MNSCU Instructional Technology Support in Rosemount, Minnesota

DAKOTA COUNTY TECHNICAL COLLEGE

1300 145th Street East

Rosemount, MN 55068Posted on: November 28, 2016

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Position:MnSCU Academic Professional 2 (Unclassified MAPE)Instructional Technology Support

Appointment:Full-timeUnlimited

Application Deadline:December 12, 2016

Send materials to:http://agency.governmentjobs.com/dctc/default.cfmFollow the online instructionsand complete application, by deadline

Contact:Human Resources DepartmentEmail: hr@dctc.eduPhone: (651) 423-8411

Responsibilities:

This position is responsible for D2L / BrightSpace training and support, researching, understanding and implementing new technologies and software for instructional and business purposes. The objective of the position is to provide technical support and oversight to faculty and staff on educational applications of technologies while maintaining sound pedagogy/andragogy and business practices.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in education, instructional design, business administration or related field and two years of relevant work experience (or equivalent combination of education and work experience).

  • Knowledge of educational psychology and learning theories as they apply to the design of educational environments and materials.

  • Experience in the design and delivery of training and workshops on various emerging technologies and computer applications in relation to effective pedagogy/andragogy and business practices.

  • Experience and skills in the systematic design of instruction for online, blended/hybrid and traditional courses.

  • Knowledge and skills in assessment and evaluation strategies and practices for varied course delivey methods.

  • Experience designing online courses, certificates and/or degrees.

  • Proficient user of computer-based technology in educational environments.

  • Proficient in the use of office productivity applications.

  • Proficient in the use of learning management systems.

  • Skillful in the use of video and audio productivity applications.

  • Competent and applicable use of Internet-based technologies to communicate with others and integrate into course design.

  • Ability to become competent in computer applications and new technology tools with little or no direction from others.

  • Excellent project management and leadership abilities.

  • Ability to explain complex concepts and processes verbally and in writing to diverse population of people with varying levels of experience and knowledge.

  • Experience in prioritizing and sequencing projects and setting goals to achieve desired outcomes.

  • Ability to maintain professional interactions and relationships with diverse internal and external constituents.

  • Ability to exhibit innovation in use of technology, programming, course design, and in guidance given to faculty, administrators, and staff.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience using D2L/Brightspace Understand the Quality Matters program, rubrics, and processes. Understand of MnSCU, State on Minnesota , and federal policies to ensure compliance related to online and blended/hybird learning.

  • Understanding of the various programs and initiatives on campus with the ability to develop new or existing support systems to address the needs of the college and in congruence with existing initiatives.

  • Understanding of the governance and decision-making processes of MnSCU institutions.

Application Procedure:

The online application can be accessed at:http://agency.governmentjobs.com/dctc/default.cfm

Links:

  • For more information about the college, please visithttp://http://www.dctc.edu/

  • Employment for this position is covered by the collective bargaining agreement for the Minnesota Association of Professional Employees which can be found at:http://www.mn.gov/mmb/employee-relations/labor-relations/labor/mape.jsp

NOTICE: In accordance with the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities (MnSCU) Vehicle Fleet Safety Program, employees driving on college/university business who use a rental or state vehicle shall be required to conform to MnSCU’s vehicle use criteria and consent to a Motor Vehicle Records check.

Minnesota State Colleges and Universities is an Equal Opportunity employer/educator committed to the principles of diversity. We prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or membership in a local commission as defined by law. As an affirmative action employer, we actively seek and encourage applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and individuals with protected veteran status.

All applicants must be able to lawfully accept employment in the United States at the time of employment. For TTY, call Minnesota Relay Service at 7-1-1- or 1-800-627-3529.