The Center for Learning and Teaching (CLT) at Old Dominion University is accepting applications for the Instructional Technology Specialist (full-time, 12 month) position. This position will provide instructional technology, development, and maintenance of course materials, faculty development; and support for special projects for Distance Learning and CLT.
Required Education: Master’s degree or a bachelor’s degree with experience and training equivalent to a master’s degree.
Required Qualifications: Basic understanding of learning theory and practice. In-depth hands-on expertise in learning technology development and deployment. Experience in translation of learning objectives into courseware product. Skills and abilities in a wide array of learning technologies including traditional technologies such as, Microsoft and Adobe products, programming skills, and course management systems such as Blackboard. Project management skills. Attention to detail and well-organized. Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, and publishing). Strong interpersonal skills. In-depth understanding of design and production of media elements such as graphics, sound, and video. Professionalism necessary to operate easily in a higher education environment.
Preferred Qualifications: Some knowledge of and experience working with leading technologies in current and emerging web design and development technologies as well as project management applications. Basic understanding of the theories, principles, and practices in the development and maintenance of accessible instructional materials.