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Higher Ed Administrative Careers - Instructional Technology/Distance education, Higher Ed Administrative Careers - Other
As Entry Level Instructional Designer, this person is a key member of the Online Studies Instructional Design group that creates and maintains well-designed Canvas course sites to support online instruction at CIU. The Entry Level Instructional Designer is responsible for making requested changes in content and layout, utilizing companion software to enhance course sites, and assisting with access issues that occasionally arise. This is a site-based (not remote) position.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Edit prescribed layout of Canvas courses as requested to improve navigation and support instruction.
Review online course regularly for quality (correct content, layout, ease of navigation, working links, etc.) and alert Online Studies Instructional Design group members to quality-related issues.
Maintain course site templates and procedures for review and approval.
Support online course development schedule through editing efficiently and communicating effectively with colleagues and other stakeholders.
Utilize Respondus and other companion software programs that integrate with Canvas to support instruction.
Integrate textbook publisher access codes with Canvas and provide support for faculty and student access, as needed.
3+ years in technical writing, editing, education, or instructional design.
Direct experience with Canvas, Blackboard, or other online platforms.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and Google Docs.
Familiarity with Internet-based conferencing.
Previous teaching experience or office experience preferred.
Master’s degree in Education required, preferably with emphasis in technology or instructional design
CIU provides a benefits package that includes 100% of the employee’s cost of membership in the Health Plan; a 401(k) plan with match opportunity, vacation and sick leave, and more.
Qualified candidates may access the full job description and complete the CIU Employment Application by going to the Employment page at www.ciu.edu.
About Columbia International University
The mission of CIU is to educate people from a biblical worldview to impact the nations with the message of Christ.