Curriculum & Instructional Designer

Curriculum & Instructional Designer

Tracking Code: 913-443

Position Title: Curriculum & Instructional Designer

Department: Educational Media Technologies
Reports To: Director of Educational Media Technologies

Anticipated Starting Date:

Starting Salary: $57,817.00

Excellent benefit package, including medical, dental, vacation, paid sick leave, and tuition benefit. For more details about benefits, go to and click on Salaries and Benefits, or request a copy from the Office of Human Resources.

Actively supports the teaching and learning process providing leadership on instructional and curriculum design at NMC. This encompasses collaboration with multiple stakeholders; application of pedagogical strategies and assessment tools to address faculty member instructional goals; development of new and improved instructional processes and programs; and oversight of the online/hybrid teaching certification program. The position requires excellent communication, teamwork, project management, pedagogical, instructional design, and assessment skills.


  • Experience in curricular-based instructional design, applying adult learning theories, assessment, and evaluation of course design and development
  • Experience learning, developing, and/or teaching in the online environment
  • Master's degree in educational technology, instructional development, or related discipline with a technology orientation


  • Experience with digital media, preferably in online or hybrid/blended delivery modalities
  • Experience providing customer service and support to computer end-users

FOUNDATIONAL COMPETENCIES: Essential for all NMC employees

  • Ethical behavior and integrity
  • Commitment to quality service, responsible stewardship, continuous improvement
  • Agility/adaptability/tolerance for ambiguity
  • Accountability/personal responsibility
  • Commitment to lifelong learning
  • Create/Contribute to a culture of innovation and thoughtful risk-taking
  • Collaboration/Team work
  • Value all people

Supervises others in accordance with NMC's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding, recognizing employees; addressing performance problems or gaps.


This is a full-time, 40+ hour per week position.

Applications submitted by 4:30 pm on April 10, 2018 will receive first consideration. Applications must be submitted online at For assistance call 231-995-2612 or 1-800-748-0566 x51377 or email .

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Michigan Law requires that a person with a disability or handicap requiring accommodation for employment must notify the employer in writing within 182 days after the need is known.

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Job Location Traverse City, Michigan, United States Salary - 57,817.00 USD Special Instructions to Applicants Please attach resume, cover letter and transcripts to your application. Official transcripts will be required of all finalists. Please mail to: Northwestern Michigan College Attention: Human Resources 1701 E Front Street Traverse City, MI 49686. or e-mail to: