The University of Texas at Austin Instructional Designer - E-Learning Coordinator in Austin, Texas

Instructional Designer - E-Learning Coordinator

Hiring department

Crla-PI-Cawthon

Monthly salary

$3,750 - $5,416+ depending on qualifications

Hours per week

40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM

Posting number

17-06-19-01-8107

Job Status Open

FLSA status Exempt

Earliest Start Date Immediately

Position Duration Terminates on 12/31/2021

Position open to all applicants

Location Austin (main campus)

Number of vacancies 1

General Notes

This position is wholly funded by outside grants, and continued employment is contingent upon continued funding.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply

  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.

  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information

Purpose

Coordinate online learning programs for the National Deaf Center on Postsecondary Outcomes.

Essential Functions

Coordinate the development, implementation and maintenance of online instructional programs. Utilize best practices in teaching and learning to design and develop instructional activities and materials. Evaluate and develop assessment items to track participant learning. Develop and modify curriculum as needed to meet expectations for instructional programs. Evaluate the effectiveness of instructional materials to ensure that objectives are being accomplished. Coordinate production of instructional materials in areas such as project milestones, budget, consultants, resource time, and logistics. Plan and conduct offerings such as workshops, seminars, and one-on-one development sessions related to instructional programs. Keep abreast of new developments in pedagogy and instructional technology.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Master's degree in instructional design, educational psychology, curriculum and instruction, or related areas. Three years of experience in curriculum development, instructional design, online teaching, or instructional technology. Three years of experience working with deaf students or clients in education, access services, or rehabilitation counseling. Evidence of project coordination skills. Clear and effective communication skills. Professional demeanor. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Five years or more of experience in curriculum development, instructional design, online teaching, or instructional technology. Five years or more of experience working with deaf students or clients in education, access services, or rehabilitation counseling. Fluency in American Sign Language.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions

Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation

Occasional overnight travel.

A criminal history background check will be required for finalist(s) under consideration for this position.

The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least 135 days in length.

The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

If hired, you will be required to complete the federal Employment Eligibility Verification form, I-9. You will be required to present acceptable, original documents to prove your identity and authorization to work in the United States. Information from the documents will be submitted to the federal E-Verify system for verification. Documents must be presented no later than the third day of employment. Failure to do so will result in dismissal.

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