Bachelor's degree in Instructional Technology, Educational Technology, Computer Science, Education or a related field. Minimum of three years of experience in course development and instructional design using emerging technologies; or a combination in any of the following: web page development, computer multimedia, and computer use support; or experience in a related field. A combination of education, work experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Assists faculty in the design and development of digital learning, from fully online courses to individual digital learning objects.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Assists and supports faculty in the development and implementation of digital learning, leveraging instructional technologies and pedagogical know-how. Manages assigned course workload using project management fundamentals. Consults with faculty members to determine appropriate technology and strategies for course delivery, learning design, and tool usage. Helps coordinate SHSU Online services on behalf of the educator. Facilitates faculty development sessions or online cohorts as needed. Develops and conducts instructional technology workshops for faculty as needed. Participates in continuing professional development activities. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 21356
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.