Instructional Designer

Glen Ellyn, DuPage County / Glendale Heights, DuPage County
Jul 10, 2014
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs, Instructional Design
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It Takes a Community
to SUSTAIN Success.

At College of DuPage, we believe that a community college should offer the advantages of an actual community. Ours is composed of highly diverse students, administrators, and professionals who are dedicated to furthering the future of our neighborhood and our world. We are the second-largest higher education institution in Illinois, dedicated to creating a positive influence on everyone whose life we touch. Our team strives to support and sustain the educational resources we offer with extensive knowledge, impressive service, and unparalleled expertise from individuals representing every culture imaginable.

Become a new member of our inclusive community in the following role:

Instructional Designer

The Instructional Designer will be a creative thinker and energetic collaborator with a strong interest in helping faculty to transform their teaching. The Instructional Designer will work closely with faculty to design, develop, deliver, and assess technology-based learning solutions that make a significant impact on the student learning experience. The Instructional Designer will be responsible for serving as the design and development lead on multiple online and hybrid course projects, as well as working in a consulting role with individual faculty members using technology tools.


Develop and revise online and hybrid courses using instructional design models and best practices in online education.
Regularly consult with individual faculty members regarding course design issues and in the effective use of technology tools. Recommend appropriate solutions.
Coordinate with the Instructional Technologist, Multimedia Services and other college units to plan and schedule the development of media assets for online and hybrid courses.
Ensure developed online and hybrid media assets are in alignment with course learning outcomes.
Design and deliver a regular schedule of online pedagogy and technology training workshops and modules in online, hybrid and face-to-face formats.
Stay current in the fields of instructional design, online learning and instructional technology.
Other duties assigned.

Required Credentials:


EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in Instructional Design, Instructional Technology, Learning Theory or similar discipline.

EXPERIENCE: Demonstrated knowledge of instructional design theory and online learning best practices.


EDUCATION: Master's degree

EXPERIENCE: Require three years of professional experience creating web-based instructional materials.

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The student population at the college is diverse in ethnicity, gender, language, age and background. College of DuPage is an AA/EO employer and strongly encourages applications from candidates who would enhance the diversity of its faculty.