|Job Title||Instructional Designer|
|Organization Name||College of Medicine & Health Sciences|
|About University||Khalifa University of Science and Technology
Khalifa University is a world-class,research-intensive institution in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The University’s mission is to seamlessly integrate research and education to produce world leaders and critical thinkers in science, engineering and medicine, and also to be a catalyst towards AbuDhabi’s 2030 vision for a knowledge-based economy. Khalifa University has three campuses in the city of Abu Dhabi – the KU Main Campus, Masdar City Campus and the Sas Al Nakhl Campus, the latter two housing the internationally renowned Masdar and Institute and Petroleum Institute, respectively.
|Brief Description||Reporting to the Program Directorfor Teaching and Learning in the Office of Faculty Affairs, the InstructionalDesigner plays an integral role in developing strategies and advancingexperiences that promote faculty development and enhance the learning environment.The primary role of the instructional designer is to create, select and/orsuggest instructional technologies, learning strategies and experiences toenhance student and faculty performance, skills, knowledge, information andattitude in order to promote achievement of program goals and learningoutcomes.|
|Job Requirement||Required QualificationsMA degree or higher in instructionaldesign, educational technology or similar relevant fieldRequired ExperienceThis role requires a minimum of 7 to9 years of experience in curriculum design and/or instructional technology. Thefollowing attributes and list of experiences are required:Previous working experience ininstructional design (minimum 5 years) at the university level.In-depth knowledge of learningtheories and instructional design modelsPrevious working experience withcourse development software Management experience with at leastone learning management systems (e.g. Moodle)Basic HTML and Flash programmingknowledgeVisual design skills (Dreamweaver,Photoshop, Illustrator) Ability to write effective copy,instructional text, audio and video scriptsLearns quickly and respondseffectively to changing operational needs and circumstances|
|How To Apply||A complete application includes curriculum vitae, cover letter, photo and the names and contact information of three references.|