Department Name: 3L500:ITS Academic Tech & Faculty Engagement
This position provides expertise in online course design and outreach for distance learning credit programs. Duties include assisting faculty in the design of online coursework/programs and instructional practices, re-visioning courses and course segments for electronic delivery methods, and working with the DL Manager and Learning Management to develop, schedule, and provide workshops to support faculty IT needs. Position collaborates with the DL Manager, Learning Management, and Strategic Communications to manage and update documents, guidelines, and web resources for student and faculty resource pages. Expertise in instructional design, educational technology, and oral and written communication. Must be well organized and able to work collaboratively and independently. Experience with web content management preferred.
Microsoft Office, Canvas learning management system, Zoom web conferencing software.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Master’s degree preferred. At least 3 years of experience in instructional design using learning management systems and advanced multimedia and/or e-learning authoring software preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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