Hampshire College, an independent, innovative, liberal arts institution and member of the Five College consortium, is accepting applications for an instructional technologist for the office of information technology.
The instructional technologist manages and supports technology used for teaching and learning at Hampshire College. The technologist provides training in a wide range of technology, and manages projects as needed to implement or upgrade instructional technology services. The instructional technologist is responsible for maintaining technical accessibility of course content and course-work for students registered with the accessibility services office.
An advanced degree with a minimum of 3 years job-related experience required. Ideal candidate will have experience supporting faculty using instructional technology such as learning management tools and systems, as well as experience providing technical and/or instructional support in an educational setting. Knowledge of and experience with instructional design, technology integration techniques, assistive technology software and technology access strategies, alt-format document production and processing, and multi-media production is also required. A strong technical background in a wide variety of digital and audio-visual technologies is a must. Candidate must be able to lift a minimum of 25 lbs. A commitment to working with people from diverse backgrounds is essential.
This 12-month, 35 hour/week benefited position holds a grade 4 in the Hampshire College staff salary grading schedule. We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits program. Please submit your cover letter, resume and names/phone numbers of three professional references via our website at https://jobs.hampshire.edu/
Education at Hampshire College prepares students to understand and participate responsibly in a complex world. Through its actions and policies, the college sets an example of the responsible and creative behavior it expects of its students. As a liberal arts college, Hampshire helps students develop confidence in their intellect, creativity, and values. It encourages their desire to be lifelong l...earners and their capacity to advance the cause of social justice and the well-being of others. The college fosters these attitudes through a multidisciplinary, multicultural curriculum; self-initiated, individual programs of study negotiated with faculty mentors; students' active participation in original research; and the diverse communities, on campus and off, in which learning takes place. Within the college's residential community, students encounter and learn to respect difference and appreciate diversity, thereby enhancing their capacity to live together well. Through commitment to testing and evaluating new ideas and new approaches to learning, national efforts to promote inquiry-based learning and teaching, and constructive civic and social engagement, Hampshire's actions serve as models for those of its students.