Occupational Category (Staff Positions Only): Professional
Hiring Salary: Monthly-Staff
Department: Dept of Forensic Science
Bachelor's degree in Instructional Technology, Educational Technology, Computer Science, Education or related field. Five years of experience in instructional design, computer multimedia, or course development using emerging technologies, preferably in higher education or related field. Experience with development in Storyline, including captioning, audio and video integration and editing, player customization functions, and development of unique and engaging interactions highly desirable. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of education.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Assists in the design and development of digital learning, from fully online courses to individual digital learning objects. Position requires travel to campus locations across Texas.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Assists and supports 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 staff and subject matter experts to determine appropriate technology and strategies for course delivery, learning design, and tool usage. Helps coordinate SHSU Online services on behalf of the institute. Facilitates development sessions or instructional technology workshops as needed. Program support may be provided via webinars, phone calls, virtual meetings, or face-to-face. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 24713
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 140 years, Sam Houston State University (SHSU) has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The measure of a Life is its Service," echoes across SHSU's eight colleges and beyond campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. SHSU is an inclusive institution whose mission is to provide high quality education, scholarship, and service to student and to regional, state, national and international constituencies.
SHSU offers over 90 bachelor degree programs, over 55 masters and 11 doctoral programs, including the nation’s first PhD in Forensic Science, SHSU offers an exceptional college experience. SHSU is classified as a "Doctoral Research University" by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education. The Chronicle of Higher Education named Sam Houston State University among the nation's best universities to work for in nine consecutive years "Great Colleges to Work For" survey results.
SHSU is a university that thinks big but feels small. With a student population of over 21,500 students, SHSU prides itself with creating a close community. Located in the "piney wood" region of East Texas,... Huntsville is less than an hour's drive north of Houston, which enables the university community to maintain a small town atmosphere with easy access to the nation's fourth largest metropolitan area.
Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace.
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