Recruitment/Posting Title Instructional Designer Job Category
Staff & Executive - Administrative & Support Department Online and
Hybrid Learning Overview
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading
national research university and the state of New Jerseys
preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education.
Established in 1766 and celebrated a milestone 250th anniversary in
2016, the university is the eighth oldest higher education
institution in the United States. More than 70,800 students and
27,000 faculty and staff learn, work, and serve the public at
Rutgers locations across New Jersey and around the world.
Rutgers UniversityNew Brunswick took root over 250 years ago. We
are the states most comprehensive intellectual resourcethe flagship
campus of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, as
designated by the Association of American Universities. We are the
regions most high-profile public research institution and a leading
national research center with a global impact.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a
Instructional Designer (ID) for the Center for Online & Hybrid
Learning. Reporting to the Assistant Director of Instructional
Design within Teaching and Learning with Technology ( TLT ), the ID
collaborates with faculty and staff in the design and development
of online, hybrid, and face-to-face courses involving use of a
learning management system.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Works collaboratively with faculty and provide recommendations on
pedagogical best practices as they relate to the delivery of online
Performs regular needs assessments, material production, and
research as it relates to online instruction.
Provides Learning Management System ( LMS ) and related educational
technology workshops and hands-on training to faculty and
administrative staff as necessary.
Collaborates with faculty to develop and design online course
Facilitates the process of developing and revising courses by
maintaining close coordination among instructional development
specialists, instructional technologists, academic stakeholders,
and information technology staff.
Evaluates and ensures the quality, accuracy, and effectiveness of
Recommends policies and procedures that improve the course quality,
development and revision process, and promotes collaboration,
partnerships, and relationships among departments.
Identifies and help resolve ethical and legal implications of
Position Status Full Time Hours Per Week Daily Work Shift FLSA
Exempt Grade 05 Position Salary Annual Minimum Salary 67016.000
Annual Mid Range Salary 84775.000 Annual Maximum Salary 102534.000
Standard Hours 37.50 Union Description Admin Assembly (MPSC)
Payroll Designation PeopleSoft Benefits Information about the
benefits provided to Rutgers employees can be found at: Seniority
Unit Terms of Appointment Staff - 12 month Position Pension
Eligibility ABP Minimum Education and Experience
Certifications/Licenses Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Possess a strong knowledge of pedagogy including how to design
lessons, develop objectives, and align them with appropriate
Knowledge of principles, practices, and techniques of designing,
developing, delivering, and evaluating educational programs.
Good interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills.
Ability to facilitate and present instructional materials; assess
technology and software programs and identify advantages and
limitations of using various technologies for instructional
purposes; effectively communicate technical information to a
non-technical audience; and establish cooperative working
strong understanding of Canvas.
Experience as an educator or instructional designer.
First level Quality Matters ( APPQMR ) certified or equivalent such
as OLCs OSCQR Course Design Review
Prior teaching experience
Experience using technologies to produce multimedia content
(Camtasia, Powtoons, Adobe Premier Pro, Final Cut, Avid, Adobe
After Effects) or content creation tools (Adobe Captivate or
Prior employment in an academic setting or experience working
directly with higher education staff and/or faculty.
Macbook Pro (both OSX and Virtual Windows operating system)
Microsoft Office Suite daily use
Learning Management systems (Canvas, Moodle, Sakai, Blackboard)
Video Hosting platforms such as Kaltura
Web conferencing software such as Zoom, WebEx, Microsoft Teams, and
Respondus Lockdown Browser, Respondus Monitor, and Assessment
Adobe Creative Suite
Content creation software such as Adobe Captivate and Articulate
Student response systems such as iClicker, TurningPoint, or
Video editing software such as Camtasia, Adobe Premier, Final Cut
Animation software such as Powtoons or Adobe After Effects
Physical Demands and Work Environment Special Conditions Posting
Number 21ST1005 Posting Open Date 04/22/2021 Special Instructions
to Applicants Regional Campus Rutgers University-New Brunswick Home
Location Campus Cook (RU-New Brunswick) Location Details
New Brunswick, NJ 08901