Marist College invites applications for an Instructional Designer to join the Marist IT team. This position works within the office of Digital Education to achieve new strategic goals and provide instructional design consultation related to course, module, and whole curriculum development activities for traditional, online, and hybrid courses. More information about the Marist Department of Information Technology can be found at http://www.marist.edu/it/.
Master's degree in Instructional Design, Instructional Technology or related field from a regionally accredited institution and three to five years of related work experience required. Experience developing and delivering online courses as well as an understanding of and an ability to communicate teaching strategies appropriate for distance learning environments. Specific skills in using Web Conferencing Tools, Learning Management Systems, TurnItIn, Vericite, Web Authoring Tools. Excellent written and verbal communication skills in connection with interpersonal, organizational, and partnering skills.
Located on the river in the historic Hudson River Valley and at its Florence, Italy branch campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence in various publications including The Princeton Review's “Colleges That Create Futures” and The Best 381 Colleges, U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges (9th in Best Regional University/North), and Kiplinger's Best College Values. Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. Marist educates approximately 4,900 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees.
Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.