Instructional Designer

Location
Anderson, Anderson County
Posted
Apr 10, 2014
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs, Instructional Design
Employment Type
Full Time
Instructional Designer Anderson University’s Office of Instructional Design invites applications for a full-time Instructional Designer. This full-time professional position works directly with Associate Provost for Educational Innovation and the AU Online team. Anderson University is a comprehensive, liberal arts institution affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention. Candidates with a strong Christian value system and lifestyle are encouraged to apply. Primary Duties and Responsibilities • Work collaboratively to design and develop online and blended courses in cooperation with campus colleges and departments; high-quality training and professional development experiences for faculty; and online instructor and student tutorials and resources • Incorporate instructional design models, best practices in online learning, and current educational technologies to promote effective teaching and enhanced learning experiences • Help facilitate administrative aspects of course development, delivery, and support • Provide assistance with planning and coordinating materials with course instructor(s) Required Qualifications • Masters degree in Instructional Design, Instructional Technology or other related fields or comparable experience within higher education • Demonstrated experience in online learning and working with faculty, understanding online pedagogy and instructional design models/learning theories • Experience working collaboratively and independently • Experience and demonstrated competence in working with learning management/online learning systems • Demonstrated high-level interpersonal skills with ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and orally • Ability to track and mange complex and multiple projects in a fast paced environment • This position may include some evening work Preferred Qualifications • Demonstrated experience in teaching in online, blended, and/or traditional learning environments. • Proven ability to stay current with rapidly changing technologies • Experience with collaborative learning environments such as Adobe Connect • Experience with social networking and collaboration tools in synchronous and asynchronous learning environments Submit letter of interest, resume, and Anderson University staff application to: bdeaton@andersonuniversity.edu Or, mail these documents to: Dr. Ben Deaton Anderson University 316 Boulevard Anderson, SC 29621 Anderson University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity within its faculty, staff, and students.