Instructional Design Consultant
Inclusive Excellence Statement
At Ball State University, inclusiveness and freedom of expression
are a part of our enduring values and inform all of our efforts. We
encourage applicants to familiarize themselves with our Inclusive
to learn more about our commitment and to
identify how you might contribute to these efforts.
Benefits and Community
Length of Assignment
Fiscal Year - FT Contract
Support faculty and subject matter experts in the development of
credit and non-credit online offerings, including
micro-credentials, badges, workshops, bootcamps, and other
short-term learning modules.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in instructional
design/technology, educational technology or relevant field.
Three to five years of relevant experience working with
instructional design and technology including familiarity with
learning management systems and content development applications in
Authorization to work in the US
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be
employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Masters degree in instructional design/technology or educational
technology or relevant field.
Experience designing online courses; experience conducting or
producing research in the area of instructional design, course
support, teaching and learning, or teaching with technology.
Requires successful completion of a background check and education
Position Title(s) Supervised
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity
within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with
disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to
apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration
for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression,
national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any
other legally protected status.
About Ball State University
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an
attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately
22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight
academic colleges that offer 120 undergraduate programs. We offer
more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist
degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. We
engage students in educational, research, and creative endeavors
that empower our graduates to have fulfilling careers and
meaningful lives enriched by lifelong learning and service, while
we enhance the economic, environmental, and social vitality of our
community, our state, and our world.
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Duties & Responsibilities
Consult on new program development for the Lifetime Learning
Develop educational content in collaboration with faculty and
subject matter experts in the BrightSpace learning management
Create new templates for instructional modules and interactive
exercises in the BrightSpace. Communicate with BrightSpace
consultants on development of new content templates as
Contribute to the community of inquiry and good practice in the
areas of instructional support, pedagogy, faculty development and
learner experience. Encourage use of innovative solutions,
including the use of technologies and best pedagogical strategies
Work and collaborate within a team environment to provide
educational services and good practice related to teaching and
learning with faculty and subject matter experts, inter- and
Maintain contemporary knowledge bases on instruction, teaching and
learning, and faculty development.
Engage in annual program evaluation. Collaborate with Lifetime
Learning Initiative team to maintain and regularly assess and
enhance non-credit course offerings. Engage in regular meetings
related to new program identification and planning.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Number of Vacancies
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Applications Accepted Through Date
Open Until Filled
Information regarding transcripts
The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official
transcripts showing the highest related degree earned is required
at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification
will be conducted.
Special Instructions Summary
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- Cover Letter
- Undergraduate Transcripts
- Master's Transcripts