Senior Instructional Technologist
St. Mary’s College of Maryland at Historic St. Mary’s City is accepting résumés for the position of Senior Instructional Technologist. This position is responsible for providing administrative and instructional support for the College’s Learning Management System (Blackboard) and Instructional Evaluation System (CourseEval); developing group training programs for the College community; assisting in the creation, maintenance and growth of web-based resources and tutorials about best practices and troubleshooting in the use of information technology; supporting innovative teaching practices that integrate digital technologies into classroom environments; and providing pedagogical and instructional design consultations to faculty and staff to adopt new technologies and media in the classroom. Provides instructional support and training for faculty, staff and students in the design, development, and integration of technology and/or online learning into the curriculum. Assists in assessing the effectiveness of integrating technology into teaching and learning. Continuously researches and evaluates trends in instructional design theory, educational technology practices, and emerging instructional software applications.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in Instructional/Educational Technology, Educational, Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field required. Three to five years of educational experience in the support and development of effective uses of technology in teaching and learning. Experience with course management systems, Blackboard experience considered an asset. Experience and/or formal training in instructional design methodology is considered an asset. View position description for additional qualifications. Any combination of acceptable education and experience, which has provided the necessary knowledge and skills to fulfill the requirements of this position, may be considered. Employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.
Non-sectarian since its founding, St. Mary's College of Maryland, a public Carnegie Baccalaureate, Arts and Sciences institution located in Historic St. Mary's City, 70 miles southeast of Washington, D.C., has been designated as Maryland's public honors college. Undergraduate and residential in nature, with a diverse coeducational student body numbering approximately 1700, St. Mary's emphasizes excellence in teaching. The institution was awarded a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa in 1997. The quality of life is enhanced by the recreational opportunities of the Chesapeake region and close proximity to the amenities of Washington D.C., Baltimore and Richmond.
St. Mary’s College (www.smcm.edu) embodies diversity and inclusion in its mission. We create an environment that recognizes the value of individual and group differences and we encourage inquiries from applicants who will contribute to our cultural and ethnic diversity. Application materials should include a cover letter, résumé (including e-mail address), and three references and submitted online at: apply.interfolio.com/56116. Questions may be directed to Jenell Sargent at 240-895-4357.
Review of résumés will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. St. Mary’s College of Maryland is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
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