The Institute for Learning (IFL), a translational research group within the University of Pittsburgh's Learning Research and Development Center (LRDC), which serves as a bridge between the domains of research and practice, bringing educators the best of current knowledge, research, tools, and models related to instruction and district design is seeking a qualified candidate who will be responsible for assembling, editing, and formatting online course materials, ensuring that copyright permission is secured for all documents necessary, and uploading the courses to a digital platform.
This position will coordinate with partnering organization(s) to run these courses as they are purchased. The position will be the point of contact for partnering organization(s) and serve as help support for customers. Responsibilities will also include troubleshooting technical issues for online courses and providing occasional assistance with the editing and formatting of print materials.
Baccalaureate degree in Education, Instructional Design, or related field required, with 5-6 years recent experience, and/or combination of education and experience; Master's strongly preferred. HTML experience.
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Internal Number: 177099
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.
Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.
Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.
Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military..., conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.