Instructional Designer - Health Sciences Center04881
The Health Sciences Center Information Technology Services is seeking applications for an Instructional Designer. This position is responsible for overseeing the design, development and production of online and blended learning courses, and develop and conduct workshops that align with e-learning tools and systems.
In order to successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:
Develop and provide recommendations for interface design, sequencing of instruction, use of assessments, design of course materials and activities.
Design, develop and teach faculty development workshops and other forms of professional development.
Assist in the development, distribution and enforcement of instructional technology policies and procedures.
Participate in the testing and deployment of SOLE, e-learning tools, etc.
Represent the Health Sciences Center, ITS and Application & Web Services as assigned in meetings, forums and/or conferences.
Master's degree in a relevant field is required; an equivalent combination of education and experience will also be considered
Two (2) years of experience in the following:
Web-based instructional material design
Development and deployment
One (1) year of experience om the following:
Course management tools use (SOLE, Blackboard, Moodle, D2L, etc.)
Leading instructional material development tasks
Matching e-learning technologies to instructional goals
Designing and presenting workshop
Comprehensive knowledge of current learning and instructional theories and principles (including adult learning) applicable to e-learning
High level of expertise with tools that facilitate the design of instructional materials (such as storyboards, flow charts, assessments, etc.)
Instructional development tools such as HTML & HTML editors, CSS, productivity software (such as word processors, spreadsheets, databases and presentation tools)
Multi-media software such as Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Flash, Captivate and others
Basic knowledge of streaming audio and video, compression methods, file types and formats
Familiarity with graphic design elements appropriate for online instruction
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