eLearning Specialist College of Media University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign The

eLearning Specialist

College of Media

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has an opening for an eLearning Specialist in the College of Media. This position will provide the College with in-house expertise to assist faculty with developing hybrid and online courses, provide on-going support to existing programs, and help the College innovate in teaching and learning in order to build on our current offerings. The

Specialist is responsible for learning technology, classroom support, and online course

development projects. This includes working

directly with faculty on the design, development, and management of online courses; applying

various learning theories, teaching strategies,

instructional design models, best practices in

online and in-person education; and integrating educational technologies to improve teaching

effectiveness and student learning experiences. The Specialist also contributes to the overall growth and improvement of Media Tech’s


Candidates are required to have a Bachelor’s

degree in an educational technology or related field and at least one year of professional

experience with educational technology;

experience working directly with faculty in higher education; proven successful work experience in e-learning instructional design and development technology; experience working as part of a team. See full list of position requirements at


Applicants should create a candidate profile at

http://jobs.illinois.edu. All requested information must be submitted for an application to be

considered complete. Full consideration will be given to applications received by January 19, 2021. Applicants may be interviewed before the closing date; however, no hiring decision will be made until after that date. The review will

continue until the position has been filled. For

further information regarding application

procedures, you may contact Jane Dowler at

217.333.2351 or dowler@illinois.edu.

The U of I is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled

http://go.illinois.edu/EEO that participates in the federal e-Verify program and participates in a background check program focused on prior

criminal or sexual misconduct history.”