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 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.