University of Nevada, Las Vegas - UNLV
Instructional Art Manager
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - UNLV

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Instructional Art Manager, UNLV Online Education. The Instructional Art (IA) Manager works to develop a campus culture that embraces digital teaching and learning by supporting instructional artists as they engage faculty in online and hybrid course development and revision.

  • Full time
  • Las Vegas, United States
  • Requires Master's degree
February 15, 2019
Responsibilities

ROLE of the POSITION
The Instructional Art (IA) Manager works to develop a campus culture that embraces digital teaching and learning by supporting instructional artists as they engage faculty in online and hybrid course development and revision.

The IA Manager uses a growth mindset (Dweck, 2007) to help the instructional art team function as members of a supportive OE team. 

The IA Manager has strong pedagogical knowledge, art expertise, online education experience, and collaborative supervisory skills that promote best practices in instructional art.

The Instructional Art (IA) Manager:

  • supports instructional artists and faculty through the course design and development stages
  • evaluates OE courses for consistency with art standards and best practices
  • identifies and organizes resources for skill and knowledge development for OE instructional artists
  • brings research-based perspectives to the art and science of instructional art.

The IA Manager collaborates with the instructional design and instructional applications programming staff.

The IA Manager also supports OE by working on issues, programs or projects at the request of the Director.

 
APPLICATION DETAILS
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Instructional Art Manager, UNLV Online Education [R0113446]

For more information, please visit https://www.unlv.edu/jobs

For assistance with the application process, please contact UNLV Human Resources at (702) 895-3504 or applicant.inquiry@unlv.edu.

 

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Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Masters degree in Instructional Media Design, Digital Arts, Educational Technology, or related field
  • 2 years supervisory experience
  • 3-5+ years direct experience in the following areas:
    • Conceptualizing and transforming textual materials to visual elements 
    • Using appropriate educational technology to enhance teaching and learning in online courses
    • Building courses in a learning management system in a higher education setting
    • Supporting and developing a cooperative team of professionals.
    • Teaching or training in a higher education setting
  • Formal knowledge in instructional media design and learning theories, approaches, and practices, including the ability to remain current within the discipline.
  • Ability to assess and support or shift (as needed) organizational culture 
  • Growth mindset with demonstrated ability to be resilient and agile (Broza, 2015). 
  • Instructional art skills that effectively use various technologies and practices in the online experience.
  • Ability to analyze feedback from summative evaluation of OE classes and develop strategies for instructional artists to use as they encourage faculty to improve student outcomes. 
  • Ability to support communities of practice in digital teaching and learning.
  • Adept at providing support for multiple courses in a variety of disciplines.

Preferred Qualifications:

  •  5+ years experience working in higher education
  •  Higher education staff supervisory experience
  •  Expertise in Canvas 
Who You Are

 

 

Who We Are

University of Nevada, Las Vegas - UNLV

UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution of approximately 31,000 students and more than 3,900 faculty and staff that is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a research university with high research activity. UNLV offers a broad range of respected academic programs and is on a path to join the top tier of national public research universities. The university is committed to recruiting and retaining top students and faculty, educating the region's diversifying population and workforce, driving economic activity through increased research and community partnerships, and creating an academic health center for Southern Nevada that includes the launch of a new UNLV School of Medicine. UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two satellite campuses in Southern Nevada. For more information, visit us online.

Job Function
Instructional Designer
Industry
Higher Education