Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.
Background Check Statement:
Any offer of employment to a successful candidate will be conditioned upon the University's receipt of a satisfactory criminal background report.
Eligibility for Employment:
Proper documentation of identity and eligibility for employment will be required before the hiring process can be completed.
Advanced degree (Master's or Doctorate) in a teaching or instructional systems design/technology (ISD/IST), curriculum/instructional design, education, or related field.
Experience in instructional design, educational technology, or a related field.
Demonstrated success teaching in higher education to include the utilization of technological tools such as discussion board, grade books, peer review, and more.
Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
Demonstrated commitment and ability to work with a diverse group of students, faculty, staff and constituents in support of campus and the CAE mission.
Demonstrated excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills;
Experience in the development and delivery of presentations, workshops, and seminars to faculty.
Prefer training with Quality Matters, but may be acquired after hire.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Facilitate online, blended and face-to-face course and program design, development, and revision using research based practices in the field.
Provide training for faculty transitioning to online and blended course delivery.
Consult with faculty on a regular basis in the design and delivery of online courses to support.
Assist in assuring that content, courses, and programs meet accessibility standards, expectations, and best practices.
Oversee the multimedia development for online, hybrid, and flipped courses.
Provide assistance in the support of the Learning Management System (Moodle). This includes answering faculty and student support questions via email, phone, and walk-in, creating support documentation and on-demand training.
Design and deliver workshops on the use of the LMS and integrating other instructional technologies into the system.
Participate in committees and provide service to the departments, colleges, university, and profession.
Be aware of, understand, and follow all university policies.
Experience providing instructional support to faculty, trainers, and/or curriculum developers.
Certification in Quality Matters (reviewer, master reviewer, and/or instructor) or other online course development.
Type of Position: Full Time Position
Work Schedule/Hours: M-F, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and other hours during any special events
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.