Job Title: Senior Instructional Designer* - IT Academic Applications Manager
Job ID: 21778
Location: John Jay College
ABOUT JOHN JAY COLLEGE
John Jay College of Criminal Justice is a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY) led by President Karol V. Mason and an internationally recognized leader in educating for justice. John Jay is a federally designated Hispanic-serving institution, it is ranked third in the nation in Black student success, and it is a top ten institution for promoting student social mobility. John Jay is proud to serve a diverse and dynamic student body of 15,000 students that includes nearly fifty percent students who are first in their family to attend college as well as students who are immigrants, from low-income families, or from other historically underrepresented groups.
The College participates in the doctoral programs of the Graduate Center of the City University of New York and offers bachelor's and master's degrees in traditional criminal justice-related fields of study as well as in a robust portfolio of liberal arts and sciences programs that highlight themes of justice across the arts, sciences, humanities, and social sciences. John Jay College seeks staff and faculty members who thrive in multicultural academic environments and are committed to access and excellence in higher education.
John Jay College of Criminal Justice of the City University of New York invites applications for a full-time Senior Instructional Designer in the Department of Online Education and Support. Reporting to the Associate Director of Instructional Design and collaborating with the Department of Online Education and Support team, the Senior Instructional Designer in addition to the CUNY Title Overview, will be required to :
Implement course development projects as appropriate to project goals, timeline, and budget with the College's Learning Management System, currently Blackboard.
Collaborate with subject matter experts and other course development team members to design, develop, evaluate, and refine online courses.
Ensure the application of appropriate guidelines to online courses and programs in areas such as outcome assessment, accessibility, and copyright issues.
Bachelor's Degree and six years' relevant experience required.
Master's degree (or higher) preferred in Instructional Design, Instructional Technology, Curriculum and Instruction, Education, or other relevant discipline areas.
Mastery of the Blackboard Learning Management System.
Knowledge of eLearning Technologies (Storyline, Voicethread, Adobe Suite and Captivate, Powtoons, etc.).
Experience collaborating with faculty in higher education to develop online courses.
Experience providing professional development opportunities for faculty teaching online.
Relevant experience in the development of online courses on learning management systems.
Familiarity with project and problem-based learning, experiential learning, outcome assessments, accessibility guidelines, and copyright law, preferred.
Knowledge of educational technologies and media (Voicethread, Playposit, eLearning tools).
Experience at the college or university level, preferred.
Demonstrated ability to regularly collaborate with others in a team environment, and work independently on assigned duties with minimal supervision.
Knowledge of other languages a plus.
CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW
Collaborates with faculty and other educators to help integrate technology into teaching and learning activities.
Evaluates faculty requirements for training and development on instructional technologies, and prepares appropriate learning programs, seminars, and materials
Consults with individual faculty to enhance their use of technology for teaching and learning
Keeps the College community abreast of developments in instructional technology
Recommends improvements to College and University-wide instructional systems using a variety of technologies
Serves as project manager and designer for the evaluation and implementation of new instructional technologies
May manage a staff of technology professionals
Performs related duties as assigned.
Job Title Name: IT Academic Applications Manager
Higher Education Associate
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
Salary commensurate with education and experience.
CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.
HOW TO APPLY
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Once you have registered or logged in with your user name and password, upload your cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information of three professional references as one document.
Review of resumes to begin February 13, 2020.
Posting closes on February 27, 2020.
*The anticipated start date for this position is July 1, 2020.
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CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.
Internal Number: 21778
About John Jay College (CUNY)
John Jay College of Criminal Justice is a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY) and an internationally-recognized leader in educating for justice. John Jay is a federally designated Hispanic-serving institution, it is ranked third in the nation in Black student success, and it is a top ten institution for promoting student social mobility. John Jay is proud to serve a diverse and dynamic student body of 15,000 students that includes nearly fifty percent of students who are first in their family to attend college as well as students who are immigrants, from low-income families, or from other historically underrepresented groups.