Asst Instr Design Consultant

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UNT System Overview

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students.

Posting TitleAsst Instr Design ConsultantDepartmentUNT-DSI-Clear-110220Job LocationDentonFull Time/Part TimeSalary InformationSalary commensurate with experienceDepartment Summary

The Division of Digital Strategy and Innovation 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.

Position Overview

The primary purpose of this position is to aid in online course and project development by providing assistance to IDC’s and Senior IDC’s with specific online course development tasks.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree. Experience in Canvas, and with educational technology. Two years experience

Knowledge, Skills and AbilitiesPreferred QualificationsRequired License / Registration / CertificationWork Schedule

8-5 Monday – Friday with some flexibility

Driving University VehicleNoSecurity SensitiveThis is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement

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.

Classification TitleAsst Instr Design ConsultantPhysical RequirementsPulling , Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Squatting, Stooping, Bending, Standing, Twisting, Walking, Writing, Grasp, Talk or Hear Job Duties


Assists IDCs in the provision of professional consultation and support to university faculty who design, develop and deliver online courses. Including, but not limited to assisting with: UNT, Coursera and Dallas Thrives stackable projects, course reviews, new course development , and course redesign.


Responsibility to exercise strong interpersonal skills and be a good team player through effective collaboration with people in (and outside of) the team to successfully reach established targets.


Demonstrates skill in time and task management; and meeting deadlines


Assists with organizing, proofing, and maintaining course design/content documents


Keeps current on the latest developments in distance learning and participates in professional development activities with the team and with general online learning opportunities.

Posting NumberS1087PPosition End Date (if temporary)Special Instructions to ApplicantsQuicklink for Posting Questions

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  1. * What is your highest level of education attained?
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  2. * How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
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Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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    Job No:
    Posted: 9/9/2020
    Application Due: 9/25/2020
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