6 days old


CHICAGO, Illinois 60611
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Part Time

Title:                          Instructional Designer         

Department:         Clinical Learning Environment Review (CLER) Program

Reports To:                Director, Institutional Outreach and Collaboration

Project period:            1/21/2019-12/31/2019

Hourly Rate:                 Part time, $70-$100/hr.

This is position involves designing and producing instructional materials and multimedia elements in support of blended professional development programs and continuing education offerings delivered through a learning management system, as a web-based solution, and as a hybrid course. The Instructional Designer must have strong and dynamic design skills and experience.

The Instructional Designer will develop new online learning opportunities, select methods, techniques, and technologies for delivering continuing education programs, and provide hands-on support to instructors and participants in the use of online system and tools.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conceive and develop ideas to optimize the user interface and learning experiences for self-paced modules and individual professional development programs, as well as relationship- and community-based approaches with groups of professionals; design elements and the user interface should enhance online teaching and learning, increase faculty member/instructor/presenter presence and voice (where appropriate), and improve the quality and capacity for web-based delivery of professional development.
  • Select and implement the most appropriate and effective methods, techniques, and technologies for delivering online and blended professional development programs.
  • Design and develop user interface elements, instructional media pieces, interactive activities, and other digital assets that integrate successfully into the ACGME’s learning management system and into web-based solutions.
  • Develop applications of new digital media technologies and methods for learning and instruction, including mobile technologies, social media, group projects, online collaboration, and synchronous class meetings and group work.
  • Collaborate with the ACGME’s Office of Distance Learning to develop applications of new instructional technologies and methods for learning and instruction, including mobile technologies, social media, group projects, and online collaboration.
  • Stay current on emerging learning technologies, trends in distance learning in higher education, best practices for online professional development, and effective practices for teaching and learning online.
  • Other duties as assigned


Education, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Bachelor’s degree in instructional design or a related field required. Master's degree desirable.
  • Five-seven years relevant experience developing online teaching materials and designing learning activities required.
  • Experience working with faculty members and content experts in a higher education environment required.
  • Solid understanding of web standards, compression, and best practices required.
  • Experience with learning management systems and online solutions required.
Posted: 2019-01-11 Expires: 2019-02-10

Share this job:


CHICAGO, Illinois 60611

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast