Instructional Designer - West Lafayette - IT Teaching & Learning Technologies

Updated: 6 months ago
Location: West Lafayette, INDIANA
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Instructional Designer - West Lafayette - IT Teaching & Learning Technologies(
Job Number:
 1800649)



Description

 In this role, you will collaborate with faculty to design and develop online, hybrid and face-to-face courses. As well as design digital course content with faculty members, assist with curriculum development, and integration of teaching and learning technology tools. You will also lead the instructional design specialists in building courses. You will utilize your skills to design, develop, and support professional development activities to support faculty in adopting best practices in teaching. You will support Purdue's IMPACT program by partnering with the Center for Instructional Excellence and Libraries helping faculty redesign large foundational courses for student-centered learning.
**The location of this position is on the Purdue main campus in West Lafayette, IN.
This posting represents eight vacancies (three  have been filled). 
*Updated 11/15/18



Qualifications

 Required:

  • Master's degree in Instructional Design, Instructional Technology, Education, or related field.
  • Three years of instructional design experience working with faculty/instructors/subject matter experts to design, develop and support delivery of instruction.
  • In lieu of degree, consideration will be given to an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Highly developed communication skills (oral, written, and interpersonal) with the demonstrated ability to work effectively with multiple constituencies in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment.
  • Expertise in applying learning theory and pedagogy to develop instructional design strategies. 
  • Knowledge and application of best practices using technology for teaching and learning, including but not limited to, multimedia development, web conferencing, learning management systems, social networking, online collaborative tools, and mobile solutions for education. 
  • Ability to monitor and report on the course development process. 
  • Ability to use one or more eLearning authoring tools (e.g., Camtasia, Captivate, Softchalk, Articulate).
Preferred:
  • PhD or EdD Degree.
  • Instructional Design experience in higher education. 
  • Teaching experience in higher education, preferably in online & blended environments. 
  • Experience designing and delivering faculty professional development in a higher education setting.
  • Knowledge of and the ability to apply universal design for learning, and accessibility standards for online learning environments, as well as familiarity with assistive technologies used with course design, development and delivery. 
  • Familiarity with copyright laws and creative commons and how they pertain to courses.
  • Ability to use one or more eLearning authoring tools (e.g., Camtasia, Captivate, Softchalk, Articulate).
Additional Information:
  • The location of this position is on the Purdue main campus in West Lafayette, IN.
  • This posting represents seven vacancies (three have been filled). 
  • A background check will be required for employment in this position.
  • FLSA: Exempt (Not Eligible For Overtime)
  • Retirement Eligibility: Defined Contribution Waiting Period.
  • Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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