About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an independent, culturally
diverse institution providing quality education and research in
aviation, aerospace, engineering and other related fields with
residential campuses located in Daytona Beach, Florida and
Prescott, Arizona. The University’s Worldwide campus provides
educational opportunities online and at approximately 130 locations
throughout the United States, Asia, Europe, and Central/South
As the largest and most comprehensive aviation and
aerospace-focused university in the world, Embry-Riddle is a unique
institution. Over the past 90 years, the University has evolved
with the industry to break new ground and produce top-level
graduates who serve the ever-changing needs of aviation and
aerospace and other STEM-related disciplines. Embry-Riddle offers
programs in seven primary fields of study including: Applied
Science; Aviation; Business; Computers and Technology; Engineering;
Safety, Security and Intelligence; and Space.
For Academic Year 2020-21, there were over 10,700 undergraduate,
graduate, and doctoral students that attended the University’s
residential campuses and approximately 32,700 students in total
enrolled with the University around the world.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide is currently
accepting applications for Associate Director of Digital Pedagogy
within the Academic Innovation Team. The Associate Director of
Digital Pedagogy will play a key role in teaching and learning for
the ERAU Worldwide Campus. The Academic Innovation team is made up
of diverse skill sets and individuals, including Software
Developers, UX Research Analysts, eLearning Support Specialists,
Instructional Technologists, Instructional Designers, and
Instructional Consultants. The team works collaboratively to apply
expertise to create and implement innovative solutions and to
identify tools and technologies that address big challenges in
education. The ideal candidate will seek to constantly innovate
through continued evaluation of existing solutions and by staying
informed about industry trends.
The Associate Director of Digital Pedagogy will work as part of the
Larger Academic Innovation Division within the Rothwell Center for
Teaching and Learning Excellence (RCTLE). RCTLE supports
ERAU-Worldwide faculty as they provide outstanding educational
experiences to our students. The Associate Director of Digital
Pedagogy will have the opportunity to make a lasting impact on
course design and faculty engagement through training,
collaboration and scholarship.
Job Responsibilities Include:
- Collaborating with RCTLE team, Academic Innovation
counterparts, ERAU-Worldwide departments, and college leaders to
create a culture of quality course design and delivery
- Provide training related to design and implementation
standards, curriculum development, alignment and authentic
- Supervise and support the RCTLE mission by overseeing Digital
Assets that support faculty development and encourage continuous
- Engage with professional organizations such as Quality Matters
and OLC and conduct research to stay current in best practices in
course development, teaching, and learning.
- Master's degree in e ducation, curriculum and instruction,
instructional design, educational Leadership, instructional
technology, or a related field.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
- Must be familiar with new and effective models and practices in
developing, mapping, and delivering curriculum as well as
instructional design methods.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
- Certifications for QM, OSCR, OLC, or other standards is
- Online and Higher Ed teaching experience preferred.