your profile includes:

  • Fluent spoken and written English is a must
  • Experience tutoring/coaching senior executives
  • Experience in executive education (adult pedagogy)
  • Willingness to learn a specific approach to providing feedback
  • Facility using online learning platforms
  • Experience in working in a professional sector
  • Deep knowledge of OB and culture-related management concepts and frameworks
  • Minimum academic qualification of Master’s degree or equivalent

Remuneration

Remuneration is CHF 150 per assignment, per participant.

Next Steps

If you are interested in applying for the role, please complete the application form by clicking on this IMD link: IMD_EMBA Program Expert_Application form

You will be asked to upload your CV and Letter of Motivation. Please note that all information provided will remain confidential to IMD and used only for the purposes of the recruitment process. If you are unable to upload your documents, kindly contact: embaprogram@imd.org

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