Instructional Designer, Metropolitan College, Distance Ed Admin

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
28 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Dec 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Work in partnership with faculty to design and build courses and manage program-wide portfolios, building innovative online degree programs of the highest quality. Work in the Office of Distance Education within cross-functional teams which include student and faculty support coordinators and media producers. Collaboration is a key component and contributes greatly to a highly refined finished product. As part of a growing digital teaching and learning division, instructional designers have the opportunity to be involved directly in educating students all around the world in distinctly engaging and interactive ways. All BU online courses are expected to meet the highest of quality and academic standards. Oversee project schedules and manage all aspects of the design process with knowledgeable and experienced approaches to technology use in instruction, including assessment, andragogy, deployment methodologies, and integration strategies.

Required Skills

Master's Degree in Instructional Design or Education-related discipline,strong communication skills, an understanding of online pedagogy and andragogy, excellent attention to detail and ability to prioritize, experience and demonstrated competence with Adobe products, Dreamweaver, HTML, CSS, and Blackboard LMS systems, and at least two years of experience in online course development. Cover letter must be provided to be considered.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular