Ball State University’s Division of Online and Strategic Learning invites applications for a Lead Instructional Consultant.
Position function: provide direction and guidance to instructional consultant and curriculum design teams. Lead efforts in faculty training and instructional design and support, by providing services to initiatives focused on quality, student success, and growth. Work within the unit to plan, implement, and deliver programming, projects, and daily work based on strategic goals. Manage daily operations with a strong focus on positive practices in faculty training, educational technology implementation, and team collaboration.
Apply online at: http://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/18470 . Include the following documents with your application: resume and cover letter addressed to Mr. Ted Ward. The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earned is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted. Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through August 31, 2019.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, approximately 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students enroll each year in diverse academic programs on and off campus. Our students come from all Indiana counties, all 50 states and 68 countries to pursue knowledge in seven academic colleges offering 190 undergraduate majors, 130 undergraduate minors, 140 graduate programs and 200 study abroad programs.
The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.
The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit:
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.
Minimum qualifications: Master’s degree from an accredited institution by date of appointment.
-Experience in teaching and learning at the university level.
-Experience in leading teams.
-Experience in online course design.
-Experience with Canvas Learning Management system or comparable.
-Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Preferred qualifications: Doctoral degree in an appropriate and relevant area.
-Experience in working with university faculty.
-Experience in leading technology initiatives and projects.
-Experience in data-informed assessment of teaching and learning.
-Strong technology and project management skills.
-Strong leadership and interpersonal skills.
-Working knowledge of current trends and research data related to teaching and learning.
-Excellent presentation skills.
About Ball State University
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 190 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation.Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.