Instructional Technologist (Information Technology Consultant, Foundation Level) / ITS - Academic Te (2019-01010)

  • San Bernardino
  • San Bernardino, California
  • Aug 03, 2020
Full Time Information Technology and Communication Services

Job Description

Description:
Employment Status: Full time, temporary (1 year), non-exempt position.

Work Schedule: Generally, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

First Review Deadline: The review of applications will begin on January 2, 2020.

Current employees will be given preferred consideration.

CSU San Bernardino seeks a dynamic, energetic and self-motivated individual to provide support, collaboration, and research/testing in instructional technology. This staff member will report directly to the Academic Technologies & Innovation Assistant Director, and will work with a team of talented instructional technologists and designers in the department. The instructional technologist will research and test new applications and technologies for use in on-site, hybrid, and online courses; will collaborate with instructional designers on integrating such applications into courses the former are developing, and will provide support to faculty as needed in a variety of academic technologies.

Functions include but are not limited to:
Research, explore and assist in making recommendations for academic software and tools for use by faculty and others.
Monitor academic technology trends.
Collaborate with instructional designers in ATI in researching, reviewing providing recommendations, implementing, and defining best practices on new and emerging instructional technology tools.
Provide telephone and in-person support and consultation for faculty on Blackboard learning management system and other academic technologies.
Assist in training faculty using new emerging technologies and equipment.
In collaboration with the ATI Leadership, create and support strategies to increase web-enhanced, hybrid and online instruction at CSUSB.
Perform other related duties as assigned.

Candidates must have the following:
Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in a related field.
Ability to take initiative on researching, using, and teaching others to use current and new academic technologies.
Demonstrated use proficiency in multimedia tools, social media, and mobile technologies.
High level of digital fluency.
Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative environment.
Strong oral and written communication skills; attention to detail.

Preferred Qualifications:
Six months experience in instructional technology work as described above, or related work.
Master's degree in Educational Technology, Instructional Design or a closely related field from a regionally accredited program.
Knowledge of learning models and learning-related research
Proficiency in graphic design, universal design, and/or LX (learner experience) design.
Previous professional experience working in a higher education environment.
Experience with learning management systems, Blackboard preferred
Demonstrated experience with project management and the ability to meet milestones and deadlines.

Essential Skills and Abilities:
Ability to take initiative on researching, using, and teaching others to use current and new academic technologies
demonstrated use proficiency in multimedia tools, social media, and mobile technologies
high level of digital fluency
demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative environment
strong oral and written communication skills; attention to detail
patience
a positive attitude

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

The person holding this position is considered a `mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

California State University, San Bernardino is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status.

This position may be "Designated" under California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This would require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within 6 months of assuming office and every 2 years thereafter. Visit the Human Resources Conflict of Interest webpage link for additional information: http://hrd.csusb.edu/conflictInterest.html

This position adheres to CSU policies against Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, and Sexual Violence, including Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking. This requires completion of Sexual Violence Prevention Training within 6 months of assuming employment and on a two-year basis thereafter. (Executive Order 1096)
Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

Job Address

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