Director of Instructional Design
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Job TitleDirector of Instructional Design
AgencyTexas A&M University - Texarkana
DepartmentAssoc Provost Of Academic & Student Affairs
Proposed Minimum SalaryCommensurate
Job LocationTexarkana, Texas
Job DescriptionThe Director of Instructional Design, under general direction, identifies and communicates best practices for applying teaching and learning theories and instructional technologies to curriculum design.Salary Information:
Expected salary range is $55,000 to $60,000 annually.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
:Coordinates and/or conducts regular workshops and ongoing training and assistance to faculty for instructional design implementation in the classroom.Ensures compliance with Texas A&M University System (TAMUS), Coordinating Board, Southern Association of Colleges, and University rules and regulations regarding technology and distance education.Represents the University in developing initiatives to enhance local, national, and international access to courses and degrees and in developing partnerships with other institutions of higher education to expand student access to quality courses and programs.Coordinates development of the annual budgets for departments.Develops annual faculty training programs, and conducts training programs for administrators, division directors, faculty, and student services.Works in coordination with faculty to schedule video conferences and distance education courses.Incorporates emerging theories and practices into instructional design.This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
:Minimum QualificationsBachelor’s degree in applicable field or equivalent combination of education and experience.Ten years of related experience.Knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation applications.Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.Excellent written communication, analytical, interpersonal, and organizational skills.Preferred QualificationsKnowledge of Canvas, Blackboard, and any other LMSUniversity instructional design experience.Experience working in IT dept within any organization.Experience with Zoom/video conferencingOther RequirementsAbility to travel and work beyond normal office hours.Ability to maintain confidentiality.SUPERVISION OF PERSONNEL:This position generally supervises employees.OPEN UNTIL FILLED.To apply: Upload your cover letter, resume and 3 professional references with contact information and with one reference being a supervisor/manager in the questionnaire section of your application.Please remember once you submit your application you will not be able to “revise” or upload any documents. If you have any questions about uploading or a revision to your application, you may contact HR@tamut.edu .All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.Equal
As a member of The Texas A&M University System, Texas A&M University-Texarkana is a comprehensive regional university that provides students with academically challenging, engaging, and rewarding educational experiences through quality teaching, scholarship, student support services, co-curricular programming, research, and service.
Through the personal attention of our faculty and staff, students are afforded the opportunity to acquire the knowledge, abilities, and skills to become leaders in their chosen professions and to prepare for the opportunities of serving in a global environment.
A&M–Texarkana began in 1971 as part of East Texas State University and joined The Texas A&M University System in 1996. Our 375-acre campus, which opened in 2008, is near beautiful Bringle Lake in Texarkana, Texas, in a region known as the Ark-La-Tex.
With a commitment to academic excellence, student success, and community leadership, A&M-Texarkana is comprised of three academic colleges: education and liberal arts; business; and science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The university accommodates students by offering flexible class schedules, web-based courses, and online degree programs.
A&M-Texarkana is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Red River Athletic Conference, with men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s tennis, baseball, and softball programs.
The Texas A&M University System is one of the largest systems of higher education in the nation, with a statewide network of eleven universities, seven state agencies and a comprehensive health science center. The A&M System is committed to providing an educational and work environment that is conducive to the personal and professional development of each individual employee. Equal opportunity and access will be provided throughout the A&M System to all students, employees, and prospective employees.
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