Posted: Saturday, December 23, 2017 3:11 AM
Job Description Marian University, a Catholic Franciscan institution of higher education, invites applications for the position of Online Instructional Designer and Academic Support. This position is responsible for design, development, maintenance, compliance, and support of the delivery of online courses. S/he will assist in designing courses, developing them in the Learning Management System (LMS), and supporting online faculty to deliver high-quality learning experiences. S/he will also offer program academic and administrative support. S/he will work collaboratively the MAP Executive Director, MAP Director of Educational Services, department chairs, program directors, and the professionals at the Center for Teaching and Learning. Essential Duties and Responsibilities : · Assist the Director of Educational Services in delivering high-quality online courses · Work with faculty to redesign existing courses and create new online courses based on templates and established guidelines · Conduct regular reviews of online courses to ensure high-quality design and rigorous content · Serve as the Canvas LMS and the CAMS Student Information System (SIS) specialist for the faculty and online curriculum · Work with faculty to prepare for the start of each session including technical support for Canvas · Assist in training faculty to teach and administer online courses · Stay current on regulations related to online education and recommend instructional tools and methods to improve students’ educational experience · Contribute to program and courses assessment and prepare departmental reports · Maintain and update a textbook list for the online courses and work with the faculty and bookstore to ensure availability of books in a timely manner · Assist with program administration by maintaining a faculty list, help with generating contracts, review syllabi, and maintain course files · Attend departmental and interdepartmental meetings, coordinates projects, and serve on university committees as assigned · Assist with program special events and engage actively in the life of the university Requirements include: · Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution · Entry-level experience related to course design · Online education and online teaching experience preferred · Strong oral, written, and interpersonal skills · Attention to detail · Proofreading and multitasking skills · Strong computer skills and comfort with various software, spreadsheets, and technology tools · Analytical and problem solving skills are essential · Experience working with a SIS and a LMS would be beneficial Company Description Located within 10 minutes of downtown Indianapolis, Marian University is one of the nation’s preeminent Catholic institutions of higher learning, and ranks as one of US News & World Report’s top universities in the Midwest Region. Marian University was founded in 1937 by the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, Indiana, and the Franciscan Values that the Sisters ingrained into the university’s culture are still prevalent today. The university has experienced tremendous growth in the past 15 years under the leadership of President Daniel J. Elsener, including the opening of the Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2013 – the state’s first new medical school in 110 years. Marian University’s football team has captured the NAIA national championship in 2012 and 2015. In 2016 and 2017, the women’s basketball team won back-to-back NAIA national championships. Marian University is also home to the most successful collegiate cycling program in the nation, which currently holds 38 national titles. Marian University offers an excellent benefits package including health and dental insurance and full Marian University undergraduate tuition benefits for employees and their family. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Required materials include: letter of application, current CV with evidence of outstanding teaching and professional activities, names and contact information of three professional references. Only complete applicant packets submitted to email@example.com will be considered. Marian University is an EOE and is committed to diversity and encourages persons from diverse backgrounds to apply for this position.
• Location: Indianapolis
• Post ID: 33452507 indianapolis