Elon University is currently accepting applications for an Instructional Technologist. The position is part of an instructional technology team in Teaching and Learning Technologies (TLT) that supports the mission of the university by working with faculty and staff to identify and apply modern instructional technologies to advance Elon’s model of student and learning-centered higher education and to enhance and support strategic campus initiatives. The position provides expert guidance in the application of instructional technologies and provides consulting, training, and support in the use of both existing and emerging technologies. Additionally, the Instructional Technologist for Training focuses on planning, organizing, and leading technology training, creating training materials and documentation, and providing support for university-wide productivity and academic software. The position works closely with campus partners to determine needs and develop programs that advance digital fluency and the modern workplace. The position will also serve as the TLT training/support contact for assigned university-wide technology rollouts. Teaching and Learning Technologies is part of the overall Information Technology organization at Elon. The position will remain open until filled. Apply at https://elon.peopleadmin.com/postings/7389. Elon University is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.
Master’s degree required in Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Media, Instructional Technology, Instructional Design or similar field, Two to four years of work experience in these areas, preferably in a higher education environment. The successful candidate must have a demonstrated knowledge of supporting instructional technology tools and their use in teaching and learning. Requires outstanding communication and consultative skills and must be able to apply these skills with faculty and staff at all educational levels. Must be detail-oriented, have excellent time management and organizational skills, and be able to effectively lead and execute projects and initiatives. Must be able to work both independently and be a team player. A patient nature and the ability to work well with others are needed. Must be comfortable leading training sessions and speaking in front of large groups. Must be able to work with frequent interruptions, manage multiple projects, and learn independently. A basic understanding of copyright and fair use, and its application to teaching and learning.
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About Elon University
Elon University has built a national reputation as the premier student-centered liberal arts university that values strong relationships between students and their faculty and staff mentors. Elon's 6,700 students prepare to become the ethical leaders the world needs, putting their knowledge into action on campus, in the community and around the globe. Elon is known for academic excellence across the curriculum, and for experiential learning programs in study abroad, undergraduate research, leadership, interfaith dialogue, civic engagement and community service. Elon is ranked the nation's #1 master's-level university for study abroad and is a top-producer of Fulbright Student Scholars and Peace Corps volunteers. U.S. News & World Report recognizes Elon more than any other university in the nation for academic programs that "Focus on Student Success." More than 425 full-time faculty members teach in six academic units: Elon College, the College of Arts and Sciences; the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business; the School of Communications; the School of Education; the School of Health Sciences; and the School of Law. Elon's four-year graduation rate of 78 percent ranks in the top... 10 percent of U.S. private universities. The student-faculty ratio is 12-1, and the average class size is 20. The university's 636-acre residential campus in the Town of Elon, N.C., is consistently recognized as one of the nation's finest environments for learning. The Elon Phoenix NCAA Division I athletic program is a member of the Colonial Athletic Association.