University of North Texas Health Science Center - Instructional Tech Specialist

Fort Worth
Mar 15, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The Center for Innovative Learning at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire an Instructional Tech Specialist to join our team.The Instructional Tech Specialist is responsible to provide quality customer service, a broad array of technical assistance with applications of educational technology and other forms of technical support regarding delivery of education in the classroom and online. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to: * Assisting with providing and maintaining faculty and student access to the university's Learning Management System (LMS), which is Canvas. * Collaborate with content developers to ensure that the LMS design standards and requirements are met. * Provide technical advice and support to faculty and staff regarding LMS rules, procedures and requirements. * Assist faculty in developing and aligning instructional platforms for delivery of online and blended courses that are compatible with the LMS. * Deliver faculty development sessions that focus on use of the LMS and other forms of educational technologies. * Pilot new educational technologies designed to improve students' learning experiences.* Provide instructional guidance and assistance to faculty and staff through training, demonstration, advice and support.* Based on customer feedback, propose actions designed to promote or enhance customer satisfaction with services provided by the CIL.The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.