Administrative/Support, Online/Distance Education, Other Staff/Administrative, Staff/Administrative
Under the supervision of the Dean of the School of Online Education, the Instructional Designer (Professional Services Specialist III) is responsible for providing instructional design expertise for the development and support of academic courses and specialized educational programs for online and hybrid learning classrooms. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: providing faculty training in instructional design and pedagogy; serving as project supervisor for online and hybrid course development; independently performing professional work of some difficulty using established policies, procedures and guidelines; and performing related work as required. This position requires a flexible schedule including evening and weekend hours. Some travel to other Kean locations is also required.
Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited college with a Bachelor’s degree and two years of professional experience in instructional design is required. Master’s degree in a related field and experience developing online courses is preferred. Candidate must have knowledge of learning management systems and emerging tools as related to teaching and learning. Exceptional oral and written communication skills and superior customer service skills are required.
Application: Please send cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to: Mr. Corey Vigdor, Dean, School of Online Education, by email to email@example.com. Candidacy review begins immediately and continues until appointment is made. Official transcripts for all degrees and three current letters of recommendation are required prior to the starting date of employment.
Kean University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer
About Kean University
Kean University is a world-class, vibrant and diverse institution offering 50 undergraduate majors and 80 graduate programs and options leading to masters and doctoral degrees, professional diplomas and certifications. Kean distinguishes itself through excellence in academics, strategic investments in both research and cultural facilities and initiatives and a commitment to the success of every student. Dedicated to preparing students for rewarding careers, lifelong learning and fulfilling lives, Kean offers a broad range of disciplines, the expertise of a diverse and world-savvy faculty and a student-centered learning environment and campus community. The University sits on three adjoining campus sites in Union County, New Jersey covering 180 acres, two miles from Newark Liberty International Airport and thirty minutes from New York City, with an additional location in Ocean County, New Jersey. Kean University also operates a unique, additional location in Wenzhou-China, where development of a full-scale campus is currently underway.