Instructional Technology Specialist

May 04, 2017
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Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Summary: The Instructional Technology Specialist provides support to Roosevelt faculty by supporting the integration of technology into the teaching and learning process. This position also supports the University online learning program by providing troubleshooting of student and faculty issues with the LMS (Blackboard). Conducts professional development for classroom technology and specific online learning topics. The Instructional Technology Specialist provides support to the course development process by working with instructors in the development of online courses. This position supervises the student workers who work in support of instructors with classroom technology and University events. This is a full-time exempt position located on the Chicago Campus. This position reports to the AVP for Academic Technology Solutions.

Minimum Qualifications: Please refer to knowledge, skills, and abilities required.

Job Type: Full-Time

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Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: A bachelor's degree in Instructional Design, Educational Technology or related field. A minimum of 2 years experience working in academic technology. Understanding of curricular development, learning theories, and academic assessment. Attention to detail. Knowledge of both MAC and PC environments helpful. Excellent project management, consulting and organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple relationships and competing priorities concurrently. Ability to maintain a high level of communication and collaboration with all technology support departments and ITS teams to ensure prompt, effective resolution of problems. Excellent organizational, communication (written and verbal), interpersonal skills and attention to detail. Ability to exercise considerable judgment and discretion in establishing and maintaining good working relationships. Ability to demonstrate a commitment to service excellence by embodying Roosevelt's core values, mission, and vision in every aspect of the role working with students, faculty, staff, and visitors. A positive and professional demeanor is a must. Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, and Outlook.

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Roosevelt University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes women, LGBTQ, disabled, veterans, international and minority-classified individuals as applicants for all positions.