Marist College invites applications for a Lead Instructional Design Specialist to join our Digital Education team. Digital Education is committed to leading the promotion, infusion, and support of technology-facilitated pedagogical innovation. This innovation is designed to aid faculty in enriching student learning experiences as a means to develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century. Our team promotes and supports technology-enabled learning, with an interdisciplinary team and a broad range of services.
This position will lead projects related to the integration of digital technology into the College’s curriculum and provide assistance to faculty to develop the methodologies and strategies for improving student learning outcomes. S/he will support traditional, hybrid and fully online courses through the use of instructional design pedagogy and education technologies. Additionally, the Specialist will manage and deliver face-to-face and/or online workshops, written materials, and online content, coordinate and lead projects designed to assist faculty in using technology-based instructional efforts to create great courses.
Master's degree in Instructional Technology or related field and a minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience required. Supervisory experience preferred. Must have experience with educational/instructional technology software, Web Conferencing tools, multimedia development software, Quality Matters.
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 by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures & The Best 380 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (9th Best Regional University/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. 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.