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Online Course Design Specialist

Posted: January 26, 2021
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The Online Course Design Specialist will work as a part of a team to design, develop, deliver and support online and blended courses and programs at UMass Lowell’s Division of Graduate, Online and Professional Studies. This includes collaborating with and supporting faculty in the design, development, launch, and on-going support of online courses. S/he will facilitate the online course development process, conduct course quality reviews, provide recommendations for course improvement, and promote good practices of teaching and learning with technology.

The primary functions of the Online Course Design Specialist are to provide instructional design consultation, training, and on-going support to faculty who are developing and teaching online courses.

S/he is responsible for the development and delivery of on-site and online training, workshops, and facilitating a course development process for faculty developing online, blended, and virtual courses.

Partner with faculty to implement best practices in online course design and teaching.

Provide technical and instructional support to faculty teaching online, blended and virtual courses.

Learn more and apply: https://careers.pageuppeople.com/822/lowell/en-us/job/507201/online-course-design-specialist

Minimum Qualifications (Required):

Experience:

5 years of experience training faculty members to teach online and providing instructional design consultations
5 years of experience supporting the design and development of online courses
Experience with a variety of learning technologies, including learning management systems, Zoom, multimedia development tools, and lecture capture tools

Skills:

Demonstrated knowledge of a modern learning management system, including the instructor and administrator roles
Demonstrated technical skills with regards to troubleshooting and resolving tech issues and challenges
Demonstrated experience conducting technical trainings, presenting to groups, and facilitating discussions with faculty

Education:

Master’s Degree in a related field

Additional Considerations:

Formal education/certification in instructional and course design
Online teaching experience

About Umass Lowell - https://www.uml.edu/about/

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment. We seek candidates who can contribute to that goal and encourage you to apply and to identify your strengths in this area.

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class.

Description

The Online Course Design Specialist will work as a part of a team to design, develop, deliver and support online and blended courses and programs at UMass Lowell’s Division of Graduate, Online and Professional Studies. This includes collaborating with and supporting faculty in the design, development, launch, and on-going support of online courses. S/he will facilitate the online course development process, conduct course quality reviews, provide recommendations for course improvement, and promote good practices of teaching and learning with technology.

The primary functions of the Online Course Design Specialist are to provide instructional design consultation, training, and on-going support to faculty who are developing and teaching online courses.

S/he is responsible for the development and delivery of on-site and online training, workshops, and facilitating a course development process for faculty developing online, blended, and virtual courses.

Partner with faculty to implement best practices in online course design and teaching.

Provide technical and instructional support to faculty teaching online, blended and virtual courses.

Learn more and apply: https://careers.pageuppeople.com/822/lowell/en-us/job/507201/online-course-design-specialist

Skills

Minimum Qualifications (Required):

Experience:

5 years of experience training faculty members to teach online and providing instructional design consultations
5 years of experience supporting the design and development of online courses
Experience with a variety of learning technologies, including learning management systems, Zoom, multimedia development tools, and lecture capture tools

Skills:

Demonstrated knowledge of a modern learning management system, including the instructor and administrator roles
Demonstrated technical skills with regards to troubleshooting and resolving tech issues and challenges
Demonstrated experience conducting technical trainings, presenting to groups, and facilitating discussions with faculty

Education

Education:

Master’s Degree in a related field

Additional Considerations:

Formal education/certification in instructional and course design
Online teaching experience

Company Description

About Umass Lowell - https://www.uml.edu/about/

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment. We seek candidates who can contribute to that goal and encourage you to apply and to identify your strengths in this area.

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class.

Position Overview

Company

UMass Lowell

Location

Lowell, MA

Job Type

Full time

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Listing Contact

Patrick

patrick_connell@uml.edu 7814395866

Position Details

Description

The Online Course Design Specialist will work as a part of a team to design, develop, deliver and support online and blended courses and programs at UMass Lowell’s Division of Graduate, Online and Professional Studies. This includes collaborating with and supporting faculty in the design, development, launch, and on-going support of online courses. S/he will facilitate the online course development process, conduct course quality reviews, provide recommendations for course improvement, and promote good practices of teaching and learning with technology.

The primary functions of the Online Course Design Specialist are to provide instructional design consultation, training, and on-going support to faculty who are developing and teaching online courses.

S/he is responsible for the development and delivery of on-site and online training, workshops, and facilitating a course development process for faculty developing online, blended, and virtual courses.

Partner with faculty to implement best practices in online course design and teaching.

Provide technical and instructional support to faculty teaching online, blended and virtual courses.

Learn more and apply: https://careers.pageuppeople.com/822/lowell/en-us/job/507201/online-course-design-specialist

Skills and Experience

Minimum Qualifications (Required):

Experience:

5 years of experience training faculty members to teach online and providing instructional design consultations
5 years of experience supporting the design and development of online courses
Experience with a variety of learning technologies, including learning management systems, Zoom, multimedia development tools, and lecture capture tools

Skills:

Demonstrated knowledge of a modern learning management system, including the instructor and administrator roles
Demonstrated technical skills with regards to troubleshooting and resolving tech issues and challenges
Demonstrated experience conducting technical trainings, presenting to groups, and facilitating discussions with faculty

Education

Education:

Master’s Degree in a related field

Additional Considerations:

Formal education/certification in instructional and course design
Online teaching experience

Company Description

About Umass Lowell - https://www.uml.edu/about/

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment. We seek candidates who can contribute to that goal and encourage you to apply and to identify your strengths in this area.

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class.

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