Job Description

The ATSU-College of Graduate Health Studies is pleased to announce the opening of an instructional designer within the School.  This position reports directly to the associate dean, academics and assessment, and is responsible for providing consultative support to faculty and staff in the design, development, implementation, and evaluation of online courses and other CGHS projects.  Major job duties include:

  • Assist in the design and preparation of teaching materials for online delivery
  • Work with the Associate Dean of Academics and Assessment o aid in the development and implementation/delivery of curriculum and training programs for faculty and staff, and to coordinate and lead special projects
  • Advise program curriculum committees regarding instructional programs and standards
  • Apply appropriate learning theories, instructional theories, and media applications to instructional scenarios
  • Interact with faculty and staff to provide training, documentation, and support for instructional technology and applications that complement and enhance instruction
  • Design, build, and revise online courses in collaboration with subject matter experts
  • Create help documents, tutorials, and other content to assist faculty, staff, and students
  • Support the use of an online course evaluation system for continuous quality improvement of courses and programs
  • Ensure the accessibility of all online courses and materials
  • Provide technical and pedagogical advice and expertise in the evaluation, purchase, upgrading, and maintenance of software resources for teaching and learning

Skills / Requirements

  • Four year degree plus postgraduate studies in education or related field
  • Experience in the design and development of technology-based instructional materials and courses in higher education
  • Experience applying instructional design methodology and principles to the design, delivery, and evaluation of distance learning courses
  • Evidence of experience in course management software (Blackboard and/or Canvas preferred)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of effective teaching techniques, curriculum development, and instructional design
  • Exceptional presentation, interpersonal, problem-solving, customer service, listening, and writing skills
  • Demonstrate problem-solving skills and communication skills
  • Must be detail-oriented, flexible, and organized

Qualified candidates, please send cover letter, resume, and completed ATSU Employment Application to hr@atsu.edu