Instructional Design Specialist
The successful candidate will work closely with faculty and staff to design high quality courses that use innovative technology to deliver course content that successfully achieves student learning outcomes. They will also: ➢ provide instructional design support for Adult Education programs ➢ help faculty across the College understand and implement the best pedagogical practices in traditional and adult education ➢ work with the faculty to effectively use course management systems and other appropriate technology to deliver course material ➢ be able to produce excellent written training materials for faculty and staff ➢ show the ability to develop and conduct workshops/trainings ➢ have to work independently as well as be part of collaborative team All applicants must have a Master’s degree in instructional design, educational technology or a related field; at least one year of relevant work experience is preferred. Founded in 1847, Carthage College combines an environment of reflection and self-discovery with a culture of high expectation, so that our students uncover and ignite their true potential. As a four-year private liberal arts college with roots in the Lutheran tradition, we place a strong emphasis on both moral and intellectual values. Our prime location in Kenosha, Wisconsin, midway between Chicago and Milwaukee, allows students the opportunity to learn in a professional context. Our beautiful campus, an 80-acre arboretum on the shore of Lake Michigan is home to 150 scholars, 2500 full-time students, and 900 part-time students. Our rich academic experience equips students with foundational knowledge and skills, preparing graduates to be lifelong learners, and to lead meaningful, productive lives. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. All applications should be submitted by Tuesday, July 1, 2014. Applicants should send a cover letter discussing relevant skills and experience, a resume/vita, a personal statement on the role of instructional design in higher education and three references. The application packet should be in a single PDF file and should be sent electronically to: Dr. William J. Miller Acting Dean, Graduate and Professional Studies Carthage College Kenosha, WI 53140-1994 firstname.lastname@example.org Carthage College values the diversity of its campus community and encourages applications from underrepresented groups.