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[C19-019] - Instructional Design and Technology Resource Center: Instructional Coordinator

Position Information

Category:
Administrative Faculty

Deadline:
2018-12-14

Contact Person:
Lisa Washko
Email: Lisa.Washko@ccsu.edu

Job Description

Central Connecticut State University invites applications for a full-time Instructional Coordinator in the Instructional Design and Technology Resource Center.  Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body.  The successful candidate will:

  • Assist faculty with the design, development and implementation of course materials.
  • Coordinate the design, planning and production of audiovisual and multimedia programs for instructional and informational purposes.  Identifies staff needed to support program assignment.  Schedules, coordinates and supervises
    web-conferencing services.
  • Will assist in the course administration of the Learning Management System (LMS), which includes course setup, problem diagnosis, testing and providing feedback on software compatibility and updates.
  • Researches, evaluates and recommends system and software applicable to the Center’s operation to the IDTRC Supervisor and integrates its functions with appropriate University offices and academic departments.
  • Acts as a resource and conducts workshops in the development and utilization of instructional media and multimedia technologies.  Assists faculty in the operation of equipment, development and production of computer-based multimedia instructional material in the IDTRC.
  • Provides software support and training to the University community such as Banner, Blackboard and MS Office, etc.
  • Ensures timely communication and follow-up between clients and Information Technology Staff.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as related to those enumerated above which do not alter the basic responsibility of the position. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Three (FTE) years’ of professional work experience in the development of computer-based instructional materials
  • Experience in the creation of training documentation and/or video tutorials
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Commitment to serving culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities 

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Master’s degree in instructional design, educational technology or related field
  • Experience building courses and system administration of a Learning Management System, e.g., Blackboard Learn, Canvas, Moodle
  • Experience providing training to individuals and groups in a higher education or corporate environment
  • Experience working with college faculty, staff and adult learners on instructional design issues
  • Experience using design software e.g., Storyline, Photoshop, Camtasia and Lecture Capture Software

Equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered.

The University:  CCSU is one of four universities in the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities system.  Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose.  CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students - 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates.  CCSU is richly diverse: more than 30 percent of students are of a traditional minority heritage. Visit our web site at http://www.ccsu.edu/.

The Community: CCSU is located in New Britain, a city with a population of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital of culture-rich Hartford.  CCSU is currently in a large-scale community engagement initiative, designed to more effectively embrace our communities as the “steward of central Connecticut.”  Pursuing a range of partnership arrangements with area businesses, schools, agencies, and more, this initiative will create significant new opportunities for student internships, faculty research, as well as an expanding array of cultural collaborations with the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, city theatres, the world-renowned New Britain Museum of American Art, and other area attractions.

Application and Appointment:  For full consideration, applications must be received by December 14, 2018.  Salary is commensurate with education and experience; minimum is $52,489.  To begin the application process, click on Apply Now and electronically submit the following in one single document:

  • Letter of interest addressing qualifications for the position
  • Current resume
  • Names of three current professional references with addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers

Please redact any personally identifiable information (i.e. SSN, DOB, marital status, country of origin) from any documents submitted.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.  Emailed, faxed or mailed copies will not be accepted.

For more information, contact Lisa Washko at Lisa.Washko@ccsu.edu

Central Connecticut State University is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.