Instructional Design Consultant

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Requisition Number

Job Title
Instructional Design Consultant

Official Title
Instructional Design Consultant

Position Number

Clear - Learn Exper, App & Res - 110220


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Work Schedule
Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm;

Department Overview
The Center for Learning Experimentation, Application and Research (CLEAR) is part of the Division of Digital Strategy and Innovation and is responsible for leading the university in the areas of educational technology, online, and blended initiatives, and digital learning research serving students and faculty both on-campus and at a distance. Digital Strategy and Innovation collaborates with faculty and staff across UNT's academic and administrative units to ensure a world-class, 21st century institution, redefining public higher education through cutting-edge experimentation where the science of learning is the fulcrum that enables innovative, omnichannel, lifelong education for the North Texas community and learners across the globe.

Job Description
The Center for Learning Experimentation, Application, and Research Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire an Instructional Design Consultant to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:
* Designing instructional courses and consulting on curriculum including production and training, particularly for enterprise partnerships and the UNT New College at Frisco.
* Consults with faculty on course design needs and design techniques. * Serves as a project manager working with faculty, production, and technical staff.
* Have a in-depth knowledge of educational technologies, online pedagogy, learning theory and the pragmatic application and pairing of those elements in tandem with the teaching needs of the instructor.

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess a Master's Degree in Instructional Design or related field and three years of related experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. The following knowledge, skills, and abilities are required:
* Working knowledge of learning and instructional design theories.
* Working knowledge of college level courseware and ability to apply that understanding to course development.
* Ability to design, develop, and implement instructional multimedia products.
* Demonstrated skill in application of current technologies (desktop applications, internet, multimedia).
* Ability to apply proficient writing skills to author courseware.
* Knowledge of Fair Use and copyright issues that apply to online course delivery.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

* Experience working with external and/or corporate partnerships.
* Experience designing and/or delivering online courses at the
university level.
* Experience working with university faculty.
* Experience with Blackboard and Canvas.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume with their online application.

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Job Open Date

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Pay Rate
Salary Commensurate with Experience

Pay Basis

Job Type
Full-time Permanent

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Posted: 1/5/2019
Application Due: 1/25/2019
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